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Texas Metalsmiths Exhibition

I am very pleased to be having an exhibition with my colleague Harlan Butt. It opens this Saturday and…

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Arrowmont’s Utilitarian Clay VII Symposium hosts four pottery exhibitions

Primal Pottery Project: Head (Ears)…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 26, 2016 at 8:29am — No Comments

Mike Monteiro: F*ck You, Pay Me

What is good advice for how to deal with a client who refuses to pay for design work because of obviously false/irrational reasons?

The most popular CreativeMornings talk of all time, Mike Monteiro gives valuable advice on how to get paid for the work that you…

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A Curious Turn: Moving Mechanical Sculpture – The Crafts Council exhibition at Habitat

Five Artists Reflect on their Waning Powers. Paul Spooner, 1983…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 26, 2016 at 6:58am — No Comments

The London Design Festival - September 17-25, 2016

The London Design Festival is an annual event, held to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world and as the gateway to the international creative community. The next Festival will be held 17-25 September…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 26, 2016 at 6:00am — No Comments

ESSA Looking For 2017 Instructors

Eureka Springs School of the Arts is seeking to expand its offerings of workshops in 2017 and is accepting proposals from qualified instructors to teach one, …
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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 25, 2016 at 6:47pm — No Comments

Umut Demirgüç Thurman and James Thurman featured in Ornament magazine

Congrats to metalsmith couple and crafthaus members Umut Demirgüç Thurman and James Thurman on their 6-page feature…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 9, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

I.M.A.G.I.N.E. Peace Now!

Hello Friends!…

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THE CRAFT SCHOOL EXPERIENCE: AN EXPERIENCE I WISH FOR EVERYONE

Bill May is the executive director of Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts.  He established a studio specializing…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 8, 2016 at 9:34am — No Comments

Get ready for the ACC Present Tense Conference in October!

Michael Strand received a standing ovation at the SNAG conference in Boston last year. No wonder, he's a great presenter and he will again play a big role at this ACC event in October. Love hearing his 8 reasons to join the ACC conference even though I needed no convincing because I am already…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 6, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments

Morbid Anatomy Museum, Brooklyn, NY

Many of you may know that I am fascinated by taxidermy, the extreme kind (see past…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 2, 2016 at 10:00am — 3 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

Monday’s Child - A Weekly Creative Shot in theArm

2Roses Monday's Child

Hillary Waters Fayle - the concept of art as impermanent

Hillary Fayle uses botanical materials and combines them…

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Added by 2Roses on August 1, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Racine Art Museum's Online Art Auction is now live

"Double Bind", Artist: Patricia Hickman, Medium: Fiber, Dimensions: 10" x 6", Date of Work: 2010

Retail Value: $1,000

RAM's Art from the Heart Art…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 1, 2016 at 9:59am — No Comments

Walk Like A Man

Walk Like A Man (Sex Crime) - WIP - 15



On holiday and in Brighton!

Last week was a bit of a rush as I had to complete both a piece for the Craftspace "Made in the Middle" show but also the piece for Boris Bally's "Imagine" show, as previously mentioned,…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on July 31, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Minimalist with a Twist - Jeanne Marell, UK

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Added by Brigitte Martin on July 31, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Call: 4th Annual World Championship Belt Buckle Competition

The 4th annual World Championship Belt Buckle Competition is a juried online exhibition inviting all one-of-a-kind, handcrafted, wearable examples in the belt buckle format including western, modern, fashion, narrative, and conceptual.  …

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Added by Brigitte Martin on July 28, 2016 at 9:31am — No Comments

Call for Artists: CUBE

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3D modeling as if you are sketching

New app for ipad Pro: Ever wonder why 3D modeling wasn’t more like sketching? Or sculpting? Why we’re limited to mouse clicks? Here's a new app from Hungary that looks intuitive and easy. I am wondering if I could use this for jewelry, don't see why not.

Has…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on July 26, 2016 at 9:09am — 1 Comment

What's Up With Taxidermy Lately?

Lucy Jenkins "Road Kill Jewelry"

REPOSTED from crafthaus blog, September 26, 2014

Lately, everywhere I look artists seem to have taken on taxidermy. This being artists we are…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on July 26, 2016 at 7:36am — 3 Comments

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2016 Crafthaus Project Grant

Every other year, crafthaus awards a micro grant to a craft artist regardless of their location, professional background, or chosen craft field.

2016 Submission period opens: September 6, 2016

Deadline to submit proposals: September 30, 2016.

Eligibility and additional information: https://is.gd/qhlXfz

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Music For Hedges

Today I made a visit to deepest Wales on a spur-of-the-moment response to a Tweet by one of my favourite artists,…See More
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Jessica Todd replied to Liz Steiner's discussion Call for Content: SNAG Members on Etsy in the group SNAG
"I would definitely love to see a SNAG/Crafthaus curated list of sellers! I would rather take the time to look up individual sellers than scroll through pages of resale junk! A lot of my Etsy shopping has been for gifts, so that's kind of the…"
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Member News and Opportunities

Hello All!Sorry for the big lag between posts, but I've spent the past few weeks getting ready to move, moving, and unpacking from the move. Now that I'm mostly settled, I'm looking forward to blogging more regularly.There's lots of opportunities…See More
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Liz Steiner replied to Liz Steiner's discussion Call for Content: SNAG Members on Etsy in the group SNAG
"Thanks for your input Jessica, it was really interesting. I have this love/hate relationship with Etsy, for all the reasons you stated. Part of my motivation for this series is to showcase the talent that can still be found on Etsy if one has time…"
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Brigitte Martin liked Lyndsay Rice's blog post Shadow Themes Exhibition
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Introducing new a-n Resources exploring how artists work in and collaborate with the HE sector. Read more https://www.a-n.co.uk/resource/introduction-artists-working-in-higher-education"
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"British Sign Language Tour: Objects with Magical PropertiesTHURSDAY 29 SEP, 16.00-16.45FREE | BOOK FROM 26 AUGWhat is an object with magical properties? How does it work? Do you own one? Our Visitor Experience Assistant Sarah will lead you through…"
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Dear Membersyou may have heard the sad news that Lesley Craze died last weekend, at home in Southwold with her family around. She will be much missed.If you would like to attend the funeral in Norfolk on Thursday 1st September and have not had…"
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Masthead Credits

Kate Fitzgerald "Emergence"

A series of cams rotate inside the object and stretch through the sheepskin.

kinetic object - nickel, brass, copper, sheepskin

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