ANN TURPIN THAYER - "Wire Wrap Jewelry"

  • 05 Dec 2009
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Every Voice In Action building @ 2851 N Country Club Rd, Conference Room, Tucson, AZ 85716, Contact: (520) 393-8828
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We are sorry that we have to cancel this workshop. All fees paid will be refunded.

THAYER GARNET RING58040a311028be871162a11d533294d8.jpgJourney into wire jewelry covering the history of wire wrap. Follow a

purist but functional approach starting with exercises with wire: tempering, twisting and binding. Projects include: making a pair of earring jackets and making a border wrap pendant.

BIO: Ann has participated in over 100 juried exhibitions over the past 10 years including Celebration of Fine Art, Scottsdale; Santa Barbara Jazz Festival; Ruidoso Art Festival; Shemer Museum ADC Show; Fountain Hills Jazz Festival & Art Show; Prescott Courthouse Arts & Crafts Show; Chair, Sonoran Festival of Fine Art, Carfree. Education: Accredited Jewelry Professional degree, Gemological Institute of America, 2007; Graduate Pearl Degree, GIA, 2008; Ann studied with Master Wire Artisan Seth Blansett, 1997-2000 and witTHAYER Pearl Cluster Ring9f1bb0cca3ee31dca83a8da529b9ff1c.jpgh Preston J. Reuther, 2000-2001.Ann’s work is in over 1000 private collections world wide, including Shirley MacLaine. She is represented by the Courtyard Gallery in New Buffalo, Michigan and the Pinetop Contemporary Fine Art Gallery in Pinetop.

SKILL LEVEL: Beginning/Intermediate

WORKSHOP FEES: $60 ADC Member/$85 Non-Member

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