March 2009 Blog Posts (16)

Happy Happy Days : First solo show at Japan !

This is most luckiest and beautiful thing happening soon.
The gallery "Tsuibu" let me have two weeks solo show from April 7th ~ 19th.
The tricky part is that Tsuibu gallery is in Kyoto, Japan.

I know, I know.
It is only 14 hours by airplane from the U.S. Piece of cake to stop by, right?
I do want you to have a post card, so feel free to ask me to send you hundreds of postcards!

pickleinthepot.com (my HP)
http://www.tsuibu.com (the gallery HP)

Added by Tadashi Koizumi on March 28, 2009 at 8:47am — 3 Comments

My MOST AMAZING Neice!

Her book went on the Best Seller list the first day -- before it is even out!! Way to go Annie!
Click here: Amazon.com: Law of Business Attraction: Ruby Yeh, Anjanette Harper: Books

Added by Randi Harper on March 24, 2009 at 12:21pm — No Comments

TAX FAIRNESS for ARTISTS

Here is text from a very important email I just received from the ACC.







ISSUE BRIEF: BUILDING AMERICA’S CULTURAL HERITAGE





Artist-Museum Partnership Act Improves Tax Fairness for Artists, Spurs Gifts to Museums



On February 23, Representatives John Lewis (D-GA) and Todd Platts (R-PA) introduced the Artist-Museum Partnership Act (H.R. 1126) in the U. S. House of Representatives. This legislation proposes to amend the Internal Revenue Code…
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Added by Elise Winters on March 20, 2009 at 2:18pm — 2 Comments

CALL 4 ENTRIES: The Art of Fine Craft 2009, A National Juried Exhibition

The Art of Fine Craft 2009

A National Juried Exhibition

October 1 - November 8, 2009

Elder Gallery, Nebraska Wesleyan University

Lincoln, Nebraska

Postmark deadline: July 1, 2009



This juried exhibition will showcase the best work in fine craft including ceramics, glass, textiles, fibers, metalwork, jewelry, woodwork and printmaking. The exhibition is held in conjunction with Art of Fine Craft conference, October 1-2, 2009, a biennial conference produced by… Continue

Added by Jenni Brant on March 18, 2009 at 9:03pm — No Comments

500 Enameled Objects

One of my pieces is in the new Lark book on enamel, so I received my complimentary copy a few days ago. It is just as nice as the other books in this series. I already have my "faves" and am sure I will have even more as I page through again. Sarah Perkins has selected an amazing body of pieces in a wide range of styles - the images are wonderful and inspire me to get back to work... Thanks to all involved!

Added by Deborrah Daher on March 16, 2009 at 3:03pm — No Comments

Would you like to VISIT MY STUDIO?

Two articles were recently published about "VISITING MY STUDIO" and now they are both on line.



The "Visit the Studio" article written by Jennifer Cross Gans was first published in Metalsmith Magazine.

You can read this on line by going to the top of the page for UPCOMING EVENTS on my web site or… Continue

Added by Harriete Estel Berman on March 12, 2009 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

Harriete Estel Berman Studio Tour

I'm writing a series of article for Etsy "open studio tour" and few days ago I had the great pleasure to virtually visit the studio of crafthaus' member Harriete Estel Berman





You can read the full article… Continue

Added by Francesca Vitali on March 12, 2009 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Designing my maker's mark

I'm drawing my maker's mark using my name initials FV (WOW big steps here!!).

I have six designs I like and I would need your help and/or feedback to decide on one.



If you want to read the all story visit my blog:

http://fruccidesign.blogspot.com/2009/03/cast-your-vote.html





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Added by Francesca Vitali on March 10, 2009 at 5:30pm — 3 Comments

Website

Finally...well, almost. The website is a work in progress, but the most recent work is up!
Somehow I always neglect to photograph each piece properly. So not all of the work is there, but a pretty good representation anyhow.
Could it be that I am working madly to the wire??? I KNOW I am not the only one guilty of this.



http://jennifertrask.com/Site/Gallery_1.html

Added by Jennifer Trask on March 10, 2009 at 3:20pm — No Comments

Call for Entries: STUFF: JEWELRY FOR THE PEOPLE

STUFF is a group exhibition highlighting contemporary, conceptual, and art jewelry. The exhibition will be held at Sub Octo Gallery in Philadelphia, to coincide with the SNAG Conference, May 20 – 24, 2009. SNAG’s theme this year is Revolution: a revolution is occurring in the Maryland, DC, and Virginia area in our field, and STUFF’s goal is to showcase the artists driving this movement. Organized by Gayle Friedman, Analya Cespedes, Anya Pinchuk and Jimin Park. Artists from Maryland, DC and… Continue

Added by Gayle Friedman on March 9, 2009 at 9:34pm — 1 Comment

Reprise

Added by Robert Longyear on March 5, 2009 at 1:29pm — No Comments

Hug a Christmas tree with my jewelry!

Added by Sasja Saptenno on March 4, 2009 at 2:11pm — No Comments

Tarra-g by Christina Koster in Dutch glossy Linda

Added by Christina Koster on March 4, 2009 at 5:05am — No Comments

Baltimore ACC show

Well, another ACC show is behind me and this one was much better than I anticipated. I attribute it to having mostly new designs, some new display elements, and good help in my booth. It's nice to know that people were actually out there shopping.

Added by Deb Karash on March 1, 2009 at 10:29pm — 2 Comments

laurenabramspolymerclay.blogspot.com

Please check out my blog here
laurenabramspolymerclay.blogspot.com

Added by Lauren Abrams on March 1, 2009 at 5:18pm — No Comments

Anthony Tammaro Featured in ELLE Magazine



Congratulations and a big round of applause to crafthaus member Anthony Tammaro who is featured on page 238 of the current ELLE Magazine. They show one of his wonderful bracelets on the bottom right of the page.



Great job, Anthony :-) !!…



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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 1, 2009 at 9:22am — No Comments

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