Inspiration/Musings · nanopod-courses+workshops · Unclassified

New experiences through amazing workshops in Toronto

Thursday evening’s class sold out, but there’s still a chance to make your own amazing display and learn how to articulate a skeleton! Bat Skeleton Articulation Workshop with guest artist, Wilder Duncan Saturday afternoon 12pm – 3pm I seriously wouldn’t miss this experience/opportunity Toronto! I am super excited that Wilder has traveled up to Canada to… Continue reading New experiences through amazing workshops in Toronto

metal + glass links · Unclassified

New pricing, gift certificates, workshops, oh MY!

Check out what’s going on over at nanopod: Hybrid Studio! Gift Certificates are available towards any of their workshops or courses OR you can customize your own. 🙂 Also, some prices have dropped, and Lab & Material fees have morphed into deposits. Making The Glass Casting workshop and Metal 2 course more affordable without breaking… Continue reading New pricing, gift certificates, workshops, oh MY!

nanopod-courses+workshops · Unclassified

Glass Casting Workshop!

Glass Casting! Personally, I really dig working with wax, sculpting and forming whether it’s additive or subtractive – I dig it! Add to that working with Gaffer casting crystal and viola! Beauty. January was the first Ars Vitraria Experimentalis {glass casting} workshop at nanopod studio. The students made gorgeous work! [above is Kris’ Femme Liquide]… Continue reading Glass Casting Workshop!

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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December Talk About: Where do you aspire to be in 5 years?

The plan is to construct a school that teaches workshops and courses in metalsmithing, flameworking, kiln casting, welding, and (on a small scale) glass blowing. On site lodging will be included (or optional), along with lovingly prepared organic, vegan, celiac, vegetarian friendly meals. Green roofs! Locally grown produce! Here’s the deal: In the next two… Continue reading December Talk About: Where do you aspire to be in 5 years?