All Blog Posts Tagged 'jewelry' (406)

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Call for Artists: CUBE

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Minimalist with a Twist - Jeanne Marell, UK

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Memento Mori and Bedlam

The Big Issue - 1 - Lois Wiseman

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Added by The Justified Sinner on January 31, 2016 at 1:30pm — 4 Comments

Fred Rich Enamel Design, UK

Damsel Moonstone Vase

Silver, silver gilt and enamel with 22 carat…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 31, 2016 at 9:00am — 4 Comments

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"http://www.craftanddesign.net/newsletter/craft-and-design-newsletter-may16.pdf?t=1 Craft and Design We're really exciting to bring you our May Newsletter - not only does it herald the start of National Craft and Design Month, we're…"
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Reconstructing Our Second Skin: Gender in Contemporary Jewelry

In this crafthaus blog, I explore the intersection between gender and jewelry with a three-prong approach: interviewing artists who do not shy away from words like “gender issues,” “feminism,” and “sex”; analyzing the work of said artists and the…See More
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Altered Wooden Books WORKSHOP with Daniel Essig May 13-15, 2016

The Society for Contemporary Craft Pittsburgh, is happy to welcome visiting…See More
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Reconstructing Our Second Skin: Gender in Contemporary Jewelry

In this crafthaus blog, I explore the intersection between gender and jewelry with a three-prong approach: interviewing artists who do not shy away from words like “gender issues,” “feminism,” and “sex”; analyzing the work of said artists and the…See More
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gene pijanowski posted photos
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Andrew Kuebeck is now friends with Lyndsay Rice, Jacqueline Elisabeth Perry and Olivia Shih
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Brigitte Martin commented on Olivia Shih's group Reconstructing Our Second Skin: Gender in Contemporary Jewelry
"Now I want to see a picture of you with a feather duster in your hand, Linda. That would totally make my day. Just kidding :)"
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Rachel Suzanne Smith, Stow, OH

Primrose Ruff

Waterjet cut aluminum, powder coat.

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