This month’s Featured Artisan is Michael De Medina.
Michael De Medina is a sculptor, jeweler, and craftsman, who has designed and produced sculptures and gifts for corporations such as GM, Max Factor, Sperry Rand, Phillip Morris, AT&T, 20th Century Insurance CO., Mattel Toys and Fluor Corp. His pieces range from jewelry in precious metals to architectural sculptures, to life-size bronze portraits.
Michael was commissioned to produce the 14k gold pins that were worn by President Reagan and Chairman Gorbachev at the 1987 Washington, D.C. Summit as well as Medallions to commemorate Pope John Paul II visit to the U.S. and Mexico in 1999. Recently, in 2007 he has been selected to redesign the Minerva Award. He is currently available for commissions for portrait sculptures and oil paintings
Located within the Los Angeles area, Michael has also designed and created sculptures and movie props for such films as Ghostbusters, Dead Ringers, Rat Race, and countless T.V. commercials.
His hobbies include cosmology and philosophy.
You can view Michael’s art pieces at: http://michaeldemedina.greatartisans.com/booth/michael-de-medina
Michael De Medina