Jewelry

“CRAFTTEXAS 2018” EXHIBITION RECEPTION

Join HCCC to celebrate the opening of CraftTexas 2018, the tenth in a series of biennial juried exhibitions showcasing the best in Texas-made contemporary craft.

The show features 50 works by 36 artists and includes a wide range of sculpture, jewelry, and furniture, with a strong emphasis on cutting-edge works. Juror Jennifer Scanlan will be in attendance to give three artists the Award of Merit prizes for best in show.  Awards will be announced at 6:30 PM.  The evening will also feature open studios by the current resident artists, tacos from Moon Rooster food truck, and beer provided by Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co.

When:
Sep 28, 2018
Parking located behind the building on Travis Street.
Cost:
Free
Time:
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RESIDENT ARTIST TALKS

Join HCCC for Resident Artist Talks with current residents

Join HCCC for Resident Artist Talks with current residents, Corey Ackelmire, Ean Escoto, Daniel Garver, and Hiromi Iyoda. Discover the artistic process of working craft artists at this afternoon event. Learn about the artists’ works of art, influences, processes, and materials. After the talks, explore the artists’ studios, where visitors are encouraged to ask questions.

When:
Aug 11, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
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ASHER GALLERY SIP & SHOP

See what’s new in Asher Gallery this summer!

Stop by Asher Gallery to see what’s new this summer!  Shop for a fantastic selection of one-of-a-kind gifts, home décor, and jewelry while you enjoy wine and snacks!  As always, HCCC members save 10%.

When:
Jul 14, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
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HANDS-ON HOUSTON: CASTING PENDANTS WITH EAN ESCOTO

Join current resident artist and metalsmith Ean Escoto for mold making and plaster casting.

Choose from a variety of objects to create textures and impressions for your mold, and cast a wearable plaster pendent.  Visit Ean’s studio to discover how he uses this technique in his own wearable works. Once your piece has dried, pop it out of the mold, and see the exciting results!  Hang your pendant on a string to wear as a necklace or hang as an ornament.

Note: Please allow 20 minutes to complete this activity and 15 minutes for the project to dry. The activity will take place indoors and is on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies last.

HANDS-ON HOUSTON is a free drop-in event held the first Saturday of every month. Each month, a teaching artist demonstrates a craft related to the current exhibitions. Families and children of all ages are welcome to come any time between 11 AM and 3 PM and participate in a 15 – 20 minute activity. Materials are provided. This program supports HCCC’s mission to advance education about the process, product, and history of craft.

When:
Jul 7, 2018
Parking behind the building on Travis St,
Cost:
Free
Time:
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
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Hand Sculpted Jewelry Makerspace Workshop


Hand Sculpted Jewelry Makerspace with Ruthi Drori-Mitelman

Thursday, Aug 16 | 7:00 PM-9:30 PM
Are you interested in the design process of sculpted jewelry? This one session makerspace will be an exciting foray into the world of resin sculpting for jewelry.  Learn a new skill, meet like-minded people, and use your hands to create anything you can imagine, in a fun, easy going and casual atmosphere! Basic methods will be taught, and you will leave with your own handmade, sculpted, bead inlaid pendant.

Get creative, bring your friends, and unwind. BYOB optional.

$30 per person (supplies provided)

Ruthi Drori-Mitelman

Ruthi Drori-Mitelman, owner/designer The Rock Collections, has designed and produced high end jewelry sold in upscale retail stores. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts/ English Literature from The Open University of Israel, Tel-Aviv, Israel as well as Bachelor of Arts, Certified Architectural and Environmental Design from the Meimad School of Design and the Arts, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

Ruthi has been the fine arts instructor for HISD, Emery/Weiner School, the elementary and adult learning at the J. She has taught mixed media studio art, including drawing, painting, ceramics and jewelry making for all levels.

When:
Aug 16, 2018
Cost:
$30 per person (supplies provided)
Time:
7:00 pm
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Jewelry / Metalsmithing Open Studio

Studio space, tools and instructor to help you finish your projects.

Open Studio – Metalsmithing

Do you need the time, space and a little assistance to finish your jewelry project? Open studio is designed to provide access to tools and equipment
that a beginning student may not have at home. While no formal instruction will
be given, the instructor, jewelry artist Rene Lee Henry,  will be available to help with a project and answer
general questions.

May 26th, 10:00 - 1:00

$45 + studio use fee

6610 Harwin Dr. Suite 110
Houston, TX 77036

Phone: (713) 541-4242

***You must have basic metalsmithing skills! If you wear glasses or a magnifier for close work, please bring
them to class. Pants and closed toed shoes required. If you have any questions, please contact me at contact@reneleehenry.com

 

Due Date: May 24, 2018
Phone: 713-541-4242
Fee: $45 = studio use fee
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JEMCO Jewelry supply

Address:
6610 Harwin Dr. Suite 110
77036 Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Telephone:
713-541-4242
Hours:

Monday-Friday:    9 am - 5:30 pm CST
Saturday:              9 am - 3:30 pm CST
Sunday:                Closed

JEMCO USA is a Jewelry Supply Company for Jewelers Large and Small Carrying Everything from Beads and Findings to Jewelry Tools and Price Tags.

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Girl Crush Spring Market

Florals, Women Artists and Entrepreneurs, DIY

You are invited to the Girl Crush Spring Market featuring an all female cast of artists, makers and entrepreneurs. Come shop the very best from clothing to perfume to fine art. Get creative at our DIY station. Share a photo against our floral wall. And bring home a bouquet from our popup flower shop.

Event is free, kid friendly and open to all. 

Donations of diapers, tampons and pads are greatly appreciated. Donations will be gifted to the Houston Area Women's Center.

Girl Crush Spring Market
Saturday, May 19th 11AM-5PM
The Space HTX
2005 Commerce St
Houston, TX 77002


Talent Lineup:
Bark + Beam
Bespoke HTX by Forth and Nomad
Camellia Tea
Ceibo
Claire Drennan Knits
Cuteheads
Gray Gardens
Hatton Henry
Kari Breitigam
Kathrine Zeren
Lisa Chow
Magnolia Bloom Boutique
Mary & Moss
MIG Jewelry
Onata Fragrances
Poppy and Fern
Roux St James
Salmiel
Sanna Baby and Child
Santa Diabla
Sarah Luna Fine Art
Squiggle and Dash
Sultana's Daughter
Sunchild
Symbolik
The Boys and the Babe
Tracy Carlson Photography

Free DIY Project Sponsored by Space Montrose
When:
May 19, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Kid Friendly:
Yes
Saturday Time & Price:
11am-5pm Free
Location:


PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


713.868.1839


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