May I see your collection? These are scary words for any designer!
A jewelry designer conceives of piece of jewelry, executes it and then must translate the concept into other forms, shapes, colors and materials. In this class, we’ll explore your ideas, define your inspiration and develop final designs for a small cohesive collection. We’ll also look at production costs and marketing your work.
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Creating a Collection
First Session: Thu, Jan 23, 2014, 10 am - 12:30 pm
Russell O Jones
New York-based jewelry designer Russell Jones graduated as an illustrator from Rhode Island School of Design, but always had his sights set on mastering the art of metalsmithing. His career focused fully on jewelry in 2005, but he has been making it since he was a teenager. His design process starts with the stones or beads he wants to showcase, then he says "I draw until I’m happy". Russell usually builds his work out of wire and sheet metal in silver and gold. Even with his passion for craftsmanship and his forceful visionary drive, Russell ensures that ‘spectacular’ does not equal ‘over the top’. How do people describe his work? Modern, well designed, unfussy.Click here to view other classes taught by this instructor.
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Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St
Room: S353, 3rd Fl, S Bldg
Price: from $460.00
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