MARVIN JENSEN
Round Bar Earring

$55.00

MARVIN JENSEN
Round Bar Earring
8mm stainless steel, stainless post
.3125 in. long
Item #207-02

3 in stock

SKU: 207-02 Categories: , Tags: ,

Description

Simple and classic, small stainless steel earrings.

Artist Info

Marvin Jensen – Bakersville, NC
Marvin received his MFA from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale in 1979. He began teaching at Penland School in 1980, and has taught many times since – his most recent class in 2013.
In addition to many workshops, Marvin also taught at Rochester Institute of Technology, Parsons School of Design, and Purdue University.
Marvin is known as a multi-faceted metal-smith whose specialties include the traditional Japanese layered metal technique called mokume-gane, anodized aluminum lighting and furniture, and a comprehensive use of stainless steel. He has been in more than seventy-five invitational and competitive exhibitions and his work is included in the permanent collections of RISD, the Mint Museum of Craft + Design, and the North Carolina Museum of Art. Marvin’s mechanical, technical, and design skills in his machine shop also extends to fabricating equipment used in neuroscience research.