About :: Schedule
Shows and Exhibitions
Plique-à-Jour Enamels - Miniature Stained Glass
For information on upcoming CLASSES , SHOWS, or EXHIBITIONS,
please send me an email through my website Contact page.
If you would like to schedule private instruction (your studio
or mine), or are a member of a group who would like to set up a
class in plique-a-jour enameling, please visit my Contact
page and send me an email with questions or details.
2014 Schedule of Classes
October 4-6, 2014 Miami, Florida
Two Dimensional (flat) pierced and wirework Plique-a-Jour
Class - $650
Kit - $150
October 7-12, 2014 Miami, Florida
Three Dimensional Wirework Filigree Plique-a-Jour (bowl form)
Class - $1300.00
Kit - $250
Classes will be limited to 8 students and will need a minimum of 4 students to be held. If the minimum number of registrations are not submitted by July 1, 2014, the classes will not be held. Please do not make non-refundable reservations before getting confirmation that the class will run.
A $100.00 non-refundable deposit is due with registration.
Plans are for the above classes to be held at the Courtyard Miami Dadeland Hotel in Miami, Florida. This location is subject to change.
To request further information and a registration form, please use the contact link.
Diane will also be teaching pierced plique-a-jour for the International Guild of Miniature Artisans (IGMA) in Castine, Maine from June 7-13, 2014. Check out IGMA GUILD SCHOOL for more information. (Note - class is now full.)
2014 Show Schedule
April 11-13, 2014
Tom Bishop Chicago International
Chicago Marriott O'Hare, 8535 W. Higgins Road, Chicago, Illinois
Miniatures", December 2007 (lighting article)
of America Glass Artists & Artisans Vol 1, 2007 Kennedy
of Florida Artists & Artisans 2006 Kennedy Publishing
Miniaturist", August 2006, No 40
House and Miniature Scene", July 2006, No 145
- Construcción & Coleccionismo", Año 11, No 102, February
Art of Enameling (Techniques, Projects, Inspiration)
by Linda Darty, Copyright 2004, ISBN 1-57990-507-2
Jewelry Today by Dona Z. Meilach, Copyright 2003,
Journal", December 2002
Magazine", Winter 2002
Art of Fine Enameling by Karen L. Cohen, Copyright
2002, ISBN 0-8069-7869-4
Style" magazine, Fall 2002
Lessons (Original Art from Guild Artists), Copyright
2001, ISBN 1-893164-11-X
on Metal" Enamelist Society Magazine, Volume
20, No. 3, June 2001
Society of North American Goldsmiths
Magazine, Volume 20, No. 4, Exhibition in Print 2000
Magazine, Spring 2000
Instructors, Mentors, and All-Around Very Important
People in my Metal/Enamel Education
Pete Acquisto, Donna Buchwald, Mary Chuduk, John Cogswell, Chuck
Dolgos, Shirley Drevich, Tom Ellis, Ricky Frank, Bill Helwig, Cathy Holt, Lynne Hull,
Charles Lewton-Brain, Betty Helen Longhi, Philippe Moutardier, Tom
Muir, Komelia O'Kim, Sarah Perkins, David Pimentel, Merry Lee
Rae, Fay Rooke, John Satterfield, Jean Stark, Lori Talcott, Rachelle
Thiewes, Valeri Timofeev, Susan Wood, and Valentin Yotkov.
A very special thank-you to Valeri Timofeev - for sharing
his world of plique-a-jour.