Shannon Talian recently graduated from Colorado State University with her Bachelor's of Fine Art with emphasis on Jewelry Design and Metalsmithing. She has been metalsmithing for over five years and wishes to help others build up their techniques and experience in the field of Art Jewelry.
Shannon is knowledgeable in jewelry fabrication, lost wax casting, stone setting and Chasing and Repousse. The technique of Chasing and Repousse has become her primary focus in her personal work and she is excited to share her techniques with students.
Shannon has also had personal instruction from a Master in the field of Chasing and Repousse: Il Maestro Fabrizio Acquafresca, who is world renowned for his vast knowledge and expertise in this area of metal work and he has been teaching all over the world for some time.
Shannon currently resides in Colorado where she is building a jewelry business of her own.
Denver School of Metal Arts
Clear Creek Business Center 6810 N. Broadway Unit L Denver, CO 80221 (303) 997-9846