All Blog Posts Tagged 'SNAG' (46)

Anvil Soap On A Rope

Is there a dirty metalsmith in the house? Help is on the way and just in the right shape: Anvil Soap on a Rope! Your metalsmith will delight in rubbing this anvil all over him/herself and you too will get what you want: A cleaner version of your…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 28, 2016 at 9:44am — No Comments

2017 Exhibition in Motion Call for Entries

2017 Exhibition in Motion Call for Entries…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 18, 2016 at 5:12pm — No Comments

TRIPLE PARADE - enhancing cultural exchanges between China and the world

Canadian SNAG Board member Ezra Satok-Wolman (HG Atelier) is currently in China attending TRIPLE PARADE, an annual international cultural project aimed to enhance cultural exchanges between China and the rest of the world. As you can see,…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 11, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

FerroFluids

Ferrofluids are something we've been playing with for kinetic jewelry. Here is a photo of the material by Brandon…

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Added by 2Roses on November 3, 2016 at 9:17am — No Comments

Call: 2017 Halstead Design Kit Challenge - MEMENTO

After a successful 2016 Halstead Design Kit Challenge (…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 10, 2016 at 9:29am — 5 Comments

Conference Papers

I’ve done a bit of house-keeping and finally added my SNAGnext presentation from May to the list of conference papers on my blog. While I was there, I made Conference Papers into its own menu, so that you can now easily reach each of the three papers I’ve delivered to a few select audiences over the years. The new one I added today, and also (as of today) the 2013 paper from the JMGA conference in Brisbane, have…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on September 26, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

Call for Artists: Upsetting The Stone

Call for Entries Opens: August 1, 2016

Deadline: September 15, 2016

As the third juried member online exhibition in the We Are SNAG series, (Up)Setting…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on September 6, 2016 at 2:05pm — No Comments

Make it Shake, Rattle & Spin - The Halstead Design Challenge

Gabrielle Gould, "Spring Garden View"

Medium/Materials: Copper, brass, sterling, shells, feathers

Dimensions: 4 x 4 x 1 inches

Photographer: Gabrielle Gould

SOLD!



Artist Statement:

My Kinetic design…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 2, 2016 at 8:21am — No Comments

Rent-A-Pro at SNAGneXt 2016

We see it almost every day: questions and comments pop up online about copyright abuses, gallery-artist relationships gone sour, and insurance not doing what they are supposed to do. Not to speak of…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 28, 2016 at 9:36am — No Comments

SNAG Executive Director Gwynne Rukenbrod-Smith featured in American Craft Magazine

Congrats to Gwynne Rukenbrod Smith, Executive Director of SNAG on her fantastic 2-page spread in the current issue of American Craft Magazine (April/May 2016.)



Gwynne was interviewed by Monica Moses, ACM's Chief Editor, about the upcoming SNAGneXt…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 14, 2016 at 12:35pm — 2 Comments

Congrats: Crafthaus Member Aric Verrastro featured in American Craft Magazine April/May 2016

A big CONGRATS to Aric Verrastro whose colorful work is currently featured with a 2-page spread in American Craft Magazine! (April/May 2016 issue)

If you…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 14, 2016 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments

#Deadline

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Notice this is a #deadline post..!

The Society of North American Goldsmiths magazine, Metalsmith, has an annual juried 'Exhibition in Print'. Appearing as Issue 4 of the 5 it publishes each year, the EIP alternates between being led by a guest curator (as in Issue 4 of Volume 35 last year, which was curated by Wendy Steiner) and juried by a small and influential team,…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on February 1, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Making a Living in the Field - SNAG Conference in Asheville

SNAG's new conference format is 100% focused on addressing the issue of MAKING A LIVING IN THE FIELD. SNAGNeXt will be offered every two years in smaller but culturally rich cities, thereby reducing the cost of attending. The four main…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 1, 2016 at 10:52am — No Comments

SNAG Donation Perk: Brooch by Andrew Kuebeck

I donated to SNAG's annual appeal last year, and my choice of perk was a…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 14, 2016 at 4:01pm — No Comments

Send in Your Studio Sweeps & Unwanted Jewelry

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 4, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

SNAG announces 2016 Conference Speaker Line up

Our Keynotes are Don Friedlich, Melissa Joy…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 17, 2015 at 1:26pm — No Comments

Call for Entries: 2016 SNAG Juried Exhibition in Print, "Shifting Sites"

"Shifting Sites," SNAG's 2016 Juried Exhibition in Print produced by Metalsmith, will showcase works that explore the changing spaces of jewelry and metal objects as they are…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 30, 2015 at 11:30am — 7 Comments

Announcing SNAG's Emerging Curators Program in the Field of Jewelry and Metalwork

New in 2015: SNAG has identified the need to support emerging curators in the field of jewelry and metalwork. The Emerging Curators program offers grants up to $2,500 to assist an emerging curator or curators in executing an exhibition focused on jewelry and/or…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 7, 2015 at 2:10pm — No Comments

#SnagBoston

Image courtesy Platforma
Image courtesy Platforma

Going to be in Boston for the SNAG conference this week? Come say hi! Not going to be there? Follow along with the shenanigans on Instagram or Twitter by following…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on May 18, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments

One Design - My Video

Some of you might remember this little video from last year, when I posted it up on this blog? I created it to give an insight into my working methods, ahead of the exhibition of the works it featured, the One Design show.

Well it’s now in a contest for most popular video, to be decided by likes and number of views, with presentations to be made…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on May 8, 2015 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

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Rodeo Drive Primitive

Lately we've been using our art to express the experience of living in a mega-metropolitan area (Los Angeles, in our case). Tribalism, in all its subtleties and extremes is part of navigating the urban jungle.Necklace, carved tagua nuts, sterling…
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Harriete Estel Berman commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Call: VCU Fellowship
"Astonishing information from 2Roses. I wonder how you found this out, but the point is that artists continue to be offered "opportunities" that  impoverish our field, all the while providing minimal compensation.  I wonder does…"
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2Roses commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Call: VCU Fellowship
"Interestingly, VCU average annual tuition fees (from their website) are $30,838 for out of state students, and $12,772 for in-state students respectively.  The school pays an adjunct instructor $36,000 per year. The average annual salary of an…"
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BAM Biennial Open House

Detail image of work My House- Tanya Lippe's Lunch Box in progress, made out of lunch box steel, stainless steel.I'm doing a…See More
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Harriete Estel Berman commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Call: VCU Fellowship
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2Roses commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Call: VCU Fellowship
"We would add that a $25 Job Application Fee smells of exploitation as well. "
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Nora Rochel, Germany

"Succulent"

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