All Blog Posts Tagged 'jewelry' (410)

Halstead Grant Call for Entries

New metal jewelry artists are invited to apply for the newly…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on May 26, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

Once You've Begun To Think Like A Gun

Walk Like A Man (Sex Crime) - WIP - 10
Well...
Blood on the windows and…
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Added by The Justified Sinner on May 22, 2016 at 12:50pm — No Comments

Tiger Feet

I've not posted for a while, for which I apologise. It isn't that there has been nothing happening or that I've been too busy: more that when I've had a spare moment or two, I've not felt like making a post.

SO this will be a bit of a longer post than usual as I've been in Brighton again, visited Farnham, and loads of other things besides. I also completely forgot that there should have been two other things of note in the last post: I gave my talk on New Technology as part of the…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on May 15, 2016 at 1:50pm — No Comments

Call for Entry: "Jewelry & Objects 2016" Michigan Silversmith Guild Exhibition

The Michigan Silversmith Guild is pleased to issue this call for entry for our upcoming Jewelry & Objects exhibition, juried by Billie Theide. The exhibition will be held at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center Birmingham, MI from Sept 9-Oct 15, 2016. For more information and application (see attachment) or go misilversmith.org or contact janice.degen@gmail.com. Deadline: May 13, 2016

Added by Janice A. Degen on May 3, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

A Musical Week

The Devil Inside - 1

This week kicked off with a visit to the Birmingham Rep theatre to hear the Music Theatre Wales production of a new opera by Scottish composer, Stuart MacRae, with a libretto by popular crime-writer, Louise Welsh,…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on April 24, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Bish Bosch

No blog post last weekend as I didn't get home from being in the Netherlands until late on Sunday night.





The…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on April 17, 2016 at 3:18pm — No Comments

Year of the Harlan!

Hello friends and colleagues,



Some of you might be aware that this Fall marks the 40th year Harlan will have taught at the University of North Texas. In celebration of this, we are working hard to raise enough funds to permanently endow the student scholarship that Harlan started.…

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Added by James Thurman on April 5, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments

Call: Workshop with Ruudt Peters - Selfie Now

A workshop by RUUDT PETERS assisted by KOEN JACOBS

After the successes over the last 15 years, this year Ruudt Peters begins his summer workshop under the title SELFIE NOW.…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 30, 2016 at 11:30am — No Comments

"Maker Moxie"

The "Maker Moxie" exhibition at the Peters Valley School of Craft opened last night, so wish I could have been there. None the less, I am honored to be exhibiting with 54 other amazing makers who have been impacted by their Craft School Experience. This…

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Added by Cara Romano on March 27, 2016 at 4:30pm — 1 Comment

3D printed Sound Rings: Michiel Cornelissen

KXX - 3d printed sound rings from Michiel Cornelissen on Vimeo.

Shake to activate: KXX Sound Rings by Michiel Cornelissen are 3D printed with beads inside their hollow forms that rattle. Inspired by the traditional…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 26, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Alchemist Picnic III: A Mid-Atlantic Metals Retreat May 6-8, 2016

Friday through Sunday, May 6–8, 2016…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 26, 2016 at 9:15am — No Comments

Undercurrents of Intimacy - Joshua Kosker in American Craft Magazine

My article is now online on the American Craft Magazine's website:

"Undercurrents of Intimacy" - Joshua Kosker

American Craft Magazine, Feb/March 2016…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 21, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

The crafthaus shop is now open

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 17, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

So Fresh + So Clean Call For Entry: 2016

So Fresh + So Clean

3rd Annual Ethical Metalsmiths International Student Exhibition

and Emerging Artist Award

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 16, 2016 at 1:22pm — No Comments

Sue Amendolara featured in American Craft Magazine

Congratulations to crafthaus member and past …

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 13, 2016 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

Three Weeks

It doesn't feel like three weeks since I last posted and fortunately there has been something of a lull in activities as I move house from the temporary rental into my new permanent location.



As I said a few posts back, the Earl of Bedlam is making me a new suit and the theme this time is "Mr Fox". I get real pleasure out of seeing the urban foxes which have appeared everywhere in the UK over the last 15 years or so (along with urban badgers and even deer) and I commissioned…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on March 6, 2016 at 2:36pm — No Comments

Islands? Archipelagos?

This week kicked off with a flying visit by two wonderful jewellers from Chile, Nano Pulgar and Claudia Betencourt of WALKA Studios in Santiago.



I was introduced to them by Anastasia Young and as…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on February 17, 2016 at 2:26am — No Comments

Symposium: Beyond Jewellery - Performing the Body

The Beyond Jewellery symposium coincides with flockOmania2, an exhibition and live performance event which crosses boundaries between jewellery and dance. Located within the field of contemporary art jewellery, this symposium…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 15, 2016 at 7:50am — No Comments

RECONSTRUCTION - Jim Cotter teaches at Arrowmont

In this class students learn about using industrial and household materials for the construction of jewelry and art objects. This includes using various materials including cement to wood flooring. Some jewelry experience is helpful as well as expertise in basic saw, file and…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 8, 2016 at 8:21pm — No Comments

A Quick But Packed Post!

I've genuinely been run off my feet for the last couple of weeks, what with the change in modules for the students, my usual commitments as well as getting the new house ready to move into, so this is just going to be a super-fast resume of what happened this week...



First up was the last of the four "speed projects" for the BA Jewellery and Related Products at work. This week they were looking at 'Speculative Futures' and imagining the type of technology they would like to see in…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on February 7, 2016 at 3:15pm — No Comments

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Mixed media sculpture based on my son Ky's childhood.
Copper, earthenware, encaustic, mica, teeth, resin, patina.
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