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The June 2016 issue of MJSA Journal features the interview, “Everything’s Fine” with Victoria Lansford, on the art of Russian filigree.

MJSA June 2016
MJSA June 2016 Russian Filigree Article

Read the full interview online (requires MJSA login).


Victoria Lansford is Featured Artist on Artsy Shark

Featured Artist on Artsy Shark

Read the full interview about Victoria’s latest work


November 2015 issue of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist

Chasing and Repoussé Article

Interview: “Victoria Lansford on Repoussé and Chasing“, by Sharon Elaine Thompson of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist


Reviewed: Granulation Techniques Demystified by Pearl Blay at BeadingGem.com

Review of Craftsy course

The August, 2014 issue of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist magazine features a spread on soldering setups, this month with Victoria Lansford.

Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist
Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist 2014

On Body and Soul: Contemporary Armor to Amulets

On Body and Soul: Contemporary Armor to Amulets
On Body and Soul

Suzanne Ramljak’s book, On Body and Soul: Contemporary Armor to Amulet (Schiffer Publishing), features Victoria’s metal halter, Aphrodite Goes to War on page 111.


Ancient World Inspired Jewelry by Victoria Lansford by Pearl Blay of Beading Gem’s Journal

Russian Filigree and Roman Chain
Russian Filigree and Roman Chain Egypt Lily : Russian Filigree and Roman Chain

Victoria Lansford is an extraordinary jewelry artisan. She is not only skilled in all kinds of metal work but also a passionate modern day master of ancient world jewelry making techniques. Some of this Atlanta, Georgia artisan’s most exquisite work is in the art of filigree metalwork. The kind she does is known as Russian or Open Back filigree. Curves in the Right Places II : Russian Filigree Victoria does not take the easy way out with filigree work. She said, “I build the frame from 18K gold or sterling silver wire and make the tiny “filler” wires from fine silver (.999% pure silver) for flexibility and contrast. I shape and cut each individual wire to tension fit it within the frame so that I can turn the piece over with the wires still in place and solder from the back. … Read the full article.


Winner of the Facere Jewelry Art Gallery Award

Facere Jewelry Art Award

“Rivers of Gold VIII” , 2014 Winner of the Facere Jewelry Art Gallery Award.

Functional Art: The Wine Country Home, Larson Gallery, Yakima Community College, 1107 S. 16th Yakima, Washington 98902


Lark Books: 500 Handmade Books, Vol 2.

The Falcon, handmade book

The Falcon has been featured in Lark Book’s 500 Handmade Books, Vol 2, juried by Julie Chen, page 214


Crafthaus Home Page Feature

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Crafthaus-Art-banner “Orient” featured on Crafthaus.com home page.

Russian Filigree Demo

Peabody Essex Museum, Atrium
Peabody Essex Museum, Atrium Peabody Essex Museum, Atrium

Step into a time machine and watch the magic of metalsmithing as internationally acclaimed artist, educator and author Victoria Lansford demonstrates techniques from the era of Fabergé.

61 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970| 978-745-9500 | pem.org


Feature in Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist

Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist

Intermingled I is featured in the May/June edition of Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist magazine for the magazines 65th anniversary, page 21 of the Anniversary Gallery.

 


Ganoksin interview with Victoria Lansford

Ganoksin interview with Victoria Lansford
Ganoksin interview with Victoria Lansford Curves in All the Right Places II

Filigree and raising are two very different techniques. What are the difficulties of mastering multiple methods of manufacturing?
Mastering different techniques is like speaking different languages. Both techniques require conversations with the metal in which I do as much active listening as I do talking. Read More…

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