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.
- Part I Preparations
- Part II Pre-Fire Enameling
- Part III Fire
- Part IV Post-Fire
- Part V Experimentation
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 Certification Instructor certified by PMC Connection (not longer in existence) 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.