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Posted by Jessica Todd
What is your best piece of financial advice for potential and/or current MFA students?
I don’t recommend getting a job while you are in grad school – there just isn’t time. I took out a loan but that isn’t always the way to go. Work hard to make and save money before you start school. Once grad school started, I began making work to sell over the summer, Christmas break, spring break, etc. An Etsy shop is great way to earn money. Use your studio access to your advantage to create work to sell, but concentrate on your grad work first.
***Teaching Assistantships available.
Deadline for Spring: November, 20 2015
Deadline for fall: January, 20 2015
New Mexico State University is…Continue
AND back at the bench! Hooray!
I've begun to catch up with commissions and making stock work. Immediately, I'm working on a piece incorporating a small 9ct Edwardian brooch and some of the metal found on Dungeness…
An installation of endangered birds from the Pacific Flyway.
October 1 – 31, 2015
Artist’s Reception: Friday, October 2, 6-8pm
As a craft influenced sculptor, Hilary Pfeifer brings together years of study in many media, including woodworking and furniture design, metalsmithing,…Continue
I don’t know about you, but I’ve had a bit of a time getting my Schmuck entry in this year. I’m finally done (phew!) but completing it did involve tedious word counts and emailing the images – a bit unusual. One thing it did not involve was Firefox, so try another browser. I had to use Safari.
So, as per last year (and the previous if I recall correctly), I was unsurprised to find that the Handwerkskammer für München und Oberbayern has now extended the deadlines.…Continue