JANET HARRIMAN
JEWELRY
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MY NEW WORKSHOPS:
FEBRUARY, MARCH AND AUGUST 2018



Sterling Silver Metalclay Workshop
The ArtsCenter Carrboro, NC
February 24th and 25th 2018, 10-5pm each day
I will post a direct link to my class when it is online.

Students will complete finished jewelry with EZ960 Sterling Silver Clay. Techniques covered may include: texturing the clay, building a shadow box pendant or a perfume bottle pendant, setting small stones in the clay, proper firing steps, finishing fired silver clay, silver soldering silver wire to the fired clay, riveting, and adding patinas. Ring construction using PMC OneFire Sterling Silver Clay will also be explored.




Foldformed Jewelry: Earrings & Rings
OQZO Metalsmith in Hillsboro
March 24th and 25th 2018 (Saturday & Sunday)
http://www.oqzo-metalsmith.com/take-a-class/guest-instructor-classes/foldformed-jewelry/

Students will complete finished jewelry to wear. As time permits techniques covered may include: fabrication, annealing silver, silver soldering, forming, ring press forming, foldforming, working with textured sheets, combining metals, proper earring construction for comfort, red and other patinas, and enameling. Earrings are Janet Harriman's specialties.
General link to Janet's classes at OQZO: http://www.oqzo-metalsmith.com/janet-harriman/




Metalclay Workshop: Jewelry and Design
Pocosin Arts
201 Main St, Columbia, NC
August 1st - 4th 2018

Students will complete wearable metalclay jewelry in this five day creative workshop. Students will work with BRONZclay, PMC (fine silver), and Onefire PMC sterling metalclay. Many aspects of metalclays will be covered including: designing and working with the raw clay, texturing, forming, carving, setting stones, adding final touches to leather-hard clay, firing metalclays, hammering and finishing the metal, and adding patinas. Enameling PMC will also be covered. Projects may include a shadow box pendant, a swivel locket, rings, pendants, earrings and small sculptures.
For information about Janet at Pocosin: http://artscenterlive.org/about/instructors/



Janet Harriman portrait






Current Designs


Bronze Clay Tree Pendant


Bronze Clay Tree Pendant



"Tree"
PMC, precious metal clay fine silver with lead-free enamels.
Each pendant is unique so there may be variations in design, color and size.
Pendant comes with 16" black cotton cord with toggle clasp.
Specify length if you would like something else. Size of the pendant pictured is 1 7/8" h X 1 3/8" w.
Please email for price.

Now you can buy my new jewelry online for the holidays
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-- Janet Attended --
PMC NATIONAL CONFERENCE PURDUE UNIVERSITY 2010 and 2012
Janet Harriman was invited to demo in the Tech Expo Bronze Clay area with hand-made stencils
www.pmcguild.com



JANET HARRIMAN WILL BE TEACHING
THE FOLLOWING IN 2016:

MASTER JEWELRY WORKSHOP:
METAL CLAYS AND FUSING STERLING TO COPPER SHEET
September 10th and 11th, 2016
10am-5pm each day
At The ArtCenter, Carrboro, NC
Taught by Janet Harriman (www.Harrimanjewelry.com)
The jewelry workshop will explore sculptural metal clays. Fusing sterling silver scrap metal to copper sheet metal will be investigated. Students can try one or both techniques. Enameling the fused sheet metal may be demonstrated. Projects may include a shadow box metal clay pendant and a pair of fused sheet metal earrings. Basic metalsmithing skills are required.
During this weekend workshop we will explore two techniques: working with metal clays: BronzClay and PMC or Silver Clay; and fusing sterling silver scrap metal to copper sheet metal. Students can try one or both techniques. Projects included will be a box metal clay pendant and a pair of fused sheet metal earrings. A demonstration on enameling on the fused sheet metal may be included.
Pre-requisite: Basic Metalsmithing - The First Step, or basic metalsmithing skills. Class fee for materials kit, payable to instructor.
copper bracelet with fused silver
Sign up now at the ArtCenter
Call: 919-929-2787
Questions: harrimanjewelry@yahoo.com



JEWELRY BY THE SEA
JEWELRY MAKING WORKSHOP

September 30th-October 2nd, 2016 (three days)
Location: Atlantic Beach, NC
Taught by Janet Harriman
The workshop includes: Metalclays, Metalsmithing, Foldforming, Micro Forming, Fusing Enameling, and Experimenting.
Cost: $365.00 plus supplies -- you just pay for precious metals and stones.
Basic housing available in the ocean cottage in a shared room for $175.00 for the three days. There is a cleaning fee for day students. Deposit required.
Contact Janet for more info: harrimanjewelry@yahoo.com phone: 252-342-2369 for calls and text messages
fish box jewelry


I will be at the:
CAROLINA ARTISAN CRAFT MARKET
(Formerly known as the Carolina Designer Craftsman Show)

November 11 13, 2016
Location: Raleigh Convention Center
500 S Salisbury St.
Raleigh NC 27601
Taught by Janet Harriman

enamel earrings


My jewelry can be seen at:
Handscapes Gallery in Beaufort, NC
Cozy, Inc in Durham, NC
North Carolina Crafts Gallery in Carrboro, NC
Piedmont Craftsmen Gallery in Winston-Salem, NC

Private Classes Available
Email me: harrimanjewelry@yahoo.com
Or call 252-729-8691


Location of Workshops
Ocracoke, N.C., Jewelry Workshop
Ocracoke Jewelry Workshop
Deepwater theater
www.deepwatertheater.com
E-mail harrimanjewelry@yahoo.com for more details or to sign up.
Phone: 252-729-8691






Private jewelry show by appointment. I will meet you in Beaufort.
e-mail harrimanjewelry@yahoo.com


Brief Bio:
Janet has been making jewelry and winning awards for over 35 years. She has been teaching workshops for 20 years. She has been working with PMC and BRONZclay for five years, and developing state-of-the-art techniques for using the these new materials. Janet was invited to the National PMC Conference in 2008 and 2010 at Purdue Univ. to demonstrate her methods, and an article she wrote about one of her discoveries was published in Glass on Metal magazine. Her jewelry is included in three PMC Annual Exceptional Work in Metal Clay books and Contemporary Metal Clay Rings by Hattie Sanderson.

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