Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
Dec
14
Dec 24

Armadillo Christmas Bazaar

  • Palmer Events Center

Come join us for a holiday art show bustling with creative energy! Live music throughout the show keeps your spirit lively while you feast your eyes on tons of great artwork. Give those on your Christmas list something thoughtful and handmade. There's plenty to chose from at the Armadillo! 

I will have my latest enameled Argentium pieces out as well as tons of new filigree and Molten Silver. Be the first to come see and try them on! Every piece is in need of a good home :) 

December 14 – December 24,
10am to 10pm daily. Food and drink from open to close. 
View the live music schedule here.

$8 for a single day pass. Kids 12 and under free.

Parking at the Palmer Events Center is $8. (Where does the $8 parking fee go? Directly to the City of Austin. They use a large portion of the funds collected to support neighboring Butler Park.) OR you can park in the neighborhoods across Barton Springs Road for free, with a bit of a walk to get to the show. 

Simple Ring Making at Creative Side
Sep
13
6:00 pm18:00

Simple Ring Making at Creative Side

Come spend four hours learning to cut, file, form, solder, sand, texture and shine metal into rings! Walk out of class knowing how to use the torch, with shiny rings on your fingers to prove it.

$99 through Living Social.

Simple Earrings at Creative Side
Jun
30
6:00 pm18:00

Simple Earrings at Creative Side

Learn to make earrings of your own design! In four hours, I'll teach you the techniques you need to form and solder metal into simple, elegant earrings. 

$99 through Living Social

Jewelry 101 at Creative Side
Jun
27
Jul 25

Jewelry 101 at Creative Side

  • Creative Side Jewelry Academy

Spend your Monday and Wednesday evenings in the studio with me, fabricating 7 projects in 8 days! This intensive curriculum will give you a full understanding of basic jewelry fabrication skills and make you comfortable soldering with the torch. 

This course will cover the following essentials: 
- Soldering
- Sawing + Piercing
- Flex Shaft techniques
- Tab Setting a Stone
- Bezel Setting a Stone
- Filing, Sanding + Finishing
- Basic Wire Working
- Texturing
- Forming Techniques

Mondays & Wednesdays, 6-10pm (No class on July 4th)

Tuition: $570

View photos from my last Jewelry 101 class here

Simple Ring Making at Creative Side
Jun
16
6:00 pm18:00

Simple Ring Making at Creative Side

  • Creative Side Jewelry Academy

Come spend four hours learning to cut, file, form, solder, sand, texture and shine metal into rings! Walk out of class knowing how to use the torch, with shiny rings on your fingers to prove it.

$99 through Living Social. 

Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
Dec
15
Dec 24

Armadillo Christmas Bazaar

  • Palmer Events Center

Come join us for a holiday art show bustling with creative energy! Live music throughout the show keeps your spirit lively while you feast your eyes on tons of great artwork. Give those on your Christmas list something thoughtful and handmade. There's plenty to chose from at the Armadillo! 

I will have my latest enameled Argentium pieces out as well as tons of new filigree and Molten Silver. Be the first to come see and try them on! Every piece is in need of a good home :) 

December 15 – December 24,
10am to 10pm daily. Food and drink from open to close.
$8 for a single day pass. Kids 12 and under free.

Parking at the Palmer Events Center is $8. (Where does the $8 parking fee go? Directly to the City of Austin. They use a large portion of the funds collected to support neighboring Butler Park.) OR you can park in the neighborhoods across Barton Springs Road for free, with a bit of a walk to get to the show. 

 

201: The Filigree Pendant
Aug
1
Aug 2

201: The Filigree Pendant

  • Creative Side Jewelry Academy

I am excited to announce I will be teaching a class at Creative Side Jewelry Academy from 10am-6pm on August 1st and 2nd.

If you have basic soldering experience and are looking to expand your jewelry skills, come learn the art of filigree with me! We will be immersed in learning for the whole weekend so you will walk out with finished pieces you can wear along with a new style of jewelry making that you can use for a lifetime. The studio space at Creative Side is set up with everything you will need, and all materials are covered by the tuition/material fee.

For all of the info, here is the official class listing. I hope to see you there!

 

West Austin Studio Tour!
May
9
May 17

West Austin Studio Tour!

  • Thornton Road Studios, Studio Q

May 9-10 & 16-17, 11am-6pm / Opening night party May 9th, 8pm-midnight

I'm happy to announce that I will be showing my jewelry with other talented artists of Creative Side Jewelry Academy for the next two weekends in Studio Q of Thornton Road Studios! This is a great collective of artists and you will be able to check out about a dozen stops all in one when you come by! I have a ton of new work that I'm excited to get out there into the world, and I would love for some of it to be yours!

If you would like a copy of the beautiful catalog they have put together with info on all of the stops on the tour plus a map of the whole thing, pick up one for free at any Austin Public Library! 

There will be a special opening night party on May 9th starting at 8pm, and you can join the Facebook event for more details here. 

For more info, check out the event organizer, Big Medium, and the WEST event page.

See you this weekend! 

Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
Dec
16
Dec 24

Armadillo Christmas Bazaar

  • Palmer Events Center

It's almost time for the Armadillo to come on through again with a sack full of presents! I'll have my jewelry on display in the same booth with Steve Kriechbaum (skriechbaum.com) and Gail Kincaid (gkincaid.com), both incredibly talented jewelers. The show runs from 11am - 11pm every day with live music happening all day long. $7 will get you in the door, where you'll discover hundreds of artist booths filled to the brim with a wide array of beautiful gifts for everyone on your list! Come out and buy local for the holidays!