Well folks, it's that time again! Each month we ask the question, "What Are You Working on Now?" and we eagerly await a peek at your jewelry bench! We love to see inside your studios and hear about how your work is evolving. Each month we also feature the work of a random winner—who, in addition to getting a moment in The Studio spotlight, wins a $20 Rio credit!
This month’s winner is Alex Anderson, a metalsmith and artist who lives in Mendocino, CA. Here are a few words from Alex's website, "As a child I grew up in a house full of antiques; books, furniture, buttons, pictures, and various heirlooms passed down from generation to generation....I am interested in taking everyday objects, such a tape measure, a stamp, or a porcelain doll and elevating them to a height of importance and preciousness."
Here's what's on Alex's bench right now:
I am working on a new honeycomb series, fabricated from Sterling Silver, 23k Keum Boo (materials from Rio Grande!), and Resin.
Alex's Website, Alex Anderson, features lots of interesting pieces including some unique reuse of vintage game pieces and scrimshaw like I've never seen before. Here are a few of Alex's pieces:
We'll announce our next What Are You Working On Now? contest here at The Studio on May 1. It'll be a little different from usual, but it'll be GREAT—so, be sure to check in on May 1 for all the details!Comment on this article
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