In November 2015, my silversmithing teacher died suddenly. John McGahie, master jeweler and adjunct professor at New Mexico Highlands University left us. So, so, so sad. The day after John’s death, I was asked to teach the remaining weeks of the fall semester. It was a great honor to do this for him, his studentsContinue reading “A terrible loss and honor”
Bolo Tie Commission Click on an image to view larger. Interested in owning a piece of your own? Please contact Elise at 1 (505) 429-3670 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Images© 2015 Elise Renault
Thank you for looking at my latest work. It will be for sale at Rough Rider Antiques in Las Vegas, NM this weekend September 12th and 13th during the annual Las Vegas Studio Arts Tour. Rough Rider Antiques is across the street from the Castañeda Hotel which will feature several local artists. A big thanksContinue reading “Las Vegas Studio Arts Tour”
Some of Elise Renault’s latest work. Have something cool you’d like turned into a piece of jewelry or want something you see here? Contact Elise at 1 (505) 429-3670 or email me at email@example.com.
Commission: Shawna’s Engagement Ring and Band If you are interested in commissioning a custom-made piece, please contact Elise at (1)(505)429-3670 or firstname.lastname@example.org. All images © Élise Renault
So what is The Fred Harvey Line? A few years ago, I began walking the railroad tracks near my home looking for rusty old stuff to add to an ongoing sculpture in my back yard. Though scarce, occasionally I would find small bits of pottery with a red and black motif; others had a lovelyContinue reading “Fred Head”
Blurb about the Harvey Girls, the pottery, where you find the pieces, why you’re interested in it, the castaneda hotel…. (just ideas)
Ring commission based on this piece of wood. Another satisfied customer! If you are interested in commissioning a custom-made piece, please contact Elise at 1(505)429-3670 or email@example.com. Images© 2014 Elise Renault