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Metalwerx Artist-In-Residence

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

Karen Christians
50 Guinan St.
Waltham, MA 02451
Ph: 781/891-3854
Fx: 781/891-3857
email: @Karen_Christians
Board Member of SNAG

Dear Karen,

Thank you for giving me the wonderful opportunity to work, study and
teach at Metalwerx. Thank you, professor Muir, for your kind
invitation to teach a class at the Bowling Green University.

I am truly excited and looking forward to my trip to the US.

Best regards,
Rocio Heredia
designer metalsmith |

Rocio; Hello; I hope that Bowling Green State University is the one
in Ohio. If it is it’s close to me and I would be interested in
attending. Please let me know the dates, etc.

Eric Schmidt

Dear Eric, I will be offering a Repousse Workshop at Green Bowl State
University in Ohio on October 25-26. For those of you who are in
the Ohio area, and are interested, please contact Tom P. Muir

Rocio Heredia

rocio heredia, designer metalsmith |