Textile Jewelry Workshop with Maria Picci
Make your own jewelry in this one-day workshop with instructor Maria Picci
Saturday, March 21st, 2020
from 1 to 4 pm
Sunday, March 22th, 2020
from 11 am to 2 pm
We’ll use a variety of ribbons and learn simple techniques for making flowers which can be used to create jewelry, such as earrings, brooches, rings and necklaces. We’ll take inspiration from Studio Carta ribbons focusing on nontraditional uses for them. Working in a creative environment, we will explore the materials and go beyond them to give a new meaning. We will share tips and tricks and spend a lovely time. We will make you worthwhile and ensure you leave feeling happier and more creative!
No previous experience is needed.
All the tools and materials will be provided in the class and you will leave with a full set of textile jewelry to take at home with you and with the skill to make many more!
Class availability is limited to 8 students per session. Studio Carta will offer a 10% discount storewide to students attending the workshop.
About Maria Picci:
Maria Picci is the owner and chief designer of Maria Picci ™ living and working in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
After graduating in finance and working for international companies for a decade, Maria began to develop her passion for design.
Extremely focused on detail, Maria took courses of jewelry making, fashion design, trending, and forecasting.
Since 2008, the brand is the result of Maria’s approach to accessories design, focused on the use of non-traditional materials to develop a world of fantastic handcrafted pieces where shape, color, and texture are the main characters. Maria uses ribbons which are subjected to different processes of folding, roll up and overlap to achieve a wide variety of shapes and textures.
Her collection was distinguished with the Seal of Good Design, an official distinction awarded by the Ministry of Industry to the national industry products that stand for innovation, for its commitment to local production, by its position in the market and its quality design.
All pieces are designed, manufactured and assembled in a small atelier in the city of La Plata, Buenos Aires.
She is a passionate traveler, researching for new trends and materials in every corner of every city, of every country she visits.
When she is not working on new designs for her accessories and jewelry line, she is teaching lessons or hosting a series of carefully curated workshops renowned artists and designers teach at her atelier.
97 Boylston Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Phone 617- 7303788
We look forward to seeing you soon!