About Karen Christians


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.



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.

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.




ErgoLast Titanium Solder Pik


Lightweight, sturdy, solder will not stick!

The Jewelry of Burning Man


This glossy hard cover volume, 9 x 12 inches, about 220 pages, features 300-500 full color photographs exploring a collection of over a 1000 works of Burning Man jewelry. Compelling interviews trace the stories of various pieces and their makers and acts of unbounded generosity. Autographed copies are upon request.

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