In 1996, Mary Ann Devos was introduced to PMC in Tim McCreight's first class for jewelers. It was an instant life transformation. She began to teach and in 1999 became Consultant for Aida Chemical Industries, maker of Art Clay. She adapted the curriculum for use in the US and began a certification program for that company. In 2001 she returned to PMC as Director of Education for PMC Connection, the newest distributor of PMC in the US.
Mary Ann has taught and exhibited in Europe, Africa, Australia, Canada, Japan and across the US. Mary Ann's accomplishments include many articles in clay, glass, metal and craft magazines. She received the Chairman's Award for the International Pearl Contest, Tokyo, Japan, 1998. She works full time to teach and manage the Education program for PMC Connection, especially the Certification program. She also helps to set up the Education programs the national and international companies.
Introduction to Precious Metal Clay
by Mary Ann Devos
Mary Ann's friendly and easy to understand teaching style is presented in this step-by-step book to guide crafters through the process of hand-forming the remarkable clay-like material to produce distinctive silver and gold jewelry. Mary Ann uses 18 engaging projects to impart a broad understanding of the fundamentals.
|Introduction to Precious Metal Clay||$23.95|
Precious Metal Clay in Mixed Media
by Mary Ann Devos
Precious Metal Clay (PMC) combines the playfulness of clay with the value and permanence of pure silver and gold. The projects presented in this book were chosen to demonstrate the versatility of PMC and to inspire artists to release their creative imaginations in a variety of new directions. Precious Metal Clay is an extraordinary material that is sure to enrich the work of artists working in metal, polymer, ceramic, fabric or glass.
|Precious Metal Clay in Mixed Media||$23.95|