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Karen Christians is a jewelry educator, maker, and writer in the metal arts,  teaching and lecturing nationally. She is the author of two books: Making the Most of Your Flex-Shaft, and The Jewelry of Burning Man.

Recent show: SPIN: a gridded installation of 350 circular spin casting molds.

Appeared August 25-September 31 at Loading Dock Gallery, 122 Western Avenue, Lowell, MA 

Some pieces still available, contact me for more info.

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The Jewelry
of
Burning

Man

From the community that gathers in the desert every year to make, burn and share art, this is a celebration of the stunning jewelry of Burning Man.

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From Dust to Diamonds

Karen's Burning Man Ring Story

 

A life change, a unique community full of makers, the unexpected, and inspiration...

Your Soldering Sanctuary

Free Digital Download

 

Fully-illustrated guide to setting up a safe and sustaining jewelry working space: Pro tips for choosing the right tools, equipment choice and operation, and space setup. Could save you thousands while kickstarting your own jewelry making space.

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MUST-HAVE TOOL:

 

ErgoLast Titanium Solder Pik

 

Lightweight, sturdy, solder will not stick!

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Vaccine Victory

 

Symbols of hope—the WWII "V" for Victory,  the Vietnam era’s dove of peace—can be powerful talismans against dark times. Our new symbol: the Vaccine Victory Pin. Wear it with pride to express your faith in science, your support for the vaccine, and your appreciation for frontline workers.