If you do an online search for “Enamel Metal Clay” you will discover a world of color and beauty. Enamel adds another dimension to what otherwise could be a black and silver world.
Glass based or vitreous enamel can be used to embellish fine silver, “960” silver, or any pure metal. This course teaches the very basics to get you started.There are five videos.
Also included is a downloadable “Enameling Document,” which includes the steps for the basic enameling process, tips about color, and links to resources (books, DVDs, websites, articles, places to purchase enamels, & online videos) and more.
Kris designs and makes fine and sterling silver, minuscule sculptures, pendants, earrings, charms, and rings. Her work features landscapes, wildlife, and tracks. Her main medium is precious metal clay.
Kris is a PMC Senior Instructor certified by PMC Connection and Rio-Rewards Certified by RioGrande.
In 2012 Kris “passed with distinction the certification review” by the Montana Arts Council, signaling that she has developed a sustainable business in art. The additional honor of distinction was awarded based on a demonstrated depth of understanding of her art and the development of a strong brand suited for her specific business niche.
Kris is currently teaching, maintaining her silver business, and working on submissions to the Metal Clay Masters Registry. She is listed as a Master in the Masters Registry, achieving Level 1 in 2017 and Level 2 in 2018.