ANNUAL STUDIO OPEN HOUSE & BEVANS DAY EVENT - MAY 4th, 2014

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Come Explore Peters Valley School of Craft, one of the country's premier craft schools. This is the best day of the year to visit as we open our entire facility for touring. Tour our campus and watch demonstrations in each of our 8 professional studios: Blacksmithing, Ceramics, Fibers, Fine Metals, Weaving, Woodworking, Photography, Special Topics/Glass.

This event is FREE & Family Friendly ~ Great food will be available all day ~ Live Music by Obi Kaye & 'Closer to Home' featuring Mike Herz & Emily Barnes

~ please note ~ no dogs on campus.

Also throughout the day:
~Learn about our summer workshops & programs for artists
~Paint your own silk scarf
~Kids can try their hands at a craft in our Kids Art Activity Area
~there will be a 'please touch' station where kids & adults can experience various craft processes & materials
~Learn about our summer youth art camp & meet the instructors
~Shop at our mini craft fair & fine craft store
~View "CONSIDERING THE KYLIX" exhibit in our gallery
~Learn more about the interesting history of our campus & organization

We can accommodate bus groups. Call us today! Located on the NJ side of the Dingmans Ferry Bridge.

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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!

Arriving at this message is the goal of this traveling exhibition opening at the SNAG conference in Boston 2015, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, CA - Aug 19 - Sept 20, 2015, Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX - Oct 16 - Nov 15, 2015, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD - Dec 11, 2015 - Jan 08, 2016, Brooklyn Metal Works, Brooklyn, NY - Feb 5 - Mar 4, 2016, Thomas Mann's Gallery I/O April 1 - June 25, 2016.

DETAILS on exhibition premise, call for artists, submission guidelines.....

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Rachel and Brigitte got started on their own cooperation. Follow along and comment.

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