Saturday, August 27, 2016

Charles Lewton-Brain born in England, lived and studied in Tanzania as well as the US, schooled and worked on a ship with his father as a teenager. In 1974 he attended the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design where he studied jewellery making. He then moved to Pforzheim, Germany where he formally trained as a Goldsmith. Since the 1980's he has travelled around the world sharing his talent and expertise of his award winning creation, Fold-forming. Outside of the Industrial Revolution this method represents the first major innovation to metalworking in thousands of years.
Charles currently resides in Calgary, Canada. He has graciously agreed to teach a Master Workshop Bootcamp weekend this November in Toronto, just steps away from downtown and Ryerson University.
Date, cost and workshop details to be announced shortly.

Here's a short You tube.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Charles Lewton-Brain
 the creator of Foldforming, will be our guest instructor at the 
Fall Flirt Fling this November. 
We spoke to Charles this week and he is excited about joining us in the fall. 
This year's Fling will be different from those in the past. We will be holding one and two day workshops. 
Charles needs to check a few dates with the school he teaches with in Calgary. He will be getting back to us soon with dates and class content.
Are you interested? Send an email to We will add your name to the contact  list, and you can be one of the first to know dates, classes, and costs.