All Blog Posts Tagged 'San' (15)

Techshop just added the A to STEM

We asked for this for years. Looks like it's here now. Will the rest of the STEM programs rally behind this? Let's hope so. - Crafthaus…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 10, 2016 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Crafthaus goes to...Equinox Gallery in San Antonio, TX

For the past few years, I have been fortunate to be able to spend a few weeks in Texas every December. I am glad to escape the Snomageddon that typically befalls us in the northern regions of the US that time of year, but also because Texas is just plain FUN. I love the area around Austin…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 7, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

A 100-Year-Old Church in Spain Transformed into a Skate Park Covered in Murals by Okuda San Miguel

Photo by Lucho Vidales

(via…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 6, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Lisa & Scott Cylinder: Blinding the Cyclops

July 8 – August 7, 2015

Artist’s Reception: Friday, July 10, 6-8 pm

 

San Francisco’s Velvet da Vinci is proud to present Lisa & Scott Cylinder: Blinding…

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Added by Mike Holmes on June 26, 2015 at 7:30pm — 2 Comments

A couple of group Exhibitions

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Tis still the season for coinciding exhibitions!

In a few days two exhibitions will open in which I will have on display several of my recycled object works. One is here in the US at Taboo Studio in San Diego, and the other in Italy as a part of the…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on August 27, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Craft in America Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy

Craft in America Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy Sneak Preview

Venue: Fine Arts Theatre, 36 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 28, 2014 at 3:37pm — No Comments

The Allied Craftsmen of San Diego

The Allied Craftsmen of San Diego originated in the 1940s as a specialized group within a larger, more comprehensive organization called the Allied Artists’ Council. Although the parent group dissolved by 1950, the Allied Craftsmen continued, bringing in new members and new media, while…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 3, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments

Ray at Night + Jewelry Sale @ Art Produce, San Diego, CA



Come out to …
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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on June 6, 2013 at 11:30pm — No Comments

RM 469 Art Building South Exibition

Opening Reception: June 1, this upcoming Saturday @ 6pm …
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Added by Tammy Young Eun Kim on June 6, 2013 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Participating artists for FERROUS, a collaborative exhibition between Velvet da Vinci and crafthaus

We are pleased to announce the participating artists for "Ferrous", a collaborative exhibition between Velvet da Vinci and crafthaus.…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 5, 2012 at 9:31am — No Comments

Badges Buttons Waistcoats + Vests - part II

As promised earlier, myself and partner and Turbo-Nerd hit San Francisco on Friday afternoon just gone for the opening of the B&B, W&V exhibition at Velvet da Vinci gallery.

It's a great show, the works…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on July 17, 2012 at 4:17pm — No Comments

Badges Buttons Waistcoats + Vests

The Badges Buttons Waistcoats + Vests exhibition opens next week at…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on July 2, 2012 at 7:00pm — 1 Comment

Revere Academy Announces New Scholarship Contest for Beaders

Revere Academy Announces New Scholarship Contest for Beaders



The Revere Academy of Jewelry Arts is offering a new scholarship aimed at the beading community.

The respected jewelry school is now offering a complete scholarship for any of its 3-day classes to …

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Added by Brigitte Martin on May 31, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Jewellers and Silversmiths Network symposium notes

Jewelry friends-

Workshop and presentation notes up on the JSN file sharing site, go to

their site and click on the Drop link. Tons of free information from the

symposium that my Critique Collective participated in last week in

Farnham England. My favorite- Making a flocking machine!!! Watch for

fuzzy items coming soon.

http://jsnfarnham.com/







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Added by Shana Astrachan on September 22, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

From Geekery to Regality: Beauty in Reuse -- SF Exhibition



This month I curated a recycled jewelry show showcasing the members of the Metal Arts Critique Collective, of which I'm a member. "From Geekery to Regality: Beauty in Reuse" is the title and it is showing through the month of Sept, Downtown SF at Green Zebra Environmental Action Center in… Continue

Added by emiko oye on September 15, 2010 at 3:22am — 1 Comment

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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Starting this year, AUTOR Contemporary Jewelry Fair will take place ONCE A YEAR, in spring. So, 2016 = AUTOR 2016.   Throughout the last 7 years, AUTOR has grown and grown. Bigger, wider, better. It turned into the complete and perfect event…"
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Necklace for an Elephant and Other Stories opened at Dovecot Studios. And yes jeweller David Poston did actually once make a necklace for an elephant.…"
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Crafthaus goes to ... ACC Baltimore 2016

Brigitte Martin (crafthaus editor) will spend time at the 2016 ACC Show in Baltimore. She will report back from three distinct viewpoints.Sign up for this group to join the trip, ask questions, be a part of it!Plenty of images and information coming…See More
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Brigitte Martin commented on Brigitte Martin's group Crafthaus goes to ... ACC Baltimore 2016
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Katja Toporski commented on Brigitte Martin's group Crafthaus goes to ... ACC Baltimore 2016
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Masthead Credits

Leisa Rich, Atlanta, GA

"Happy to See You, Too", 2016
16" X 12" X 9"
Materials: PLA, acrylic, plastic, oil paint, recycled reflexology/yoga mat
Technique: 3D printing, assemblage

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