Brigitte Martin's Groups (143)

  • Tales From the Tool Box - Chapter One

    22 members Latest Activity: 6 hours ago

    Thank you for viewing this on-line exhibition

    This exhibition is a showcase for narrative work, with over 234 images it was decided that…

  • Crafthaus Project Grant 2014

    17 members Latest Activity: 9 hours ago

    Every Fall, crafthaus awards a micro project grant to a crafthaus member regardless of location, professional…

  • A New Path: Enameling in the Round

    29 members Latest Activity: Aug 29

    New experiences in enameling, while taking "Enameling in the Round," with Harlan Butt at Peters Valley.

  • A Midsummer Day's Dream

    13 members Latest Activity: Aug 29

    We are delighted to present "A Midsummer Day’s Dream"an online exhibition hosted by Crafthaus.  All artwork is designed and made by the…

  • Images of Creative Communion

    36 members Latest Activity: Jul 17

    My journey from Vancouver, BC. Canada, to the “Imagery in Jewelry” workshop at Touchstone Center for Craft in Farmington,…

  • Play That Funky Music !

    25 members Latest Activity: Aug 8

    Exhibition Date May 1 - June 1, 2014

    You hear a…

  • Kathy Maves, NCECA

    18 members Latest Activity: Jul 17

    Kathy Maves discusses the 2014 NCECA conference, Material World, March 19th-22nd, and all thing clay throughout 2014. Look for updates…

  • Artisans Center of Virginia

    21 members Latest Activity: Sep 10

    The Artisans Center of Virginia (ACV) develops and implements systems and strategies to improve economic outcomes for Virginia artisans and their…

  • Crescent Moon Armoury

    22 members Latest Activity: Jul 13

    Begun in 2005 by metalsmith, Parker Brown, Crescent Moon Armoury is a small business dedicated to the continuing craft of historical armour…

  • A Look Behind the Scenes of the SNAG Conference

    27 members Latest Activity: May 28

    Join me as I share my experiences working as a volunteer to help plan the 2014 SNAG conference “From Grains to Gold.” 

  • 2013 Beijing International Jewelry Art Biennale

    45 members Latest Activity: Jun 10

    A look back at the exhibition in Beijing and 2013 Beijing Design Week.

    Group Host: Ezra Satok-Wolman

  • HUNGER

    38 members Latest Activity: May 28

    Hunger, in all its metaphorical forms, is part of our personal and public conversation. Many of us struggle with HUNGERS, and yearn for the…

  • Behind the Brooch part 2

    76 members Latest Activity: on Tuesday

    I am happy to share with all of you more images of wonderful brooches from artists around the word. I had so many submissions on my first…

  • Buckle Up: Belt Buckles Beyond Function

    32 members Latest Activity: Oct 11

    The belt buckle has long been a functional object.  It has only been since the early 20th century that it has truly become a fashion statement. …

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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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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