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[Workshop] [MA] The Enamelist Society Conference

The Enamelist Society Conference and Workshops… August 5-12 in
Beverly, MA. A wide range of experiences. Please read, share and
join us!

Kindest regards, Marianne for TES

Workshops Galore!!!

Workshops on contemporary and ancient enameling techniques, painting
with enamel, enameling on glass, forming with copper, welding copper
to make large forms that can be torch enameled, we’ve got all that
and more forbeginners through advanced enamelists. Many sought after
workshop leaders will be here to learn from and get to know as part
of our 'pop “up” community.

The Enamelist Society presents 14 workshops between August 5 and 12,
2015 at Montserrat College of Art in Beverly, MA, on the renowned
North Shore near Boston, an area near Cape Ann, and known as an
artists’ haven with galleries, museums and more. Join us for one or
two workshops, an exciting Conference, many break-out sessions, live
auction, International Juried Exhibition and Juried Student
Exhibitions, a clambake cruise out of Gloucester, the oldest seaport
and site of the Perfect Storm movie. Stay on campus, only a 10
minute walk from the ocean, and enjoy the food and ambiance of
alively New England Main Street.

We held workshop spaces for student scholarship awards, and 5
workshops will have new spaces released June 1. Others are filling
rapidly, so register now or put your name on the waiting list now!

The Enamelist Society Pre-Conference Workshops will be held August
5-7, 2015.

Gillie Hoyte Byrom - Vitreous Enamel Painting - Beginners " Spaces
opening June 1

Jessica Calderwood - Creative Mark Making

Cynthia Eid -Creative Metal Forming - Part I: Synclastic and
Anticlastic Hammering

Amy Roper Lyons -Techniques for Enriching Cloisonnee Enameling:
Adding Texture, Pattern and Markings

Jim Malenda - Enamel on 3-D Form " Spaces opening June 1

Dennis Nahabetian - Copper Electroforming over Metal Mesh, Foil and
More " Spaces opening June 1

Cappy Thompson - Grisaille Technique On Glass with Vitreous Enamels

The Enamelist Society Post-Conference Workshops will be held August
10-12, 2015.

Gillie Hoyte Byrom - Painting in Vitreous Enamel: Trying a New
Medium " Spaces opening June 1

Delia Dante - Plasma Cutting, Forming and Welding Copper and Steel

Anne Havel " In the Line of Fire: Torch-Fired Enamels

Patricia Nelson - Decals and Transfers - From Yesterday’s to
Tomorrow’s Technologies " Spaces opening June 1

Catharine Newell - Enamel on Glass Working Without Expectations: One
Glass Layer at a Time

Barbara Seidenath - Basse-taille and Champlevee Techniques

Averill Shepps -Fundamental Techniques of Sifted Enameling: The best
basic course ever for new enamelists taught by TES’s President

Go to The Enamelist Society website for on the
Conference, The Workshops, and to register on-line:

Marcie Rae,
2015 Conference Chair and VP, The Enamelist Society