MIDWEST ARTISAN SHOW

MIDWEST ARTISAN SHOW
DoubleTree-Chesterfield, Missouri
16625 Swingley Ridge Road
Chesterfield, MO 63017

EVA SHERMAN

MONDAY, AUGUST 3rd

Metal Clay Alchemy 10a-4p

TUESDAY, AUGUST 4TH

Faux Channel Set Ring 10a-1p

Faux Eternity Ring 2p-5p

Embellished Stone Ring 6p-9p

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5th

Gallery Wire Ring 10a-1p

Hot Wired Ring 2p-5p

Artisan Market 5p-8p

MORE INFORMATION

 

 

 

 

CARRIE STORY

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6th

Luscious Leather Bracelet 9a-12p

Silver Flower Earrings 1p-5p

Artisan Market 5p-8p

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7th

CAMP PMC Course 101 Day 1 9a-5p

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8th

CAMP PMC Course 101 Day 2 9a-5p

Artisan Market 5p-8p

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9th

CAMP PMC Course 103 Day 1 9a-5p

Artisan Market 5p-8p

MONDAY, AUGUST 10th

CAMP PMC Course 103 Day 2 9a-5p

 

 

Classes and Artisan Market

All jewlery classes will require registration prior to attendance. To register, click the links below or go to the Learning Center pages.

The Artisan Market is open to the public! Shop for jewelry and jewelry making supplies. Find incredible art and unique designs from master jewelry makers Carrie Story and Eva Sherman.

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

DoubleTree Chesterfield, Missouri

16625 Swingley Ridge Road

Chesterfield, MO 63017

DoubleTree Website

(636) 532-5000

 

Special room rates for our group- mention 'Clay Revolution Jewelry Making Class' when reserving room

$101 +tax for standard rooms & $109 +tax for junior suites; must reserve rooms by July 14th, 2020 for discount

Eva Sherman's Classes

Metal Clay Alchemy REGISTER

If you prefer a bit of rough in your designs, creating rings with metal clay may be right up your alley! In this class students will create up to 4 metal clay rings, while adding faceted stones, and an optional gold accent. Students will also learn to allow for shrinkage to be sure their rings are the right size.

Faux Channel Set Ring REGISTER

Encase a strand of semi precious stones in an inside out sheet of textured metal to create a faux channel set ring. Students will learn, soldering, fabrication, and finishing. NOTE: Class involves hammering, students may want to bring ear protection.

Faux Eternity Ring REGISTER

Encase a strand of soldered tube set CZ’s in an inside out sheet of textured metal to create a faux eternity ring. Students will learn, soldering, fabrication, and finishing. NOTE: Class involves hammering, students may want to bring ear protection.

Embellished Stone Ring REGISTER

In this class students will make a custom decorative setting for a beautiful stone using gallery and bead wire.

Gallery Wire Ring REGISTER

Use gallery wire to capture a cabochon as well as decorate the ring shank!

Hot Wired Ring REGISTER

Use wire to create a ring shank and add a tube set CZ (or two) for bling!

CARRIE STORY'S CLASSES

Luscious Leather Bracelet REGISTER

Have fun and make an awesome leather bracelet! Learn to use simple Bronze Metal Clay components to create stunning jewelry. In this class, you will learn how to work with leather cord and crystals to assemble great bracelet designs. You will have a selection of pre-fired metal clay components and you'll learn to polish and assemble your pieces. Carrie will show you how to polish your pieces quickly and to a high shine. Then, you will learn how to string the pieces onto leather cord to create this stunning bracelet. After assembly, you will set crystals to highlight your components and create a beautiful finish. No experience required.

Silver Flower Earrings REGISTER

Learn how to make fine silver earrings! No experience necessary! Learn how to sculpt silver metal with simple tools right in the palm of your hand. You will learn to create ultra delicate and detailed pieces of silver metal clay, construct, set stones, fire and patina to enhance the design. Carrie will provide detailed instructions and demonstrations while you make two intricate silver earrings. You will have access to a variety of tools and equipment to help you decide what would be best for your future projects. This is a great class to take before Camp PMC Course 101.

Camp PMC Course 101 Fundamentals of Metal Clay REGISTER

In this two-day course, students will learn all of the fundamental skills required to work with metal clays and be successful with all PMC products.

Students will practice all of the fundamental techniques including rolling, texturing, cutting, carving, sculpting, molding, refining, firing and polishing. Extra time will be taken to discuss firing processes and each student will practice torch firing along with kiln firing.

Students will make five projects including a pair earrings with a firable stone, a double textured pendant with syringe detail, wrapped beads, a sculpted toggle clasp and a wrapped ring with a firable stone. The class will utilize PMC3, PMC Flex and PMC OneFire 950 clays to ensure each student learns the appropriate usage of each type of clay.

Camp PMC Course 103 Soldering & Fusing REGISTER

This course teaches students the basic techniques of soldering sterling silver, copper, brass and metal clays. As well as fusing fine silver, Argentium and metal clays.

Students will make four projects including fine silver post earrings, fine silver and Argentium fused earrings, .950 OneFire soldered ring with a stone and a .950 OneFire, copper/brass pendant with a stone.

Camp PMC Course 101 is a pre-requisite.

 

ARTISAN JEWELRY FOR SALE

Our Midwest Artisan Show will showcase pieces made by Carrie Story and Eva Sherman.

Carrie Story is a renowned metal clay artist certified in PMC. She is the owner of Clay Revolution and manufacturer of Five Star Metal Clay. Carrie's jewelry designs evoke an organic natural design with a flare towards sparkle. Carrie will have finished jewelry as well as artisan jewelry components for creating your own work.

Eva Sherman began beading as a way to spend more time with her daughters but soon became hopelessly addicted. In 2005 she gave up her architectural career for the opportunity to spend all her time among beads, and opened the Grand River Bead Studio in Cleveland, Ohio. Eva now happily spends most days in the studio creating, writing and teaching, but has been known to take her show on the road. The author of two books, "Organic Wire & Metal Jewelry" & "Cool Copper Cuffs", Eva prefers to design in an organic and unstructured style.

During the Popup Show, you can expect to find one-of-a-kind pieces, necklaces, earrings, pendants, bracelets and rings made of silver, copper and bronze metals. There will be a variety of unique items that are sure to catch your eye.

Carrie Story & Eva Sherman will be on site during the show to answer any questions you may have about jewelry creation!