metal Archive

Brian Kirk’s Rust Prints

Through August 30, you can see rust prints from the past two years at Old Ox Brewery. Read more →

Powder Coating Workshop: Clean, Durable Color

Workshop: Powder Coating Saturday & Sunday, September 14 & 15 $195 tuition & materials Registration page here Coming up this month, metal artists of all levels can learn how to add clean, durable color to their work, in a weekend workshop with instructor Ashley Buchanan. In this new two-day workshop, students will learn the Read more →

Two New Video Demos: Hammered Metal & Silk Screen Printing

We’ve just added two new instructor demos to our video demo playlist on YouTube! In the first with Michael Brehl demonstrates how to raise a copper bowl for his class, “Pound It Out: All Things Hammered.” You can watch him demonstrate the first round of raising below: In the other new video, Nancy McIntyre Read more →

Exhibition Opportunities Knock

The announcements below are courtesy of The call to artists from the Torpedo Factory, previously featured on this blog, has a deadline in less than a week! Also, three craft shows we’ve written about have deadlines April 1: the Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, the Westchester Fine Craft Show, and the Washington Read more →

Upcoming Classes and Workshops Still Have Space!

Some fall term classes at The Art League still have spots open! Check below to see what sparks your interest, and don’t forget to check back before winter term — registration opens November 7. Classes by start date: 10/21: Basic Drawing with Jim Burford 10/23: Silver Jewelry with Michael Brehl10/24: Silver Jewelry with Gretchen Read more →

Artist Lisa Vershbow Speaks at Morrison House

Morrison House Lecture Series Presents: Art and Diplomacy: A Torpedo Factory Metalsmith Makes Cultural Diplomacy with her CraftOctober 5, 6:00 – 8:00 pm   Accompanying her husband, Alexander Vershbow abroad for eleven years with three back-to-back Ambassadorships to NATO (Belgium), Russia and Korea, Lisa set up a studio and worked at each posting, made Read more →