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Enameling Applications and Preparation

…by the recesses. c) Filgree enameling-walls are formed by twisted filigree wire, procedure otherwise similar to wire enameling. d) Enameling using straight cloisonne wire which is bent and soldered; enamel…

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Metals Suitable for Enameling

…procedure is recommended for enameling gold alloys. We have a limited experience enameling white gold containing gold, copper, and nickel. We see no reason why these alloys would be selected…

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The Metal Underneath

…in mind: Choose an alloy that enamels easily. Enameling 18k red gold can be difficult-but achievable-for a one-off. Enameling hundreds is asking for trouble. Whenever possible, use enameling-friendly techniques for…

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Enameling History and Revolution

…gemstones. The Arts and Crafts movement, in modern times, has made a large impact in enameling. Kenneth F. Bates, an American university educator, moved enameling out of ‘chobby art” and…

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Missouri State University: Metal Under Glass

…most important center for enameling in the United States. Cleveland’s leadership in enameling was due to two men: William Mathewson Milliken, then director of the Cleveland Museum of Art, and…

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Kenneth Bates: Dean of American Enameling

…little contemporary enameling was being done. Alexander Fischer was making enamels in England, but only one book on enameling was even available, Art Enameling on Metal written by another Englishman…

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The Enamelware of Alan Mudd

…in the making of luxury objects with traditional enameling expertise and in the teaching of these skills. Alan Mudd has focused on champlevé and in guilloche enameling in the manner…

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Expressive Art Enameling

…seventy years ago, nor is it even prominent in enameling circles. Expressive enamel art is clearly subordinate to decorative enameling at enamelist conferences. The enameling world is doing little to…

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Painting with Fire

…Early Years, 1930-1940,” which traces the origins and development of enameling in this country; “Advancing the Field, 1940-1960,” which explores the expansion of interest in and support for enameling; and…

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Large Scale Enameling at The Enamel Foundation

…scale furnace enameling is appropriate only for those having a solid foundation in enameling and who are comfortable working independently of an instructor. An experienced enamelist working alone should have…

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Enameling Care and Considerations

…interesting lapidary work being done, I wanted to have more control. My choices came down to doing my own lapidary work or enameling. To be honest, I thought, these are…

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Metalsmith Summer Programs 1984

…One session in advanced jewelry and enameling Instructors Jewelry—Wendy Ramshaw and Arline Fisch; Enameling—Joann Tanzer and an enamelist from Japan Accommodations Available in university housing Colorado Dunconor…

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Metalsmith 2003 Exhibition

…that life gets richer with exploring your history. Enameling is my way to bridge the generations of past, present, and future. MORGAN BRIG VASHON, WASHINGTON Inner Sanctum, 2002, enamel, copper,…

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An Interview with Leila Tai

…involved in enameling? I took classes at the Kulicke-Stark Academy in 1975. This is when I met both Jean Stark and Robert Kulicke. Working with Jean on the cloisonné enameling

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The Enamel Arts Foundation Goals

…symposia on the history of enameling in conjunction with other professional meetings and gatherings. The Foundation is particularly interested in supporting research and publications documenting the history of enameling in…

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The Phoenix Arises

…incredible changes as the piece cools. They are awe struck! Will they return to enameling as adults because I introduced them to enameling in grade 3? Children love to enamel…

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Champlevé Enameling

Background My formal education includes a Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering and a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering. My interest in enameling started when my son received an enameling kit…

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Enameling on Sterling Silver

…work safely. P. Alexa Foley began enameling in 1971. She studied with Joanna Stone, and then persevered with experimenting until she developed her method for enameling on sterling. She spent…

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Karl Drerup

…few Drerup enamels. Because enameling allowed him to move toward his personal ideal of the designer/craftsman, Karl Drerup decided to abandon porcelain decorating for good and to concentrate on enameling