Kristin Mitsu Shiga

Kristin Mitsu Shiga is a metalsmith and educator who has been tinkering together her life in the arts since 1991. In addition to showing internationally, her work is featured in numerous publications, including Art Jewelry Today, The Art of Enameling and several of Lark Books' "500" series.  From a long line of teachers, Kristin has built a thriving metals programs in New York, Oregon, and in her current home on the Big Island of Hawai’i. You can learn more about Kristin’s work as a maker from her segment on Oregon Artbeat or on her studio’s retail website at

Upcoming Classes

Flex Shafts Demystified Virtual Course May 5-7, 2021
All That Glitters: Adding Sparkle with Tiny Diamonds Virtual Course June 22-24, 2021