ArtistPat Evan’s jewelry is classic modern and is heavily influenced by the natural world.
She works in glass, silver, copper, bronze, and precious or semiprecious gemstones. Pat loves to use local stones, such as Morgan Hill Poppy Jasper or Big Sur jade alongside precious gems like sapphires and rubies.
Pat also incorporates the colors of nature in her work with fused glass, gemstones, resin and enamel. She loves combining vivid color with the textures she creates in silver and other metals.
TeacherTeaching is one of Pat’s favorite pastimes! She loves to bring the creativity out in her students.
Pat is a certified Art Clay Senior, certified Paula Radke ArtGlass Clay Instructor, and she holds an Art Clay certification in New Mokume Gane. Pat also has PMC certifications from Rio Grande and PMCC.
You will also find her teaching at MakerCentral Meetups in San Jose.
WriterPat is Senior Editor for Metal Clay Today Ezine.
Her work has been published in Lark Books, Fired Arts and Crafts Magazine, Metal Clay Artist Magazine and Metal Clay Today Magazine.