Books & Illuminated Prints
Art Jewelry & Metalwork
Tools & Supplies for Metalsmiths
ANCIENT TECHNIQUES IN CONTEMPORARY ART
Videos, Books, Tools, and Apps
Victoria’s instructional videos are now on Vimeo! Victoria’s unique tools and supplies for Russian Filigree and Eastern Repousse, her internationally acclaimed instructional video and book series, Metal Techniques of Bronze Age Masters, and her iPhone™ app, iMakeJewelry have sold throughout the world and set the standard for distance learning in art and fine craft.
Victoria has taught specialized metalsmithing workshops at schools, universities, guilds, and art centers around the world and now teaches online. She has generated an international revival of nearly lost metalsmithing techniques and paved the way for metalsmiths to rediscover them.
Victoria’s Multi-Award Winning Book
What happens when random chance and the kindness of others change the course of your life?
“Giving Voice arrives like the fall of cool rain in the desert…a sweet and gentle relief.”– from the introduction by multi-best-selling author and artist of the Griffin & Sabine trilogies, Nick Bantock
Giving Voice’s original story, calligraphy, paintings, and soundtrack converge to explore how the dots of our lives connect and how the small kindnesses we show each other can literally change the course of someone’s life.
Giving Voice is the winner of a 2019 IPPY for best ebook design, a 2020 e-Literature Award for best multi-media book, and a 2020 finalist of the National Indie Excellence Award for best interior book design.
What Others Have to Say
It was one of those mornings. I sat crunched in the shower floor, attacking the grout lines with Bonamie cleanser and an old toothbrush while singing along to Louis Armstrong’s arrangement of La Vie en Rose, thus proving my firm belief that jazz makes all thing bearable.
Astrono-not-about-ME Occasionally I tell someone that I’m hugely interested in astronomy, that so much of my work is inspired by this love. Invariably, unless the person I’m telling is a scientist or of an engineering type brain, the reply I hear is, “That’s cool. When were you born?”“June”“Gemini?”“Yep.”“I can totally see that.”What I often want…
Toward the beginning of my serious calligraphic studies, I took both of Reggie Ezell’s year long workshops. Veteran calligraphers had long dubbed Reggie’s year-longs as trial by fire via dip pen and ink (and dry pigments, watercolor, gouache, gold leaf, gum Arabic, real vellum, etc.). As a total newbie, I kept my head down and…