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Enameling Techniques for Beginners

…a feel for color. You can design a piece by repeating one technique or learning to combine techniques. If you are enameling samples of the technique on 3″ round or…

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Enameling On Fine Silver Metal Clay

Enameling on pieces made from Precious Metal Clay is a joy! The clay is malleable and will take any shape or texture: it handles like ordinary clay before it is…

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Metalsmith ’85 Winter: Book Reviews

…therefore, that even a technical book about enameling will take the time to encourage good design and stimulate creativity. The text of Enamels, Enameling, Enamelists does not attempt to do…

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Gabor Forgo

…cm. Copper cut, bent and enameled. 2007. The pieces are glued together after enameling. What do you find appealing about enameling? Fortune Key #12. 15×6 cm. 2007. This is a…

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Enameling Tips: Enamel Suppositions

…for Basse Taille. The gas bubbles have created a pattern that might not have been expected or wanted. Related articles: Enameling Tips: Cause and Effect Enameling Tips: Ritual Over Knowledge…

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Award-winning artist Karen Jablonski

…After All, by Karen Jablonski. 6” square, watercolor enamel on steel tile. When and how did you become involved in enameling? I became involved in enameling in 1996, in a…

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Enameling Tips: Ritual Over Knowledge

…permanantly locked into view as a row of bubbles. Counter enameling should occur with a minimum of time lapse. Related articles: Enameling Tips: Cause and Effect Enameling Tips: Enamel Suppositions…

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Origins, Evolution and the Practice of Enameling

enameling. Kristin Anderson, Moon Ripple Necklace, silver, enamel, moonstone, 3″ w. Origins, Evolution and the Practice of Enameling Enamel is only one of the several names used to describe variations…

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Enamel A Current Perspective

Enamel A Current Perspective Enameling, like other mediums in the vast world of art, has seen ebbs and tides of production, enthusiasm, and admiration. We proposed this exhibition on the…

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Enamel in Academic Jewelry

…did I find? Not much. Out of a large hall showcasing exhibitions from fourteen schools, there seemed to be only three or four enamellists represented and their commitment to enameling

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Raku Enameling

Raku enameling is an exciting process. It is smelly and dirty, and one is much more kinesthetically involved than when sitting at the cloisonne table. The outcome of the process…

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Enameling Safety Issues You Should Know About

Enameling involves the firing and melting of suitable glasses onto and into metals for decorative effects. It is done at fairly high temperatures, from 1200°F (649°C) to a high kiln…

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Intro to Enameling: Double-Sided Pendant 1

…very fine mesh enamel mixed with a carrying medium. Related Links: Intro to Enameling Project 2 – Double-Sided Pendant Intro to Enameling Project 3 – Cloisonne Pendant Intro To Enameling

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James Cromar Watt

…use of the grisaille technique of painted enameling, a difficult technique, which could be used to create incredibly realistic, almost photographic, portrait miniatures. A charming study of a girl wearing…

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Collaborating with Insects

…Sharron Kree holds a BFA in enameling and silversmithing from the Cleveland Institute of Art. She has been employed as a designer for a commercial enameling company for over twenty…

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Enameling Tips: Cause and Effect

…desk. Cause and effect abound like weeds. No one can stop evolution because it is a work in progress. Related articles: Enameling Tips: Enamel Suppositions Enameling Tips: Ritual Over Knowledge…

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Intro to Enameling: Cloisonne Pendant

…attached to make a cloisonné pendant. Related Links: Intro to Enameling Project 1 – Double-Sided Pendant Intro to Enameling Project 2 – Double-Sided Pendant Intro To Enameling Workshop W.W. Carpenter…

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The Influence of Enameling

My earliest awareness of the art of enameling occurred when I was only ten or eleven years old. My father, a prominent eye surgeon, had received a few of Karl…

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Metals For Enameling

This article lists the type of metals for enameling, as well as, how to clean or prepare them for use. Copper The most commonly used metals for enameling are pure…