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Karen Lewis (Klew)

Karen Lewis (Klew)
Tehachapi, CA 93561


Background Information

Years Teaching Clay:  10
Years Working w/Clay:  16+
School or Studio:  Studio
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  Jewelry and Bead Design...caning
First Experience With Clay:  I had an idea and thought about this oven bakable clay that I knew was out there, sought it at the craft store and the rest as they say "is history."
Publication Experience:  I have been featured in five national trade magazines, Jewelry Manufactures, Style, Bead & Button, Lapidary Journal, Beadwork and Jewelry Craft.
Teaching Level:  Professional

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  Yes
How Far Will Travel:  1,000+ miles
Reimbursed Expenses:  Flight & Hotel, daily fee
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  10
Maximum Number of Students:  40
How Far Will Travel:  1,000+ miles
Reimbursed Expenses:  Flight & Hotel, daily fee
Class Prep Time:  One week
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching:  3
Class Listings & Descriptions:  Tips & techniques for every level on caning, reduction, body mechanics, shaping, finishing & selling.

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"Practice until you know each step in your sleep."

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