FLUX: SNAG Seattle Conference

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FLUX: SNAG Seattle Conference

Jillian Moore and Katja Toporski will blog the Seattle conference for crafthaus!
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I am really excited about going to this conference! Many interesting shows, speakers, an awesome PDS program (if I may say so myself,) and much more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jillian Moore, who blogged the Houston conference will again do the honors for us in Seattle. Look out for her funny commentaries and insights on the happenings. She will be busy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Katja Toporski  who bloged the Gray Area Symposium in Mexico City (2010) for crafthaus, will cover this conference as well. Part of her focus will be on student issues. If you are a current student attending the conference, please get in touch with Katja asap to talk about your expectations and goals.

 

 

 

 

 

Fasten your seat belts. This is going to be interesting.

Discussion Forum

What is it all about: A Smaller Conference Experience (2 parts)

Started by Brigitte Martin. Last reply by Brigitte Martin May 21, 2011. 4 Replies

A Smaller Conference Experience Part 1: “Meet and Greet”…Continue

Tags: Adamson, Seattle, discussion, metals, Glenn

Live blogging of the PDS Seminar !

Started by Brigitte Martin. Last reply by Harriete Estel Berman May 18, 2011. 2 Replies

This year, we're trying something new with the Professional Development Seminar! We know you can't all be here in person, so we're bringing the PDS to you!  We'll be blogging, posting quotes, links,…Continue

Tags: live, Tara, Brannigan, blogging, blog

It's here: Catalog for AJF's geography exhibition at the SNAG conference

Started by Brigitte Martin May 17, 2011. 0 Replies

GeographyAn exhibition of international contemporary jewelryGeography is an exhibition of international contemporary…Continue

Tags: geography, AJF, Seattle, conference, SNAG

SNAG could use your help for 1 hour during the conference. Pretty Please!

Started by Brigitte Martin May 13, 2011. 0 Replies

The Seattle conference could really use YOUR help for 1 hour ! Yes, that means you. Please volunteer for a SHORT shift along the Exhibition Crawl route on Friday 5/27. Shifts are only a little over…Continue

Tags: volunteer, crawl, exhibition, SNAG, crafthaus

Free Wireless Access for Conference Attendees !

Started by Brigitte Martin. Last reply by Michelle Pajak-Reynolds May 6, 2011. 2 Replies

 Free Room Wireless for Guests at the Westin! SNAG's awesome conference management company, Meetings A La Carte (MALC), has secured…Continue

Tags: wireless, conference, Seattle, crafthaus, SNAG

SNAG announces 60 Trunk Show Sale Artists

Started by Brigitte Martin. Last reply by Harriete Estel Berman Apr 4, 2011. 1 Reply

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Tags: Seattle, conference, Sale, Show, SNAG

Portfolio Review

Started by Brigitte Martin Mar 29, 2011. 0 Replies

PORTFOLIO REVIEW  Emerging artists and graduating students receive professional advice and guidance from professionals in the field, available by appointment.…Continue

Tags: Review, Portfolio, Seattle, SNAG, crafthaus

Call for Exhibition Proposals: SNAG Conference 2012*, Phoenix, AZ

Started by Brigitte Martin Feb 10, 2011. 0 Replies

*Call for Exhibition Proposals: SNAG Conference 2012*, Phoenix, AZAnnual Conference of the Society of North American Goldsmiths, May 23-26,2012Hosted by Arizona Designer CraftsmenThe Exhibitions…Continue

Tags: Conference, Arizona, SNAG, Crafthaus

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Comment by Brigitte Martin on June 20, 2011 at 10:08am


Seattle Trunk Show Huge Success

Trunk ShowThe inaugural Trunk Show in Seattle succeeded beyond our wildest expectations. The 56 participating artists rang up $30,598 in sales in just two hours. People were lined up before the doors even opened, and then lined up at the cashier with purchases in hand.  

The Trunk Show Committee is comprised of Andy Cooperman,Trunk ShowDon Friedlich, Brigitte Martin, Michelle Pajak-Reynolds, Corliss Rose and John Rose. Kudos to them for creating this event from scratch. Watch for the second annual Trunk Show next year in Phoenix, with many more cashiers.

 

Photos: Gene Spineto for H.W. Edwards Photography

Comment by Brigitte Martin on June 4, 2011 at 8:23am
I'd be really interested to hear feedback from the Educator's Dialogue. Could someone please comment on the topics that were discussed. I couldn't attend.
Thank you !
Comment by Cheryl Eve on May 23, 2011 at 2:35am

I hope you all have a great time at the SNAG conference! Thank you to those who will be writing and streaming the show for us to who cant go.

If you get a chance, stop by Traver Gallery to see "Dual" curated by Catherine Grisez. Some of my pieces were fortunate to make it! Happy conference...

Comment by Harriete Estel Berman on May 21, 2011 at 11:45am

Are you ready for the Photography in Flux discussion during the Professional Development Seminar?

Are digital images your "cup of tea" or alphabet soup?Study up with this quick tutorial on ASK Harriete.

 

Comment by Brigitte Martin on May 18, 2011 at 10:31am

Yes, there will be name tags given out at the registration desk automatically. Feel free to "out" yourself as a crafthauser by copying the logo and putting it onto your name tag. There are plenty of us at the conference, and you are right, it will definitely help.

 

Also, please consider coming to the SMALLER CONFERENCE EXPERIENCE that Harriete and I are organizing on the first day, Thursday. That is an ice-breaker like no other !!

 

 

Comment by Brigitte Martin on February 11, 2011 at 9:36am

 

 


Dana Singer, Executive Director of SNAG, joined by Joan Hammond & Carmen Valdes co-chairs of the upcoming SNAG conference speak about the exciting new events that are planned for the conference.


Listen to this 1 hour Interview

 

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