Thursday, March 22, 2007

Making Connections with Susan Lenart Kazmer

Keep your eyes peeled for a new book by Susan Lenart Kazmer.
This image is one of Susan's Marionette figures. (To see more on her website gallery, click the title link)
Here's what's being written about it:

"Making Connections: A Handbook of Cold Joins for Jewelers and Multi-Media Artists"

Explorer, inventor and maverick, Susan Lenart Kazmer has pioneered the use of found objects in jewelry making.
After two decades of working with appropriated materials, Susan has developed a bounty of ingenious cold connections using extraordinary material. She shares her insights, creative philosophy and techniques in her soon-to-be-released handbook. Over 125 pages of step-by-step techniques, creative musings and insights are embellished with dozens of stunning photos of Susan’s new marionettes and jewelry. The book also includes a gallery filled with the extraordinary work of, Bob Ebendorf, Boris Bally, Celie Fago, Arline Fisch, Keith Lo Bue, Lynne Merchant, Linda Kaye-Moses, Eric Silva, Richard Salley, Biba Shutz, Joan Dulla and Melissa Manley

Estimated Date of publication: June 2007

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Cool huh?!

1 comment:

Izabella said...

oh my! I am so happy I stumbled across your blog!

Susan Lennart, Keith Lo Bue, my favorites of all time :) thanx for sharing about this book~

love love your art/jewerly it is amazing~