Instructor for Stone Inlay Class
at Wildacres September
With a background in interior design and fashion merchandising, Chuck turned his passion to jewelry. He is faculty at Berea Festival of Learnshops, Indianapolis Art Center, Kentucky Guild of Artist and Craftsman, besides William Holland. He has taken classes in cabochons, advanced chain making, chasing & repousse, cold connections, design, fold forming, gold, granulation, lost wax casting, opals, inlay, intarsia, silver I & II, spool knitting and steel tools from William Holland Lapidary school, Society of Midwest Metalsmiths, Indianapolis Arts Center and FC Drea Design, Artist Row Studios. He has spent 15 years silversmithing/lapidary as a Midwest regional artist in Indiana. He exhibits his work in local art fairs, Art in Hand Co-op, and galleries. An active member of Indiana Artisan, Indy Metalsmith, Kentucky Guild of Artist and Craftsman, and Society of Midwest Metalsmith.