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Alchemy 3 - Enamelist Society 2015 Conference

August 5-12, 2015 in Beverly, MA.

Montserrat College of Art in Beverly, MA will host Alchemy 3, the Enamelist Society's  2015 biennial Conference,…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 19, 2014 at 10:53am — No Comments

Chicago Glass Collective Workshop with Carol Milne

Chicago Glass Collective is excited to host these two workshops as part of the 2014 Glass Art Society Conference.

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 18, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Call: The Society for Midwest Metalsmiths - Scholarships

The Society for Midwest Metalsmiths will award three $1,500 scholarships to currently enrolled university level students in the midwest. The deadline for application is February 1,…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 9, 2014 at 10:28am — No Comments

CRAFTBOSTON Holiday

CRAFTBOSTON Holiday is a unique shopping experience where contemporary craft artists share their work with craft enthusiasts like you. You will meet 190 artists selling jewelry, clothing, furniture, and home décor at this is not-to-be-missed event for fans of unique design…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 25, 2013 at 10:25am — No Comments

Alchemy 2: The Enamelist Society 2013 Conference

The Enamelist Society 2013 conference will be held in the Newport, Kentucky / Cincinnati, Ohio area.

The dates:

  • Pre-conference workshops: July 31-August 2
  • Conference: August 3-4
  • Post-conference workshops: August…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 11, 2013 at 12:41pm — No Comments

Call for entries: LEAP AWARD

Lydon Emerging Artist Program (LEAP)…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on May 29, 2013 at 4:05pm — No Comments

Call: The LEAP Award

Lydon Emerging Artist Program 2013

The LEAP Award was…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 25, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments

Pittsburgh… Interrupted

Now, before I interrupted myself with the last post, I was reminiscing about my trip to Pittsburgh last month. Where was I?

Ahh, yes. Now as I recall… I never actually put up images of the *actual exhibition*. I know, installation shots of jewellery are always a little anaemic looking, but humour me here, ok? These are images of The Bridge 12 exhibition at …

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Added by Melissa Cameron on April 16, 2013 at 4:36pm — No Comments

Still talkin Pittsburgh

As promised yesterday, here's my second installment about my recent trip to Pittsburgh.

I spent my third day with ceramicist Yoko Sekino Bové, and we were joined for the second half of it by her partner Jim Bové, lecturer in jewelry/metals at California University of…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on April 12, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

The Judy Cheteyan Scholarship Fund

Internships Contemporary Craft

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 7, 2013 at 2:59pm — No Comments

Pittsburgh, Look Out!

I'm coming!!!

That’s right, I’m leaving Seattle tomorrow for Pittsburgh where I’m spending over a week getting amongst it. What is it? Well, check out my itinerary:

  • I’ll be teaching a workshop this Saturday and Sunday at Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC) in partnership with Construction Junction and Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse, where I’ll guide students in the adaptive reuse of re-purposed objects for the…
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Added by Melissa Cameron on February 28, 2013 at 2:30pm — 2 Comments

Living LEGO®: From Museum to Market

For those in the Bay Area, I will be giving an artist and business talk at the Marriott in Emeryville for the Bead Society of Northern CA, Tues, Jan 15, 7:30pm. Living LEGO®: From Museum to Market will give a behind-the-scenes look at how my exhibition creations come to fruition…

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Added by emiko oye on January 15, 2013 at 4:53am — No Comments

New Show from The Society of Arts and Crafts: Our Cups Runneth Over

Our Cups Runneth Over

November 16, 2012- January 19, 2013

Reception: Friday November 16, 6pm - 8pm




Our Cups Runneth Over is a biannual exhibition and sale of contemporary ceramic cups featuring the work of 33 artists from around the country. The exhibition attracts the attention of regional and national collectors and has become an important educational destination for students to learn about the…

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Added by The Society of Arts and Crafts on November 9, 2012 at 12:41pm — No Comments

You're invited!

To my first solo exhibition in the United States!

The Bridge 12 exhibition opens this week at the Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC)…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on November 6, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments

New Symposium: “Forging Entrepreneurs: Tools and Skills for Business Success”

SNAG Presents “Forging Entrepreneurs: Tools and Skills for Business Success” in collaboration with the Society for Contemporary Craft


WHEN August 26, 2012, 9am to 5pm. Informal welcome reception August 25, 7pm to 8:30pm.

WHERE…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 3, 2012 at 1:30pm — 2 Comments

Furniture Society Members Gallery: Invitation to Exhibit

All Furniture Society members are invited to submit to the Members Gallery at this year's conference. Design, Community & Sublime Conference will be held at Maine College of Art from June 14-16,2012 in Portland Maine. The exhibition is a wonderful opportunity to show one's work to your peers and other conference attendees. We encourage all Society members to participate.

There is no fee to submit to Members Gallery, inclusion is open to all Furniture…

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Added by Glen Guarino on March 21, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments

Australian Furniture Maker Ross Annels receives 2012 Crafthaus Scholarship

Crafthaus is happy to announce that Australian furniture maker Ross Annels is the 2012 Crafthaus Scholarship recipient! Congratulations.…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 17, 2012 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

Society of North American Goldsmiths Educational Endowment Scholarship 2012

Society of North American Goldsmiths Educational Endowment Scholarship 2012

c/o James Viste

C.C.S.

201 East Kirby

Detroit, MI 48202-4034





APPLY TO THIS CALL



REQUIREMENTS:



Images: 5 - 8



SECTION ONE: GUIDELINES

• Deadline…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 20, 2011 at 11:03am — No Comments

Furniture Society Conference 2012

FS2012

The deeply held values that account for the life and work choices of the Shakers, the boat builders and all those who coax wood is predicated on the strength of community and tradition. The Furniture Society's 2012 conference - Design, Community & the Sublime - will celebrate these traditions and the intersections of craft, community and design, teasing out the ethic that results from their combination.

For more information on the Furniture Society and the…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 6, 2011 at 10:22am — No Comments

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Tales From the Tool Box - A Crafthaus Online Exhibition

Diana Greenwood
‘There is always one moment in childhood…’

Mantel Box 230 x 330 x 45 mm

Mantel Box in Cherry wood with a hinged glass door, containing a silver vessel marked ‘drink me’, marbles, sweets and found objects

A piece about childhood, forgotten toys, favorite stories and the loss of innocence as the future beckons, inspired by ‘Garden of Love’ by William Blake.

Image Credit: Diana Greenwood

www.diana-greenwood.com

View the new CRAFTHAUS online exhibition (October 24-November 24, 2014)

Tales from the Tool Box - Chapter 1

Curated by Mark Fenn - Studiofenn, UK

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A modern metalsmith/metal artist can be found working in traditional metals as well as in nontraditional materials. The designs can range from the classic to the extravagant, and the techniques can either be centuries old or decidedly current.

The wide range of expression preferences, design options, materials, and processes has lead within our field to unfavorable misconceptions, misunderstandings and in some cases even outright disdain between artists. Can the metal and jewelry field overcome its division and send out a much-needed signal?

We appreciate and respect our historical past and acknowledge that current materials have a rightful place in jewelry/object making!

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