THE Crafts Center
Staff and Instructors

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STAFF:


George Thomas

Director

919-513-3677 or 919.515.2457

george_thomas@ncsu.edu

Wood, Photography, Jewelry, Glass, Lapidary, Gallery, Woodshop, Outreach Activities

 

Jo Ellen Westmoreland

Assistant Director

919-513-3477 or 919.515.2457

jo_westmoreland@ncsu.edu

Clay, Fiber Arts, Art-on-Paper, Crafts Fair, Gallery, Outreach Activities, Marketing & Public Relations, Website

 

Dusty Fletcher

Administrative Support Specialist

919-513-3614 or 919.515.2457

dusty_fletcher@ncsu.edu

Registration, Bookkeeping

 

Jennifer Siegel

Clay Studio Manager

919-513-3699 or 919.515.2457

jasiegel@ncsu.edu

Kilns, Glazes, Clay Studio Schedule, Firing Schedule, Pottery Outreach Activities

 

Zach Gregory

Wood Studio Manager

919. 513-3566 or 919.515.2457

zagregor@ncsu.edu

Woodshop, Woodworking Outreach Activities

 

 

INSTRUCTORS: (2012-2014)

 

Art-on-Paper

Kirk Adam: acrylic painting, screenprinting> kirkadamblogspot.com

Laura Azzi: watercolor painting > lauraazzifinearts.com

Robin Harper: calligraphy, handmade paper > celestinestudio.com

Ellen Ko: Chinese brush painting

Anne McLean (NC State student): bookbinding

 

Clay

Edge Barnes: pottery > edgebarnes.net

Marina Bosetti: pottery > bosettiarttile.com

Gail Lawson: sculpture > gaillawson.com

Barbara McKenzie: pottery

Julie Olson: pottery > whiteoakartworks.com

Charlene Poisel: pottery

Jennifer Siegel: pottery

Conrad Weiser: pottery, raku firing > conradwaltonweiser.com

Jo Ellen Westmoreland: pottery

 

Fiber Arts

Claudia "Claude" Bolger: knitting

Jane Bynum: spinning Wheel

Wanda Borrelli: hand-dyed silk scarves

Peggy Forster: art quilting

Shelly King: weaving > thetexturedbolt.blogspot.com

Barbara McGeachy: basket weaving

ACarly Micknne McLean (NC State student): sewing

Jo Ellen Westmoreland: silk transfer dyeing

 

Glass

Rachel Allen: stained glass

Jean Cheely: fused and slumped glass > jeancheely.com

Jonathan Davis: off-mandrell glass > locallygrownart.com

Kathy Driggers: lampwork beads

Betty Fetvedt: fused glass & lampwork beads > www.bijoux-de-terre.com

Kaleigh Hessel: lampwork beads

Danene Groenke: fused glass > danenkejewelry.blogspot.com

Eva Johannes: stained glass

Deborah Rodgers: stained glass

Robin Suddaby: lampwork beads

 

Jewelry & Metals

Julie Brooks: metal jewelry >aesthetic-emotion.com

Megan Clark: metal jewelry > meganclarkjewelry.com

John Fetvedt: chain maille & fold forming metals > bijoux-de-terre.com

Kaleigh Hessel: PMC3 jewelry

Lillian Jones: metal jewelry & enameling (cloisonne)> enamellist.com

Kathy King: beaded jewelry

Sissy Marshall: jewelry/metals, studio guidance

Gary McCutchen: silversmithing

Sandra McEwen: enameling (cloisonne) >sandramcewen.com

Sissy Marshall: jewelry & metals

Anne McLean (NC State student): beaded jewelry, metal jewelry, resin jewelry

Naomi Profesorsky: beaded jewelry > jewelrybynaomi.com

Linda Searcy: metal jewelry > lindasearcy.jewelspan.com/home

Mary Ann Scherr: metal jewelry > maryannscherr.com

Jo Ellen Westmoreland: beaded jewelry, chain maille jewelry

 

Lapidary

Bob Bendelow: faceting

Neil Chernoff: cabochons

Robin Suddaby: cabochons

 

Photography

Gary Knight: B&W photography/darkroom, digital photography, green screen photography & videography, studio photography > garydknightphotography.com

Katy Walls: B&W photography/darkroom, pinhole camera photography > katyswalls.tumblr.com

 

Wood

Roger Austin: woodturning

Alex Barnes (NC State student): woodturning

Tim Bevacqua: woodworking

Frank Boyd: wood carving

Zach Gregory: woodworking

Leon Harkins: wood carving

Alan Leland: wood turning > alanleland.com

John Metzler (NC State student): scroll saw

Stephen Odom (NC State student): woodturned ink pens

George Thomas: woodworking, carving, wood turning

David Trueblood: woodworking

Bill Wallace: wood turning > newlightwoodworks.com

Jim Wallace: wood turning

Beth Woody: marquetry

 

Specialty Classes & Workshops

Kirk Adam: guitar lessons

William Barnes: bike repair & maintenance

Ben Chiles (NC State student): skateboard decks, scroll saw imagery

Angel Cruz (NC State student): handmade soaps & lotions

Caleb Gallentine (NC State student): skateboard decks

Michael Good: metal jewelry - anticlastic raising

Christopher Holmes (NC State student): bike repair & maintenance

Sam Patterson (NC State student): bike repair & maintenance, skateboard decks

Akira Satake: pottery workshop

Hilary Smith (NC State student): skateboard decks

Cheryl Weisz: The Artist Express