From Artisan's Asylum
Karen Christians is the Founder of Cleverwerx. She sells and designs quality jewelry tools to honor her trade. In 1998, she founded the non-profit jewelry school Metalwerx: School for Jewelry and Community Studio in Waltham, MA. She is the author of the book “Making the Most of Your Flex-Shaft”, published by the MJSA Press. Karen writes articles in major trade magazines, lectures, teaches workshops and fabricates jewelry and sculpture. She holds a BFA with High Honors from the Massachusetts College of Art. She is a regular participant at Burning Man. Currently she is a member of Artisan’s Asylum in Somerville.
Karen is a passionate teacher, photographer, writer, cook and traveler.