Lisa Johnson's Groups (16)

  • Handful of Salt

    38 members Latest Activity: Dec 20, 2013 Handful of Salt is a site covering the craft of modern design with profiles, commentary, trends, inspiration, and more.  We'd love comments, opinions…

  • Studio Sanctuaries - Part 2

    154 members Latest Activity: Dec 25, 2012 Few things are more important to an artist than their workspaces. Part sanctuary, part workshop, part hang-out: This exhibit honors our studio spaces…

  • Plastic + Metal

    158 members Latest Activity: Feb 4, 2013

    Plastic + Metal will be highlighted on Crafthaus from March 13 - April 13. This online exhibition shows different perspectives on how Crafthaus…

  • NCECA 2011 Tidal Forces: The Next Wave

    12 members Latest Activity: Apr 20, 2011

     A blog about my experience of this year’s NCECA conference. Keeping within the context of this year’s theme, I will interpret what it means to be…

  • FLUX: SNAG Seattle Conference

    57 members Latest Activity: Jul 24, 2011 Jillian Moore and Katja Toporski will blog the Seattle conference for crafthaus!
    Join the fun.

  • Co:Operation Tableware

    147 members Latest Activity: Oct 28, 2012 An exhibition featuring work by pairs of artists who develop, and cooperatively create a set of functional (or nonfunctional) tableware. Exhibited at…

  • Ceramic Sculpture: On the Brighter Side of Things

    13 members Latest Activity: Jun 27, 2012 This collection of work explores light hearted commentaries or humorous qualities in the realm of ceramic sculpture. These qualities can comprise of…

  • Metal Arts Guild of San Francisco

    39 members Latest Activity: Feb 15, 2013 The Guild is made up of metal arts enthusiasts from a wide range of backgrounds, who are creating a community through sharing news and events, ideas,…

  • Society for Midwest Metalsmiths

    53 members Latest Activity: Jun 30 A not-for-profit organization designed to promote, develop, educate and encourage individuals interested in metalsmithing by providing workshops,…

  • SIENNA GALLERY

    149 members Latest Activity: Sep 22

  • SNAG

    313 members Latest Activity: yesterday Society of North American Goldsmiths is the Premier Association for Jewelry, Design and Metalsmithing.

  • crafthaus online Exhibitions

    307 members Latest Activity: Oct 11

    Online Exhibition project on crafthaus. Exhibitions are member-curated and change monthly.


    Calls for…

2014 Crafthaus Project Grant Recipient

Crafthaus is pleased to announce that Leisa Rich's project "Invisible:VisAble" garnered 968 votes of 2,575 total votes cast (37.59%) and is the 2014 Crafthaus Project Grant Winner.

Starting in November, we all look forward to following Leisa's crafthaus blog about her project.

Thank you to everyone who voted. Much success for all projects!

View all voting results.

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Tales From the Tool Box - Chapter One

Thank you for viewing this on-line exhibitionThis exhibition is a showcase for narrative work, with over 234 images it was decided that the exhibition would be in two parts with chapter two being on-line in January 2015I would like to personally thank all the makers who took the time to submit work for this on-line exhibition. Image left: Dauvit AlexanderTitle - "Blood Will Have Blood: A Macbeth Brooch" Image Credit: Photography by Andrew Neilson, Neilson Photography. See More
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Ayasha Wood - Embroidery

Ayasha Wood is a UK based surface designer, specializing in embellishment for fashion.With an eye for color and composition, she utilizes a mixture of…See More
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On the Boardwalk

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A modern metalsmith/metal artist can be found working in traditional metals as well as in nontraditional materials. The designs can range from the classic to the extravagant, and the techniques can either be centuries old or decidedly current.

The wide range of expression preferences, design options, materials, and processes has lead within our field to unfavorable misconceptions, misunderstandings and in some cases even outright disdain between artists. Can the metal and jewelry field overcome its division and send out a much-needed signal?

We appreciate and respect our historical past and acknowledge that current materials have a rightful place in jewelry/object making!

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