The Association for Contemporary Jewellery is devoted to the promotion, representation, understanding and development of contemporary jewellery in the United Kingdom and abroad.
Society of North American Goldsmiths is the Premier Association for Jewelry, Design and Metalsmithing.
Jeweler and printmaker, husband and wife, mother and father – collaborations of the studio, house, and home.
This blog is intended as a guide for potential and current MFA students, focusing on those in the craft disciplines. It will primarily focus on tips for prospective students, but will also address the needs of those currently working toward their degrees. By sharing my own experience, articles I fi…
A not-for-profit organization designed to promote, develop, educate and encourage individuals interested in metalsmithing by providing workshops, lectures, juried and non-juried exhibition opportunities. Membership open to all interested parties.
Online Exhibition project on crafthaus. Exhibitions are member-curated and change monthly. Calls for Artists below!
Birmingham City University’s School of Jewellery is pleased to present Informed Chaos, an exhibition of jewellery and objects from the graduating students of the MA Jewellery, Silversmithing, and Related Products. The show, held at BCU’s School of Art on Margaret St, was running from 2nd-10th of S…
I’ve always been a nosy person: I want to know everything that’s going on, and why. Now that I’ve embarked on a career in the art jewelry and fine craft fields, my curiosity has found new focus. How did that artist get where they are? What advice do established makers have for others? How is everyo…
My journey from Vancouver, BC. Canada, to the “Imagery in Jewelry” workshop at Touchstone Center for Craft in Farmington, Pennsylvania.
Image left: Neon sign designed for my thesis show. Created by Nate Shaffer. Photo by: Danielle James
Arrowmont: after 25 years, I am returning to the place where it all started for me as a fiber artist. That embarrassing picture is me, Amber O’Harrow (then Amber Wood), with my first weaving, turned into a bag. Let’s see where my journey has led me since then, as I follow my guide, Pat Hickman on…
THIS CRAFTHAUS EXHIBITION IS NOW ARCHIVED AND THE AUCTION OVER. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO TAKE PART IN OUR NEW ONLINE EXHIBITION AND AUCTION PLEASE GO TO www.rubbishtogold.com ARCHIVE: JUNK: rubbish to gold playfully explores ideas of exchange, bartering, gathering, earning and giving by putting on d…
Every other year, crafthaus awards a micro grant to a craft artist regardless of their location, professional background, or chosen craft field. Grant: $500 plus a 1-year free membership to crafthaus. Voting Period: October 4 - 10, 2016 (12noon EST) Recipient Announcement: Oct 11, 2016
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! Arriving at this message is the goal of this exhibition cooperatively arran…
Follow along as Duality of Presence comes to fruition in the months leading up to Munich Jewelry Week & Schmuck. The co-curators, Kerianne Quick & Jess Tolbert, will share their exhibition research, preparation, and travels to Munich on the exhibitions Instagram account! Follow @dualityofpresence
In this crafthaus blog, I explore the intersection between gender and jewelry with a three-prong approach: interviewing artists who do not shy away from words like “gender issues,” “feminism,” and “sex”; analyzing the work of said artists and the reach of their work via questionnaires; and reinvigo…