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  • Seeing NCECA: A Student’s Perspective

    14 members Latest Activity: Dec 11, 2013

    As a student of ceramics at Berea College, I’m always observing and learning about the ceramics world. NCECA, however, takes the fire of my…

  • Crafting this Antipodean Place

    30 members Latest Activity: Apr 3, 2013

    Australian landscapes are old, powerful and strange to Eurocentric eyes. To Indigenous Australia, whose pre-colonial history stretches…

  • Koru 4: Kindred Spirits

    50 members Latest Activity: Jun 23

    Information, interviews and updates about Finnish and International contemporary jewelry and posted by …

  • Behind the Brooch

    129 members Latest Activity: Sep 21

    This exhibition focuses on a side of the brooch we usually do not pay much attention to: the back side. Our first look is naturally always trained…

  • CAST FROM DIFFERENT MOULDS

    27 members Latest Activity: Nov 5, 2013

    Cast From Different Moulds is the 2012 graduating class from the MA in Jewellery, Silversmithing and Related Products course from the prestigious…

  • Crafthaus Project Grant 2012 - VOTE

    28 members Latest Activity: Sep 18, 2012

    The voting process for this grant has ended.

  • A Glimpse of Thai Craft-Based Contemporary Art

    25 members Latest Activity: Nov 5, 2013

    Even though Thailand is well-known for its craft and mass-produced decorative products, its craft-based contemporary art is relatively unknown to…

  • First Hand

    75 members Latest Activity: Nov 23, 2013

    “First Hand,” will function as an ongoing collection of tips, musings, and information gained primarily from ‘first hand’ experience.  It will…

  • Aficionado Studios - Sporadic Chronicle

    31 members Latest Activity: Jul 23

    The Sporadic Chronicle is the unpredictable work journal of an Aficionado. The Chronicle follows the progress of…

  • Cooperative Projects

    39 members Latest Activity: Aug 20, 2013

    What is it about cooperative projects that fascinates us so much? Is it the process or is it the outcome? Or is it the knowledge that working…

  • SNAG Conference 2012 Phoenix

    62 members Latest Activity: Dec 15, 2012

    Jillian Moore and Liz Steiner blog the events of the 2012 SNAG Conference "The Heat is On!",  happening May 23-26, in Phoenix, AZ.

  • Humor in Craft

    75 members Latest Activity: Mar 8

  • Inspiration!

    64 members Latest Activity: Jun 11, 2013

    Posts about the things that inspire us to make our work and to get out of a creative rut.

  • 2012 NCECA/crafthaus Emerging Artist Report

    35 members Latest Activity: May 26, 2013

    This blog profiles emerging ceramic artists and their approaches to establish themselves as successful artists.  I will explores…

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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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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