Lorrene Baum-Davis

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Industry Arts
Occupation Jewelry designer/instructor
Location PLACERVILLE, California, United States
Introduction Classically trained as a goldsmith at the Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts in San Francisco, award winning artist, Lorrene Baum-Davis has been creating one-of-a-kind art jewelry since 1985. She owned New Beginnings Gallery of Jewelry and Fine Art with her husband, Phil, in El Dorado Hills, California, for eleven years. In 2000, they retired and closed the gallery. She then became a full time jewelry designer & teacher. In 1996, Davis fell in love with the polymers and metal clays and immersed herself in these mediums and began teaching metal clay and polymer clay classes. Since 2002, her monthly workshops have been held in Sacramento at U Bead It. She is also teaching monthly classes in her Sierra Foothills Studio in Placerville, California. She travels to teach, so email her at artjewelry@sbcglobal.net for more info. She is one of 7 Master Instructors in Art Clay Silver (USA), and teaches Certification workshops to future Level I and Senior Instructors... She is now on the faculty of the Revere Academy as their Metal Clay instructor. Her art and techniques have been featured in newspapers and magazines.
Interests Theater, music, movies, jewelry: Art Clay Silver, Polymer Clay and Fused Glass
Favorite Movies Excalibur, The Bucket List, 2001, Dances With Wolves, Happy Feet, Ratatolli, Memento, Silence of the Lambs, Avatar, Inception, Shutter Island, anything with Anthony Hopkins, Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Al Pacino, Morgan Freeman, Collin Ferrall, Amy Adams
Favorite Music All
Favorite Books Five Smooth Stones, Any John Grisham, Janet Evonovich, James Patterson, any and all Greg Iles, John Lescroart - too many to name