Our October Midtown Gallery Jewelry Artist is Bruce Chapin.
Please join us on Thursday, October 19th from 5 pm to 8 pm for a reception!
1125 N Main, Hutchinson
Bruce Chapin – Bio
Silversmith and Enameling Artist
Artist and jewelry designer working with silver, fine silver, semi-precious jewels, copper, and enamel to create one-of-a-kind jewelry and art pieces. The primary aesthetic is utilizing natural shapes and forms to create a three-dimensional form language in metal, gemstones, and pearls for body decoration. Enameling work is with copperware, music boxes, and jewelry. Also skilled in the fabrication of Viking shields, Renfaire accessories, and cosplay props.
Core Competencies Include:
Jewelry design and production of rings, bracelets, earrings, pendants and necklaces.
Silver and copper fabrication of jewelry and art objects
Silver casting of jewelry and art objects
Mounding both faceted and cabochon stones
Enameling jewelry, panels, and copperware
Having given a silversmithing demonstration at the Museum of World Treasures
Design and fabrication of belts, hangers, pouches, sheathes shields, and jewelry for Renfaire use.