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One of my students, Inness Thomson, though only part of the way through his course, has just opened his first small show at Scotland Art.Com, a gallery in the centre of glasgow. As you can understand, he is justifiably proud:
I especially like his silver and…Continue
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Forty studio artists and 18 college students from the U.S. and Canada are winners this year of the prestigious 2013 NICHE Awards for excellence in fine craft design. The annual contest is sponsored by NICHE Magazine, a trade publication for retailers of artist-made and American-made products.
Congratulations to our fellow crafthaus…Continue
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Edinburgh over the weekend and what an exhausting marathon it proved to be, jumping from gallery to gallery before collecting my new kilt (no photographs as yet!).
I started off at the Vikings! exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland, a phenomenal tour-de-force of utterly gasp-inducing metalwork with some glass, wood and textiles on the side. A joint exhibition between NMS and…Continue
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Patina Gallery, of Santa Fe, New Mexico, seeks International Jewellery Artists working in precious metal studio jewelry. Beauty, fine design, craftsmanship and wearability are foremost among the qualities we seek. We are highly discerning in our selectiveness and hope to find three…Continue
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CALL FOR ENTRIES
Innovations in Contemporary Crafts
A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Crafts in California
Deadline for submissions:…
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Peters Valley School of Craft announces an open call for artists for their 2013 Fine Craft Fair.
Application Deadline: May 1, 2013
Exhibitor Notification: May 22, 2013
This marks the fair’s 43rd year which will take place at the Sussex County…Continue
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PRLog (Press Release) - Jan. 28, 2013 - New Jersey, January 23,2013 – Glen Guarino of Guarino Furniture Designs will give live bench-side technique demonstrations and speaking sessions at The Furniture Project. New England Home Show will host the event at The Seaport World Trade Center, located at 200 Seaport Blvd, Boston MA from February 21 through February 24, 2013. The hours for the show will be Thursday to Friday from noon to 9:00 pm, on…Continue
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HCCC is now conducting the application process online, through…
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I am pleased to announce that my piece, Attic Turbine Vent (shoulder brooch) was selected as one of ten pieces in this year's exhibition for a Juror's Award. Materials Hard & Soft is a competitive, national exhibition now in its twenty-sixth year. This year's juror was Jean W. McLaughlin, Executive Director of the Penland School of Craft. 568 pieces were submitted and 71 chosen for inclusion with 10 juror's awards given. I am also pleased to say that a number…Continue
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February 7, 2013 (Brooklyn, NY) - UncommonGoods, an online retailer that specializes in handmade, eco- friendly and uniquely designed…Continue
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The Things Found Series is a new photography series that encourages participants to capture an image of a common space. We’re challenging artists to find something amazing by accident. On your way to work, while sitting at…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on February 6, 2013 at 2:29pm — No Comments
500 Printmakers, 12 Prints
We’re calling out to 500 printmakers to become a part of a massive exchange of printed matter that will reach across the globe!
"The Drive Home..." is the theme of this swap -…Continue
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Call for materials - ongoing. No deadline.
Artists: Metalsmith/enamelist Anne Havel & birch basket/strum box maker Mark Catman
Project: helping people build and/or have access to instruments we call strum boxes--built from wood cigar boxes, and all used and scavenged parts--which are sort of banjo like, but yet, not. We use any interesting metal objects and mother…
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"Tippoo's Tiger" was made for Tipu Sultan, ruler of Mysore in South India (1782-1799). The almost life-size wooden semi-automaton consists of a tiger mauling a prostrate figure in European clothes. An organ is concealed inside the tiger's body, and when a handle at the side is…Continue
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At Lark, we live more than a little in the future. Keeping an eye on things to come—possible trends, promising titles, potential sales—we’re always looking ahead (we’ve got books cooking clear into 2015!). The June release of 500…Continue
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Lark Crafts seeks images to publish in a new collection of figures in clay, to be juried by Nan Smith. While artwork may be abstract to some degree, each piece must be based on and recognizable as the human form. Artists may submit…Continue
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