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Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) commented on Marina Sheetikoff's group CHAIN
"I'm not sure what I'm doing right, but I really want to add the part of the chain with a piece of sun"
Nov 9, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) joined Marina Sheetikoff's group
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CHAIN

CHAINcrafthaus online exhibit:November 2-December 2, 2012 Participants were asked to send one image of a piece of chain between 10 and 20 cm long. The online exhibit is the result of the images selected and linked in a long and unique chain shown on real size.These works are visually connected by a round jump link. See More
Nov 2, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) replied to Rebekah Frank's discussion Tanya Ireland... in the group Koru 4: Kindred Spirits
"Thanks, Tanya! I am very interested in your thoughts and search for combinations of materials. I wish you success!"
Oct 30, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) joined Rebekah Frank's group
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Koru 4: Kindred Spirits

Information, interviews and updates about Finnish and International contemporary jewelry and posted by Rebekah Frank from the symposium, workshops and exhibitions during Koru 4: Kindred Spirits in Imatra, Finland.See More
Oct 30, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) liked Rebekah Frank's discussion Tanya Ireland...
Oct 30, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) commented on Lorena Angulo's group Behind the Brooch
" Dear Brigitte! thanks for yours words, it also gave me to confidence. I am very interested in communication with masters from all over the world. I hope that it will be a useful exchange of opinions and impressions."
Oct 29, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) commented on Lorena Angulo's group Behind the Brooch
"In Russian community of masters of polymer clay the question is often discussed - what should be a back side. Here we see a fine sample of it.( Excuse for my English, I use the Internet  translator,.  I hope that me understood)"
Oct 29, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) joined Seth Savarick's group
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Polymer Artist Forum

A place on Crafthaus for Polymer Clay artist and those interested in Polymer.
Oct 28, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) joined Katie Poterala's group
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First Hand

“First Hand,” will function as an ongoing collection of tips, musings, and information gained primarily from ‘first hand’ experience.  It will cover topics like: How I built a website from scratch, pricing and packaging, why Lady Gaga would wear your work, and a plethora of other exciting stuff  in between.   In addition to my own contributions, I will solicit the knowledge of others in the field in an effort to shed light on topics I have identified as vague but valuable in my own experience…See More
Oct 28, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) joined Lorena Angulo's group
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Behind the Brooch

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 this exhibition, I would like to let you in on that secret, something that typically only the maker and the wearer know about. I hope you will enjoy with me this selection of brooches by…See More
Oct 28, 2012
Alena Stukavcova Dolezalova commented on Elena Aleshina (Tavostia)'s photo
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Black + copper

"Beautiful!"
Oct 24, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) posted photos
Oct 15, 2012
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Oct 8, 2012
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Sep 9, 2012
Elena Aleshina (Tavostia) is now a member of crafthaus
Aug 30, 2012

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At 3:10pm on August 30, 2012, Brigitte Martin said…

Hello Elena,
Welcome to crafthaus, the network for craft artists and those who support them! I am very glad you joined us! Your crafthaus membership is valid through September 15, 2013.

Please look around and add your thoughts to the groups, blogs and discussions. Crafthaus is a participatory sport!

Please note that ALL images sent to the website are vetted to assure a measure of overall quality control. Unlike other image sharing websites, crafthaus is not a "free-for-all". Our members present their work in front of an educated and critical audience so the photos have to be GREAT. Our goal is to show our members' work in the best possible light. From the many images received daily, we aim to post as many as possible. Crafthaus heartily encourages comments from the membership, however, with regard to photos posted or not, we have a strict "NO WHINING" policy in effect! If your images don't get posted they do not meet crafthaus quality standards. Please review the photo guidelines under the FAQ tab.

If there are ever any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to email me via crafthauseditor at live dot com, I will do my best to be of help.

I hope you will enjoy being with this network, and will find the exchanges interesting and fun.

Again: Welcome !

Brigitte Martin
Crafthaus Editor

 
 
 

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!

Arriving at this message is the goal of this traveling exhibition opening at the SNAG conference in Boston 2015, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, CA - Aug 19 - Sept 20, 2015, Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX - Oct 16 - Nov 15, 2015, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD - Dec 11, 2015 - Jan 08, 2016, Brooklyn Metal Works, Brooklyn, NY - Feb 5 - Mar 4, 2016.

DETAILS on exhibition premise, call for artists, submission guidelines.....

Rachel and Brigitte will be appearing on the wonderful Jay Whaley Metalsmith Benchtalk Radio Show, talking about the Co:Operation Garnish project, how they came up with the idea, what the project is about and the plans moving forward.

The radio show will be LIVE on air September 25, 2014 @ 6PM EST / 3 PM Pacific.

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/whaleystudios

Listeners can call in during the show via phone, skype, or directly connect via the blog talk website.

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rachel timmins commented on Brigitte Martin's group Co:Operation GARNISH
"Hey Katja! There are no limits on quantity.  Please know that if there is limited space but juror's want your work in the exhibition, we (they) may only ask for certain work from the series.  I hope that makes sense."
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Katja Toporski commented on Brigitte Martin's group Co:Operation GARNISH
"Hello Rachel and Brigitte, I have a question regarding quantities: is each collaborative pair allowed to make one piece or can there be a grouping of pieces? Especially if they are not giant sized?  "
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The Justified Sinner posted a blog post

Ife Head and Collar

I've been in the workshop a lot over the last week - not all of which has been to bury my head in the sand away from the increasingly nasty pro- and anti-independence campaigns in Scotland (which is also why I've not been so active on social media recently). Mostly, I've been working on commissions - a set of buttons, a couple of rings - and the collar…See More
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Yellow Background

We made this yellow background because we're so-o-o-o-o bored with white and graduated backgrounds. Aren't you?Yellow background with polymer clay brooch.
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Peter Antor posted photos
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Emily Hickman posted a photo

Rainbow Bird Necklace

Oxidized Sterling Silver, Vintage Cookie Tin, Japanese Tin Bird, Sleeping Beauty TurquoiseLength is adjustable up to 21" long. Pendant measures 3"x3".
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
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