cambridge contemporary crafts’s featured artists during September is Caroline Parrott. Caroline is an established artist in the gallery, who has created a lovely new range of colourful jewellery especially for the exhibition.
Caroline Parrott is a Dorset-based artist who works in anodised aluminium. Caroline hand prints the aluminium with her own unique designs. She then dyes it using industrial dyes and powder paints to vibrant effect to create a range of jewellery, home and garden accents and sculpture. She is the featured artist for our next exhibition, which runs from 27th August until 21st September.
On Thursday 8th and Saturday 10th September Caroline will be coming to our gallery for a jewellery making workshops using colourful aluminium. She will demonstrate the process of printing and dyeing aluminium, as well as how to cut shapes, file and finish the metal and form it in to shapes. Participants will be given a choice to create a small range of jewellery, including pendants, earrings and bangles. The workshop will be suitable for both beginners and those with some knowledge of jewellery making and everyone will have completed 3 to 4 pieces by the end of the evening.
This free exhibition runs from 27th August – 21st September 2016. We are open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 5.30pm and Sunday from 11am to 5pm.
cambridge contemporary crafts
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