About

Electric Tiara is owned and operated by custom jewelry designer and instructor Peggy Logan.

Peggy is a graduate of the George Brown College Jewelry Arts program. She majored as a goldsmith and specialized in enameling. She continued her formal education at the Langara College, Fine Arts and is now pursuing a Visual Arts degree at Emily Carr University.

In Ontario she fulfilled a two year residency at Habourfront Craft Studios. While in Toronto she combined teaching and working in the Jewellery trade. She returned to Vancouver in 1986 to continue teaching jewellery, primarily for the Vancouver School Board where she taught for twenty-five years. Currently she teaches for Langara College Continuing Studies, North Island College Continuing Education, Soigne, and Juvelisto. Her classes include jewellery making, enameling and lost wax casting

  • In recent years she has been selected and sold work at Granville Island Public Market, Lonsdale Quay Market, and the Ladner Farmers Market. Some Vancouver locations that carry her work on an on going basis are Dianne Sanderson’s Silk Studio, Janis Dean Johnson Jewellery Design, and Van Yperen Jewellery.  She has exhibited work in group shows in Toronto, Tokyo, New Orleans, and Vancouver galleries.

 

  •  Selected Exhibitions and Craft Fairs
  • Vancouver YVR, International Airport, Endangered Species work,  September 2017 – 2018
  • Eastside Clutural Crawl 20th anniversary exhibition, the Arts Factory, October 21st- November 7th 2016
  • Ariodante Contemporary Craft Gallery, 535 Julia Street, New Orleans, December 2013-November 2015 Solo exhibitions.
  • West Coast Synergies, Collaborative pieces created by Members of VMAA and VWSG, Crafthouse, Vancouver November 2015
  • Kickstart exhibition, “I shall be Happy”, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, October 13-30th 2015
  • Exhibition at the Ueno Royal Museum: The 26th International Cloisonne Jewellery Contest. April 8-14th 2013, The 28th International Cloisonne Jewellery, Contest 2015.
  • Fire and Fusion Enamelling Exhibition at Rainbow Gallery, Toronto. May 1st-30th, 2013
  • Artists in Our Midst Art Show at the Roundhouse, Vancouver, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017,
  • East side Cultural Crawl 2008-2012
  • Ladner Village Farmers Markets 2007 to 2017
  • Studiolo Gallery, Vancouver BC, 2011
  • The 8th Annual International Juried Enamel Exhibition sponsored by Northern California Enamelling Guild and Richmond Art Centre (Richmond,CA) June 2006
  • Arnold Mikelson Festival of the Arts (Surrey, B.C.) July 2007 to 2011
  • Fab Fair (Heritage Hall, Vancouver, B.C.) June 2007
  • Vandusen Christmas Craft Fair (Vancouver, B.C.) December 2003-2004
  • Vandusen Flower and Garden Show (Vancouver, B.C.) June 2003

Awards

  • “Honorable Mention” International Cloisonne’ competition 28th Annual 2015
  • Mary Beasom Bishop and Frances Merritt Scholarship, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine, USA, 2004

Professional Memberships

  • Metal Arts Guild of Canada, Toronto, Ontario
  • Crafts Counsel of B.C., Vancouver B.C.
  • The Enamelist Society, Jamesville, New York.
  • Vancouver Metal Arts Association.