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Hey there!I'm a pretty new silver smith! I have just started up a little work bench of my own and I bought the EZ torch. It has been working really well the last few months, but this week the flame has started to surge and sputter. Tonight I was just about to anneal a piece of silver and I went to light the torch, It made a fire ball and the flames fell back running down the handle, I turned off both knobs but the flame didn't go out until I blew it out! so after I was sure the flame was out I…See More
Do you consider yourself a professional, student or emerging artist. Are you a gallery, school, organization or guild?
In what area of the metal arts do you work?
goldsmith, metalsmith, sculptor, other
Tell us about your education.
MFA degree from the University of Calgary.
BFA degree from the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design.
Diploma from the School of Crafts & Design, Sheridan College.
Share some of your career highlights or goals.
Being nominated for the Saidye Bronfman Award ('95), and inducted into the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts ('06). Travelling the world and meeting other metalsmiths, or viewing historical work in museum collections and interacting with ancient metalsmiths in that way. Teaching and sharing with students, and spreading the word abroad about the great work being done by our Canadian metalsmiths.