Exhibitions/Installations · Inspiration/Musings

Pick 3

Good morning, or afternoon/evening. I am hoping my friends that read this blog/post will help me decide which images from the ones below, to send in to New Glass Review for their consideration. I have to choose 3. Please leave your 3 choices in the comment section below. Thank you for your time with this,… Continue reading Pick 3

Exhibitions/Installations · nanopod-courses+workshops

Amphibia: Anura Nest

Some recent pieces incorporate various prong and tab settings. Showing students alternative methods for setting stones in their own home studios without the use of a torch. The above techniques are demo’d during my 8 week, Metal + Glass course. Courses start September 12th & 13th 2011 http://www.nanopod.tv/nano_classes.html

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metal + glass

Out of my private studio in Toronto, Ontario I hold 8 week courses in ‘metal + glass’. These courses cover a wide range of techniques/process used in Goldsmithing, Silversmithing, and Flameworking. I generally cover a different process every evening of the course. From fabrication through piercing and sawing copper sheet, Sterling silver ring band sizing,… Continue reading metal + glass

Exhibitions/Installations · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

Day of the dead

That’s today, Dia de los Muertos. I’ve spent most of the day working on web stuff, mine and other people’s. My January 5th metal + glass course filled this afternoon. This Thursday the ‘After School Project‘ begins. Me, my studio and a group of nine year olds. They’re going to have a serious blast of… Continue reading Day of the dead

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Ring Band Workshop at nanopod: Hybrid Studio

Thursday evening was the last workshop nanopod will be hosting for a while as I get ready to set sail for Brooklyn this upcoming Tuesday en route to the Penland School of Crafts! Dave & Alexi celebrated their 9th anniversary by creating each other sterling silver rings bands- check them out 🙂 Other students added… Continue reading Ring Band Workshop at nanopod: Hybrid Studio