All Blog Posts Tagged 'metal' (64)

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

SNAG Donation Perk: Brooch by Andrew Kuebeck

I donated to SNAG's annual appeal last year, and my choice of perk was a…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 14, 2016 at 4:01pm — No Comments

New: Crafthaus SHOP

Crafthaus will soon open an online shop featuring juried-in craft artwork and related items!

We are in the process of selecting our first round of…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 9, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

New Year

Happy New Year!!!

I’m currently working on a project that I need help promoting. I thought you might enjoy what I’m doing. On July 1st 2015 I left Los Angeles, CA on a year long road trip to connect communities: bike and art. I’ve traveled over 15,00 miles,…

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Added by Casey Sheppard on January 8, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Planning ahead: April 2016 Hammerworkshop with Glen Gardner in Pittsburgh

Archaeological evidence reveals that hammer like tools have been in use for well over 2 million years! With a reverence for the past and eyes towards the future, come and experience what it really means to be a metalsmith as we explore the techniques of forging, forming and…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 7, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

Send in Your Studio Sweeps & Unwanted Jewelry

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 4, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Michael Schmidt Studios - LA (VIDEO)

Lady Gaga wearing specialty gloves for the TV drama American Horror Show. The nails flip at will because of a very clever mechanism (I am probably not supposed to reveal how it's done, so I won't. Sorry!)…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 15, 2015 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Upcoming Exhibition

Added by Ana M. Lopez on October 28, 2015 at 11:06am — No Comments

Call for Artists: BAM Biennial 2016: Metalmorphosis

BAM Biennial 2016: Metalmorphosis

Submission Deadline (received by): December 15, 2015

Exhibition Dates: September 2, 2016 – late January, 2017

Bellevue Arts…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on September 29, 2015 at 8:48am — No Comments

BIG News, Norfolk Holidays and the RCA

It is the end of the holiday period and some of you might be wondering why I've not posted very much over the last few weeks and the truth of the matter is that I've not been able to speak about what's been happening until now.…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on August 7, 2015 at 8:22am — 2 Comments

Liz Crain - Ceramic Canisters

Liz Crain is a California-based ceramic artist, whose work includes vessels that appear, at first glance, to be vintage packaging of various types. Among the types of vintage container that she favors are the rusty cans that once…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 16, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

Call: Halstead Grant 2015

It is that time of year again! Halstead is calling for entries to the annual Halstead Grant, which will be awarded this summer. New jewelry artists working primarily in silver are invited to apply. The winner will receive $5,000 in cash for their business start-up, $1,000 in…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 17, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

Opening Monday in New York, amongst a slew of events...

Brass Brooch 2014.
Brass Brooch 2014.

The Ethical Metalsmiths, via their website, are right now engaged in raising funds for their…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on April 4, 2015 at 2:30am — No Comments

Arts with Invisible Disabilities- Challenge Informs Creativity in Invisible:VisAble Exhibition

I am seeking some really great, positive artists whose art is informed by an "invisible" challenge. Are you an artist doing work conceptually inspired by epilepsy? Depression? Bipolar? Deafness? or? Do you know an artist who you might recommend?

The idea for this exhibition happened when my deafness -- the most challenging of my medical issues and something I pretended didn’t exist for most of my life -- began insinuating itself into my creative fiber art practice. I…

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Added by Leisa Rich on March 31, 2015 at 6:37am — No Comments

MASSC Jewelry Challenge

The 2015 MASSC Jewelry Challenge registration is open and closes Feb 20th. It's a contest that we did last year and the outcome was terrific. We're doing it again this year and it's open to anybody all over the…

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Added by Angelina Ciulik on February 3, 2015 at 11:56pm — No Comments

2015 SNAG/ crafthaus Conference Scholarship Recipient - Kelly Nye

Crafthaus is pleased to announce that Kelly M. Nye has been chosen as the 2015 recipient of the SNAG/crafthaus Conference Scholarship Award. Congratulations!

Kelly Nye is an adjunct professor of metal & jewelry,…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 26, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments

Metal-Phors

I was awarded a solo exhibition at the Sheetz Gallery of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts at Penn State, Altoona. The exhibition is free and open to the public and will run January 15 - March 15. A reception will be held 3-5 p.m. January 15 in the Titelman Study of the Center. The…

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Added by Ana M. Lopez on January 13, 2015 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

The One Design Workshop in Perth gets Baubled!

Back at the start of last month, on the 9th of November to be exact, I facilitated a workshop at Contemporary Metal in Perth. The One Design exhibition,…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on December 4, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Call for entry: "Emergence: New Questions in Craft and Object Making"

The Winthrop University Guild of Emerging Metal Designers is excited to announce the call for entry for Emergence: New Questions in Craft and Object Making. Curated by Arthur Hash, Emergence is looking for three-dimensional works created by students that are exploring new…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 13, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

One Design in Perth!

Hey Perth! I’m bringing the circus – my One Design exhibition – to meet the family in my birthplace. It’s gonna be huge! (Actually, it’s going to be as big as it was in Sydney and Melbourne, but believe me, that’s quite big enough ;) )

We’re having…

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Added by Melissa Cameron on October 31, 2014 at 3:13am — No Comments

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