Recipient of the First Metalwerx Artist-in-Residence Award
We are pleased to announce, metalsmith Rocio Heredia has been
awarded the first Artist-in-Residence Award from Metalwerx. During
her two month residency at Metalwerx, beginning in October, she will
teach a workshop on Chasing and Repousse and one with Professor Tom
Muir in Bowling Green State in Ohio.
For more on her workshop:
Ms. Heredia was chosen for her extranordinary talents as a
professional metalsmith and from her diverse background. Residing
in Monterrey, Mexico, Rocio is a self taught artist, and who learned
English by reading subtitles and watching American TV. As part of
the Metalwerx Community, Rocio will have an opportunity to work in a
collaborative setting and learn traditional jewelry techniques.
For more regarding Rocio, please visit her website at