Lyn Faas

26 – Lyn Faas

Silver, Pearl, & Gemstone Jewelry

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Mailing Address:

263 Parkridge Drive
Port Townsend, WA 98368

Studio: (For Studio Tour Only)

Redfern-Designs
1221 Woodland Drive
Port Townsend
360-385-2387
lyn@bunnysbath.com

Demonstration:

I work with sterling silver wire using cold connection techniques and with fine silver wire using fusing techniques. I will demonstrate the wrapping techniques used to make jewelry with a combination of sterling silver wire, pearls, gemstones, and crystals. I will also show how to use a butane torch to fuse fine silver wire to form and connect different shapes that are made into necklaces, bracelets, and earrings.

Directions:

Take Highway 19 out of Port Townsend. Turn left onto Woodland Drive (which is directly opposite the Jefferson International Airport entrance) and follow 1.2 miles around to 1221 Woodland.

Artist Statement:

I use silver wire with freshwater pearls, semi-precious gemstones, handmade glass beads, and crystals to create simple but elegant jewelry styles. I work to bring together the natural colors of the materials I use in ways that enhance each other and create wearable art that is attractive and unique. I have recently added work with fused fine silver wire to my wire wrapping methods and used this technique to expand my range of designs.

Studio is open by appointment during the remainder of the year.