Search results for:

search.cgi

Article
950 Palladium: White Metal Alloys

…popular yellow gold. The search has been on for a workable white alloy that stays white, is hypoallergenic and priced more agreeably than the often prohibitive platinum. Alloys emerging include…

Article
Eastern Europe, Sorrow

…my fingers into the caged exhibit. And still I feel its loneliness, its sorrow… We traveled to Eastern Europe in search of the history of our families. Our journey took…

Article
Metalsmith ’88 Summer: Book Reviews

…true figurative modernization of jewelry design as an applied art since the twenties and thirties . . . the most advanced figurative research of the last 20 years.” Should we…

Article
Philip Guston: Jewelry Meditating Jewelry

…the duality of nature through this form. The eclecticism of this period in American jewelry reflected a search for meaning, but illustrated the frustration of too much unchallenged information, and…

Article
The CounterSketch Studio

…be entertained. And they didn’t want to see the kinds of products they could easily find in a random Internet search. Many consumers—especially the Gen Y bridal generation—wanted “something different”……

Article
Metalsmith ’90 Spring: Book Reviews

…the necessary social, cultural economic influences that mitigated changing esthetics. Their research has uncovered a vast array of significant practitioners: D.G. Rossetti, Alfred Gilbert, Charles Ricketts, Henry Wilson, in England,……

Article
Laminae Ex Voto

…University of Oregon, Eugene. ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Research in Italy for this article was supported by a Faculty Development Research Award from the University of Oregon. My sincere thanks to Professoressa Anna…

Article
Subtle Form of Seduction

…jewelers and goldsmiths. Jewelry packaging which decorates, presents, reminds… by Arno Hoffmann Romantic staging and packaging by Heinrich Woerner A man recently visited a goldsmith’s in search of a present…

Article
Master Metalsmith Ruth Penington

…philosophies encouraged the development of fearless individualism and of originality in the arts. Penington’s life and art are marked by constant search, careful preparation, disciplined commitment and high expectations…

Article
Kiff Slemmons: Uncommon Means of Measure

…state, notably, alongside paintings, sculptures, prints and photographs by nine other artists selected from a nationwide search. Kiff chose the hand because the image is well-suited to children both visually…

Article
1984 Jewelry International Exhibition

…the piece as opposed to the maker, Drutt reiterated her search for an “excellence” that goes beyond technical expertise to “. . . a sense of originality in the work…

Article
Andrzej Boss: A Polish Top Designer

…are so surprisingly au courant and insightful. However, this is mainly an effect of his incessant search for new forms and contents of jewelry and other objects created by him….

Article
Granulation Method

…To get one’s bearings the main methods that are given in the literature are assembled here. This critical compilation should help the learner to search for his methods which despite…

Article
Studio Visit – Patty Spiro

…enough that I can leave it lit while I reposition something. One of my favorite things to do is search fl ea markets for old hammers and pliers. I’ve managed…

Article
Metalsmith 1997 Exhibition

…was too time consuming, expensive, and difficult to subcontract in the volume she needed. Andrew, brooch, 1990, brass, 3 x 3½”. Photograph by Hap Sakwa After a period of researching…

Article
The Jewelry of Holly Lee

…but Lee felt hindered by her inexperience. Searching for new techniques, she signed up for Bob Ebendorf’s jewelry workshop. She came away with the revelation that the only limit to…

Article
Bench Tool Junkies

…you search hard enough, you’ll find that most tools are available with 3/32 inch shanks. But if you can find only a 1/8 inch shank, you can chuck it up…