Paulette Werger

Paulette is a metalsmith and teacher from Lebanon, New Hampshire. She works in a variety of materials including high karat gold, platinum, precious stones, sterling silver, and pewter. Her work is exhibited and sold both nationally and internationally through museums and galleries. She has offered workshops on a number of topics, including conquering the fear of gold, pewtersmithing, keum-boo, surface embellishment, and Ashante casting.

Paulette currently serves as a board member for the Society of Arts and Crafts in Boston, Massachusetts, and formerly for the Society of North American Goldsmiths. She works at her cooperative studio, Metalpeople East, which supports four metalsmiths with a common use of tools and space.

Beyond Calder: Focus on Kinetics
 With Paulette Werger
 19 August 2015 - 21 August 2015
5% Early Bird Discount for registration before 19 July 2015
 Focus on interesting points of connection such as junctures, links, pivot points and cantilevers to join line and create forms that move with the body. Forge, taper, fuse, solder and combine these techniques to create flexible, kinetic jewelry.
 Complete Course InformationSign Up Now. It is Easy and Safe!
Earrings: Line Volume Form
 With Paulette Werger
 22 August 2015 - 23 August 2015
5% Early Bird Discount for registration before 22 July 2015
 Delve into the beauty and history of the earring with an eye on design and technical exploration. Learn about kinetics and discover a wide variety of earring styles with a focus on the use of wire and sheet to create volume and movement.
 Complete Course InformationSign Up Now. It is Easy and Safe!
Sign up for our Email Newsletter

Download our most recent course catalogs

Sign up now!

New! On Our Blog
Gold Damascene with Brian Meek
A rare opportunity to learn Korean-style damascening with Brian Meek occurs next month at Metalwerx, immediately following the close of the SNAG convention in Boston. Brian, known as the ?Tool Guy? at Knew Concepts metalsmithing equipment, will lead the two-day workshop in which students will learn to make what he describes as ?metal Velcro.? The […]

Subscribe to our blog

April 16, 2015
 Working with Argentium Silver
 Discover how easy it is to granulate and fuse with this innovative metal under the guidance of renowned Argentium Silver specialist Cynthia Eid. Methods for annealing, soldering, and hardening, granulation, and fusing will be demonstrated.
May 16, 2015
 Weaving With Wire
 Create alluring surfaces and structures using woven metal techniques. This hands-on workshop will introduce students to twining, braiding, weaving, knitting, and soumak weaving.
May 24, 2015
 Gold Damascene on Titanium and Steel
 This jam-packed workshop covers damascene (adding gold to the surface of titanium and steel), creating gold foil, how to quickly take rust off of steel (salvage old tools!), and make your own chasing punches along the way.

Copyright © 1996 - 2014 MetalWerx