Dorothy Cheng's Profile
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I've been honing my craft as a metalsmith since 2005 and received my B.F.A. in Metals from the University of Washington in 2008. I love being able to saw, hammer, solder and sand a deceptively unyielding material into something wearable and beautiful.
I've been a history buff even longer, which led me to study in England for my MA in the conservation and restoration of historical metalwork. Being immersed in this field for two years allowed me to explore the many ways metal objects, from candlesticks to cannons, are made and degrade over time and how to treat the consequences of this degradation.
These jewelry pieces were born from my love of metal, history, and stories. My focus is not on producing exact…
- Born on March 18
- Joined July 27, 2007