EXHIBITION AND SHOW CALENDAR

Elise began selling her work at fine craft shows in 2002. Her venues have included American Craft Exposition in Evanston, Craft Boston, Crafts at the Castle, Atelier Designers, Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, ACC Baltimore Wholesale/Retail Show, Washington Craft Show, West Palm Beach Craft Show and Westchester Craft Show among others.

You can see her work at:

TRANSFORMATIONS: 2008 NJ Arts Annual
New Jersey State Museum
205 West State Street
Trenton, NJ
October 18, 2008 - March 15, 2009
info: JennyMartin@SOS.STATE.NJ.US

CRAFTFORMS 2008
Wayne Art Center
Wayne, PA
December 5, 2008 - January 24, 2009
info: www.craftforms.com

MATERIALS: HARD AND SOFT
GDAC Center for the Visual Arts
400 East Hickory St.
Denton, TX
January 30 - March 29, 2009
info: www.dentonarts.org

ACC Baltimore
Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, MD
February 24 - March 1, 2009
info: www.craftcouncil.org

CRAFTBOSTON
Seaport World Trade Center,
200 Seaport Blvd.
Boston, MA
March 27-29, 2009
info: www.craftboston.org

SCULPTING COLOR IN YOUR HANDS
Fuller Craft Museum
455 Oak Street
Brockton, MA
August 8 - November 22, 2009
info: http://www.fullercraft.org

ACC St. Paul
St Paul RiverCentre
175 West Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN
April 17-19, 2009
info: http://www.craftcouncil.org

ACC San Francisco
Fort Mason Center,
San Francisco, CA
Aug 14-16, 2009
info: http://www.craftcouncil.org

SOFA:CHICAGO
Festival Hall, Navy Pier
Chicago, IL
Nov 7-9, 2008
info: http://www.sofaexpo.com

Philadelphia Museum Craft Show
Pennsylvania Convention Center
12th and Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA
Nov 13-16, 2008
info: www.pmacraftshow.org

ACC San Francisco Fort Mason Center,
San Francisco, CA
Aug 15-17, 2008
info: www.craftcouncil.org

CRAFTBOSTON
Seaport World Trade Center,
200 Seaport Blvd.
Boston , MA
March 28-30, 2008  
info: www.craftboston.org

ACC St. Paul
St Paul RiverCentre
175 West Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN
April 18-20, 2008
Info: www.craftcouncil.org

AMERICAN CRAFT EXPOSITION
Henry Crown Pavilion
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
August 24-26, 2007
Info: www.americancraftexpo.org


JEWELRY AND METAL ARTS 2007 INVITATIONAL
Guenzel Gallery
3900 County F
Fish Creek, WI
August 10 – September 24, 2007
info: www.peninsulaartschool.com

FINE FURNISHING & FINE CRAFT SHOW
Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, Rhode Island
October 26-28, 2007
info: www.finefurnishingsshow.com

CRAFTS AT THE CASTLE
Hynes Convention Center
Boston, MA
November 29 - December 2, 2007
info: www.craftscastle.org



TEACHING CALENDAR


Elise is currently taking a sabbatical from teaching in order to focus on her studio work

Ongoing classes: no classes scheduled

Upcoming classes, workshops and lectures: no classes scheduled

Elise has no workshops scheduled for 2007.

Workshop offerings:

"Crazing" for Polymer Clay - exploring surface decoration techniques with acrylic paint
Tube Beads and Beyond - constructing a tube bead cutter and designing with polymer clay tube beads
Light into Matter - making Translucent/Reflective sculptural screens
Color and Light: Where Art and Science Collide - updating your understanding of color mixing theory
Polymer Clay into Vermeil - designing your own custom metal findings, an introduction to casting and plating

To obtain more detailed information about these workshops contact:
elise@elisewinters.com


RESOURCES


Selected Technical Articles by Elise Winters:

"Polymer Clay Puff Beads" - about making hollow form beads
Lapidary Journal, Jan. 1997

"An Artist's Tacky Tale of Woe" - about adhesives, in 2 installments
National Polymer Clay Guild's newsletter
Winter 1998, Spring 1999

"Tumble Polishing Polymer Clay Beads"
Lapidary Journal, April 1996, Jewelry Craft, April 1997

"A Gallery of Painted Pins" - introduction to Elise's "crazed acrylic" surface decoration,
Bead & Button, December 2000

"Evolution of an Art Form: Seminal Figures in Polymer Clay"
Bead & Button, June 2001

For more information about the medium of polymer clay, visit:
www.npcg.org
www.gwengibson.com
www.elvenwork.com
www.lindlyhaunani.com
www.polymerclaydaily.com/



Contact Elise Winters at: elise@elisewinters.com

2002 Elise Winters