June/July 2012

June/July 2012

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Eric Boos Portrait

Happy Wanderer

The colorful ceramic creations of Eric Boos are just the latest byway in his vagabond journey.
June Schwarcz Portrait

The Seeker

At 93, enamelist June Schwarcz lives each day on a focused artistic quest.

In Every Issue

Master Class

One Piece

Cameron Taylor-Brown Angels and Men/Quartet

Bearing Witness

Weaver and mixed-media artist Cameron Taylor-Brown’s Angels and Men/Quartet.

Member News

June Corley Award of Excellence Winner

Best of the Best

Congratulations to the Awards of Excellence winners at the 2012 Baltimore, Atlanta, and St. Paul ACC shows.

Member News

Jennifer Komar Olivarez and Monica Moses

Conversation Flowing

This spring, the revamped American Craft Council Library Salon Series brought its first round of finely crafted conversation to Minneapolis.

Shop Talk


Meghan Patrice Riley Parabola Earrings

Change Makers

Meghan Patrice Riley wins the Society for Contemporary Craft’s prestigious Raphael Founder’s Prize.


Material Matters

Crafted Lives

Margaux and Walter Kent Portrait

Grand and Mysterious

Margaux Kent talks about the purposeful lifestyle of the hands behind Peg and Awl reclaimed goods.

Product Placement

Wendy Stevens La Camisa

In the Bag

Wendy Stevens’ exquisitely crafted metal purses.

On Our Radar

Nicholas Stawinski Sectional

Industrial Strength

Upholsterer Nicholas Stawinski's art reflects his experience living among the hulking relics of the auto industry.


Web Extras

Wide World of Craft

Shows to See

Editor's Letter

The Short List

The Big Questions