2013 Sawdust Artist Series: David Nelson

Posted on April 15, 2014 by Sawdust Art Festival


This second installment of our  2013  Sawdust Artist Series  features long-time Laguna Beach  metalsmith  David Nelson.  Nelson  has been  creating and  exhibiting  his custom  gold and silver jewelry  in the Sawdust Art Festival since he was 17 years old, and  will  be  in his 45th  show this summer.  The gift of serving others and seeing the joy that his pieces  bring to  others’ lives  is what  keeps  Nelson  inspired each year. Watch him in his studio sharing pieces of his artistic process and explaining in his own words what it  means to be an artist.