This crafthaus online 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 at the front, but when we do take the time to look at the back of a brooch, it will oftentimes reveal a surprising little secret.Enjoy the show.
"Jillian, I'd like to clarify the costs of the the show and ask about your comment that this year "you came out a little ahead". This would imply a modest profit, and good for you. Your total cost of attending the show was…"
BAM Biennial 2014: Knock on Wood CALL FOR ARTISTS Submission Deadline (postmarked by): December 21, 2013 Exhibition Dates: October 31, 2014 - March 29, 2015Bellevue Arts Museum is seeking artists, craftsmen, designers, and makers of all kinds in the Northwest (AK, BC, ID, MT, OR & WA) working in the medium of wood to…See More
Check out Meghann Sottile, our featured Maker Profile artist of the week!
Chicago Fire Department BadgesFine Silver, Copper, Brass, Powder Coat, CZs, Found Objects (Uniform Buttons)2012Each 3 in x 2.75 in x 0.75 inVictoria Altepeter
"CORRECTION - just looked at the AJF report and see that this show looks like a potentially good fit for many of the Jackalope Collective, in which case it seems it makes sense for some to return with some new strategies based on this…"
"Comment by Sondra Sherman just now
I congratulate you all for the initiative,energy and courage you put into this- and that you continue to generously share in the wrap up. Many Art school jewelers of my generation were encouraged to…"
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 call that I had to create a second part exhibition. 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 at the front, but when we do take the time to look at the back of a brooch, it will oftentimes reveal a surprising aspect for us, a delightful little secret. With…See More
I am very excited to get back the photos from my close friend and photographer, Becky Parker. She always captures and visually expresses exactly what the jewelry is saying. With the help of my also close friend Ashley... to read more about the photoshoot click here: http://taralocklear.com/2013/12/16/poproxx-fall-photoshoot/…
I’m finally tying up all the loose ends from my trip to Australia in July. After my earlier post on the Bodywork exhibition, my last mission is to tell you all about my tour through the newly relocated Monash jewellery workshops. I promised to fill y’all in at the end of…
Tenure-track position in Jewelry/Metals at the University of Louisiana, Lafayette.
Assistant Professor Metalwork and Jewelry, EEO#AR6-12 Department of Visual Arts, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Tenure track Assistant Professor, full-time, 9-month, beginning August of 2014. Salary is commensurate with…
Another two-week hiatus between posts and it is only because I've been too busy to be able to find a moment to write things down. So much has happened, from being asked if I were "eligible" for inclusion in a list of "eligible bachelors" - my non-bachelor status making me ineligible for the inclusion - to being asked to write an article for a new jewellery magazine about something which isn't jewellery!
The main thing on the workbench has been another of my projects which was…