Judy Belcher — In Memorium

We are sure that by now you have heard of Judy’s passing. We are sad beyond measure that cancer has stolen another of our friends. We ache for Maria and Maxwell, who did their utmost to care for their mom. They were courageous and loving, and went above and beyond in their care of her….

Sarah Shriver — 3-D Polymer Pods and Handcrafted Chains

Yes, we are dipping into the metal smithing pond! (The water’s fine!) The class will focus on making bespoke chain and constructing lightweight uplifting pod-like pendants or earrings with simple and achievable torch techniques. Using bronze, copper, or silver wire, we will use a micro torch to ball wire, solder links and construct cool 3-D…

Julie Picarello = Mokume Gane

Julie Picarello is synonymous with mokume gane and we are bringing her to Creative Journey Studios to share her style of imprint mokume to add to your repertoire. She is giving a three day workshop from July 8th to the 10th for $390. She will share her Tribal Stick pendant first and then expand into surface variations….

Bonnie Bishoff for Five Glorious Days

Bonnie Bishoff comes to Creative Journey Studios June 1-5, 2022 from Brunswick, Maine. She has been doing virtual classes during the pandemic but is venturing out to return to our classroom to present a five-day class, Creating a Statement Necklace from Start to Finish. Bonnie will help you create a fantastically original necklace with individual components that…

Jeffrey Lloyd Dever

Thinking Outside the Box — Imaginative Hollowware Vessels There’s a wide array of forms and shapes that can be created as imaginative vessels, from traditional boxes to free-form sculptural pieces. In this three day class at CJS, we will design and build hollowware vessels, fashioned over original forms of your own creation. Jeff will teach…

Sending Love to Lindly

UPDATE: Lindly has been working hard and is doing remarkably well. She’s back at her apartment and has been enjoying a plethora of artistic projects. It’s been especially hard in these crazy isolated covid times. She has started walking around her neighborhood, going as far as the co-op market and buying some stuffed grape leaves!…

Bettina = Bracelets

The last time we had Bettina Welker teach for us, we were still in the middle of our move from Buford. We commandeered the old ‘Mugs’ coffee shop and set up a makeshift studio (that actually functioned pretty well). It was a fun class but I think she will be happy to be in our…

Kathleen Dustin

Kathleen Dustin and her magical purses are coming to CJS in March. In deference to the memorial service on March 3 for our dear friend, Elise Winter, who sadly passed on New Year’s Day, we have rescheduled Kathleen’s class to March 8-10th. We have opened a second session of her class on the following Tuesday…