Oklahoma Contemporary
Color photo of a woman wearing a blue shirt and a custom-made jewelry piece smirks at the camera.

Taylor Martin

Taylor is Chickasaw/Seminole multidisciplinary artist born & raised in Oklahoma with a focus on metal smithing. She creates one of a kind jewelry utilizing various hand tools, genuine metals like sterling silver or bronze & quality gemstones, especially turquoise. Her adornments are a blend of inspiration from her Indigenous culture with intuition-based elements of design & the intention that each piece be durable for generations.

Her experience with this tactile art began as a student learning basic techniques in a University of Central Oklahoma course. A strong passion grew & many years later, Taylor continues to advance her skills through the determination of self-taught endeavors. She has sold her wearable art across the country through pop up events & an online Indigenous marketplace, From The People.

Her recent pursuit of instructing at Oklahoma Contemporary has been quite fulfilling as she’s gained a better understanding of her teaching style & deeply enjoys facilitating creativity within others. Taylor has organized her knowledge of this complex art form into a simplified course that provides the student with the confidence to forge their own unique designs. Taylor will teach you how to navigate both precision & improvisation which are important aspects of learning how to stamp, texture, saw, file, solder, & finish metals.

Take Intro to Jewelry Making and Metalsmithing with Taylor Martin this fall.

Hours

Monday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed Tuesday

Wednesday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursday 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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Location

Visit us at 11 NW 11th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: 405 951 0000
Fax: 405 951 0003
info@okcontemp.org

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Oklahoma Contemporary
P.O. Box 3062
Oklahoma City, OK 73101

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