Corkie Bolton is a jewelry maker, educator and the founder of Metalsmith Society, a beloved online community for jewelry makers filled with advice, tutorials and smithing resources. She is also the creator of Corkie Bolton Jewelry, and has partnered with brands like Rio Grande, Gesswein, Pepetools, Stuller and Otto Frei. Corkie lives in Rhode Island with her husband and children.
"Corkie Bolton is an experienced teacher with a passion to share
what she knows. Metalsmith Society's Guide to Jewelry Making
offers clear instructions, helpful projects that demonstrate what
is possible and encouragement along the way."
- Tim McCreight, author of Complete Metalsmith "Corkie has created the most incredible community in Metalsmith Society, where designers can share tips, techniques and inspiration. This book is an absolute must-have for every jeweler, from budding designers to seasoned professionals."
- Emilie Shapiro, author of How to Create Your Own Jewelry Line