June/July 2018

June/July 2018

The Jewelry Issue
June/July 2018

The June/July 2018 issue of American Craft is available now and contains a double feature on more than 20 jewelry luminaries. Also in the issue: Georgia’s Golden Isles, David Winigrad’s whirligigs, how making jewelry helps Hosanna Rubio heal, jeweler Matthieu Cheminée learns from the masters in West Africa, Beau McCall uses buttons to tell big stories, and Las Vegas artist Justin Favela riffs on stereotypes with tissue paper, glue, and a sense of humor.

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Featured Articles

Wendy McAllister Atoll

Prime Time

These jewelers are in for the long haul, and it shows in their work.
Jones and Callahan

Two Halves of a Whole

Opposites in temperament, Brendan Callahan and Thom Jones rely on each other to keep Semigood Design thriving.
Justin Favela with Quico

Piñata Pride

Las Vegas artist Justin Favela riffs on stereotypes with tissue paper, glue, and a sense of humor.

In This Issue

Beau McCall Redpotionno I

Button Man

Beau McCall uses everyday fasteners to tell big stories.
Sean Donlon Halo

Double Take

Metal meets its match in Sean Donlon’s beguiling glass kettles and teapots.
St. Simons Lighthouse

Craft on the Coastline

Georgia’s Golden Isles feature a lively and growing community of makers to go along with the sunshine and waves.
JJ18 book covers

Hidden Gems

New books, including Narrative Jewelry: Tales from the Toolbox.
Melissa Blount

In Memoriam

Melissa Blount’s sewing circles make Black Lives Matter quilts that focus on women and girls.
Koski family

Love Story

A devotion to the handmade brought Kevin and Kelly Koski together.
David Winigrad Moon Chine Whirligig

Wind and Wood

David Winigrad’s whirligigs put a contemporary spin on an old tradition.