ArtizenMetal's Profile

About

I am an artist who's favorite material is metal.

All metals.

I love hammers and files and FIRE.

I switched my major from painting to metal at Memphis College of Art in 1995.

Then I hid out at a crafting haven ~ The Appalachian Center for Craft, in rural Tennessee for 3 years. I happily honed small metal skills. There I fell in love with blacksmithing. I made some really neat damascus steel knives.

In 2000 I returned to Memphis College of Art to graduate with a BFA in Metal(2002).

Since then I have been employed as:
Welder for Local Steel Sculptor
Welder for Steel furniture company…

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  • Female
  • Born on July 3
  • Joined December 9, 2008

Favorite materials

Sterling Silver, Copper, 14 kt Gold, Steel, Bronze

About

I am an artist who's favorite material is metal.

All metals.

I love hammers and files and FIRE.

I switched my major from painting to metal at Memphis College of Art in 1995.

Then I hid out at a crafting haven ~ The Appalachian Center for Craft, in rural Tennessee for 3 years. I happily honed small metal skills. There I fell in love with blacksmithing. I made some really neat damascus steel knives.

In 2000 I returned to Memphis College of Art to graduate with a BFA in Metal(2002).

Since then I have been employed as:
Welder for Local Steel Sculptor
Welder for Steel furniture company
Blacksmith for Architectural Iron Studio
Fine Goldsmith for jewelry designer, NY showroom
Muralist @ St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital
Fine Art Painter for Designer Furniture company

In 2005 I began my own Metalsmithing Company. I have had independent websites, trunkshows, and do craft festivals. Now I am here on etsy!

fan Artizen on facebook for more info: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Artizen-Metal/84015752425?ref=mf

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