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Doing it wrong: Cherry and Martin's new ceramics show upends convention

Cherry and Martin's 2732 space in Culver City presents 'Try again. Fail again. Fail better.', a four-person ceramics show that upends typical assumptions about what counts as technical mastery. Photography: Cherry and Martin/Jeff…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 29, 2015 at 9:14am — No Comments

Dallas Museum of Art Acquires Collection Of Modern and Contemporary Jewelry

Dallas Museum of Art Acquires Collection Of Modern and Contemporary Jewelry, Featuring More Than 700 Works by Internationally Acclaimed Artists

The Rose-Asenbaum Collection Elevates the DMA To One of the Foremost Jewelry Collections in the World

Dallas, TX—May…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 29, 2015 at 8:53am — No Comments

Vessel – Permeable Subject

Jill Hermans Uniform Shells - Combat Paper   

Guess who couldn’t decide which image to use for the invitation?



Added by Melissa Cameron on August 26, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Révélations - French Art and Design Show opens Sep 10

Xavier Noël studied for a degree in fine arts then in history of art at the University of Strasbourg, before obtaining a CAP (Professional Aptitude Certificate) as a gilder-ornamentist, then training in gilding at the Atelier Meyer…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 26, 2015 at 4:16pm — No Comments

Mike Rowe: Please Support this Gofundme Campaign

Created May 14, 2015
Mark Dunn
We are trying to raise money for our Design and Fabrication Class that was started this year to buy equipment and tools.  We are a…

Added by Brigitte Martin on August 25, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

Seeping Color into Clay - Emma Buckley, UK



Added by Brigitte Martin on August 24, 2015 at 7:32am — No Comments

Don't miss this: The Smith Shop is coming to Pittsburgh Labor Day Weekend

Gabriel Craig and Amy Weiks are coming to the Society for Contemporary Craft in Pittsburgh during the first weekend of September. They'll give an…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 21, 2015 at 10:23am — No Comments

"Of course Oregon hipsters are cultivating a craft cannabis industry" - Washington Post

Dear marketing people – please stop appropriating the word CRAFT for everything. We’ve had crafted cars, coffee and crisps and now crafted cannabis has been coined. This has to stop. "Crafted cannabis - an artisanal weed experience"? Enough already.…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 21, 2015 at 10:00am — 4 Comments

A 5-piece Fashion Collection Entirely 3-D Printed Using Home Printers

Danit Peleg embarked on a year-long journey to find a way to print a 5-piece fashion collection as part of her graduate collection at Shenkar. Using soft materials and flexible patterns, she printed this collection at home.

Partners: TechFactoryPlus, XLN, Recreus, BQ.…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 20, 2015 at 3:15pm — 1 Comment

CoOperation Garnish


Added by Mike Holmes on August 19, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Jo Pond: Intimate


Jo Pond: Intimate

August 19 – September 20, 2015

Artist’s Reception:  Friday August 21, 6-8pm

*Exhibition catalog is available.

Jo Pond’s most recent jewelry works can be seen as reincarnated objects, relics of everyday urban life…


Added by Mike Holmes on August 19, 2015 at 4:59pm — No Comments

Mindful: Exploring Mental Health Through Art @ SCC Pittsburgh

Next month, we at the SCC in Pittsburgh, will launch a major new initiative at SCC linking arts, mental health, and wellness. This project,…

Added by Brigitte Martin on August 19, 2015 at 3:10pm — No Comments

4th Annual MJSA ConFab @ FIT, NYC

You CAN make a better living doing what you love! Come discover ways at the fourth annual MJSA ConFab, set for Oct. 18 at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City. ConFab features sessions that get to the heart of how to…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 19, 2015 at 2:50pm — No Comments

Chasing/repousse takes backseat to woodprints

Offered a showing in the Cedarburg Museum of Art show of relief prints, I set the metal down and picked up the woods. I have learned that readying for a show of this size is a lot harder than the cutting and…


Added by Linda Kelen on August 19, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Samantha Skelton Wins 10th Annual Halstead Grant

PRESCOTT, AZ (August 18, 2015): Halstead awards top honors to Samantha Skelton, artist and owner of Samantha Skelton Jewelry Designs…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 19, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Co:Operation Garnish to Open at Velvet da Vinci on Aug 21

Title Image: Billie Theide & Brooke Marks-Swanson, Specimen B brooch

Vintage linen postcard, cotton, plywood, pewter,…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 18, 2015 at 11:42am — No Comments

Call for Proposals: Furniture Society Conference 2016


Furniture Society Conference, Philadelphia, PA…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 18, 2015 at 9:38am — No Comments

Call for Artists: LEAP Award 2016

Amanda Packer. Recollect (collection of pendants). Copper, silver, enamel, paint, thread. $200 each. 2" x 5" x 1.5" average. LEAP Winner 2014.

The LEAP Award was established in 2007 in…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 17, 2015 at 8:07am — No Comments

CraftBoston 2016: Call for Entry


Join us for CraftBoston 2016! CraftBoston is an established biannual show and sale of fine contemporary craft and design. Both CraftBoston Spring and CraftBoston Holiday unite talented makers with passionate and knowledgeable patrons. CraftBoston welcomes exhibitor applications from both established and emerging artists making original work that shows exemplary…


Added by The Society of Arts and Crafts on August 16, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments

RISD Museum: Artist Fellowships

Through generous funding by the National Endowment for the Arts, the RISD Museum is pleased to offer Artist Fellowships for 2016–2017. Two selected artists receive stipends of $10,000 each, professional development support, and the opportunity to work closely with the Museum’s collections and staff…


Added by Brigitte Martin on August 16, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments

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