Anderson Ranch Art Center 5263 Owl Creek RoadSnowmass Village, Colorado July 25 – 29, 2022 More is More: China Paint Techniques This workshop is designed to marry the ceramic form with imagery, exploring surface decorations such as China paints, metallic lusters, flocking, gold leaf, and other finishes. This course encourages students of all disciplines to…

The Shop is open: December 3rd, 2021 @ 5PM CT Should you run into any problems, please contact me directly at melanieshermanceramics@gmail.com If you are in the Kansas City Area, you are always more than welcome to stop by to see all of my work in person: Cerbera Gallery2011 Baltimore AvenueKansas City, Missouri 64108Call for…

5 November – 30 December 2021 This year more than 150 artists will contribute a massive array of eye-popping, affordable artworks to Radius Gallery’s 8th annual Holiday Show—making it a wonderful opportunity for collectors and gift-givers alike. New works will be introduced throughout the run of the show. Mark your Calendars! Nov 05 Exhibition opens (hopefully in-person…

NOVEMBER 5, 2021 – DECEMBER 31, 2021 at Belger Crane Yard Studios2011 Tracy Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64108 Belger Crane Yard Gallery presents Still Shakin’ opening Friday, November 5, 6 pm – 8 pm at 2011 Tracy Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64108. Artists’ remarks at 6:30 pm. The exhibition will remain on view through December…

Opening ONLINE on June 18th, 2021 at 10 AM CST Six of my Yunomis are available here: https://www.clayakar.com/collections/artist-melanie-sherman Definition of Yunomi (U-No-Me): A cup with a trimmed or turned foot, without a handle. Unlike the more formal Chawan tea bowl, which is used during the Japanese tea ceremony, the Yunomi is made for daily (or informal) tea drinking.…

China paint, luster, and cold-finishing techniques are used all over the world to finesse and highlight many qualities of the ceramic form. These surface decorations are used for expressing cultural heritage, storytelling, color theory and more. In this 2-hour demonstration workshop, Melanie will demonstrate how she marries the ceramic form and surface imagery with layer…

I’ve been working on a set of matching necklaces and ring sets since the Spring. The interesting part is to incorporate Fine and Sterling Silver with some Gold elements, sometimes 14k Gold, sometimes Brass, and compliment the Vintage Decals, which have a layer of Gold Luster printed onto them. It transforms every piece into one-of-a-kind…

JULY 27, 2020  by NICOLE BRADLEY Melanie Sherman’s interest in clay and porcelain was a slow-burning passion stemming from her worldly travels and historical interests. The local ceramist was born in Germany and spent her youth visiting cities around Europe. “When I got into ceramics, I was especially interested in the history of porcelain and how…

3-Month Necklace Club Subscription includes: – You will receive ONE necklace every month, for 3 months – Surprise colors & styles -OR- specify your preferences of metal colors: Choose between Silver and Gold – Max size: 26in | Min size: 18in (chain-length) – All pieces are handmade – Each pair has a retail value of…

3-Month Dangle Club Subscription includes: – You will receive ONE pair of ear dangles every month, for 3 months – Surprise colors & styles -OR- specify your preferences of metal colors: Choose between Silver and Gold – Max size: 57mm | Min size: 35mm (drop-length) – All pieces are handmade – Each pair has a…

3-Month Stud Club Subscription includes: – You will receive ONE pair of ear studs every month, for 3 months – Surprise colors & styles -OR- specify your preferences of metal colors: Choose between Silver and Gold – Clip-Ons available – Max size: 16mm | Min size: 10mm – All pieces are handmade – Each pair…