I am very pleased to be having an exhibition with my colleague Harlan Butt. It opens this Saturday and…
Interdisciplinary. Community. Advocacy. Humor.
Medium/Materials: Sterling silver, copper, brass, seashell
Dimensions: 4 x 4 x 1…
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22nd International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Fine Craft
December 2, 2016 – January 28, 2017
Juror: Stefano Catalani, Director of Art, Craft & Design at the Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA…Continue
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Cerámica Contemporánea LCG - ceramic works by extraordinary artists
To get a good shot of inspiration, we recommend visiting the Facebook page for Cerámica Contemporánea LCG. You’ll find really exceptional art by cutting-edge ceramicists. Ceramic clay and polymer clay are so similar in their applications. You just can’t help but imagine the textures,…Continue
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Today I made a visit to deepest Wales on a spur-of-the-moment response to a Tweet by one of my favourite artists, Brian Eno.…
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Primal Pottery Project: Head (Ears)
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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…Continue
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Five Artists Reflect on their Waning Powers. Paul Spooner, 1983
A Curious Turn, an exhibition by Crafts Council at Habitat, explores the resurgence in automata making over the last 30 years and features works by the leading makers of these amazing moving mechanical…Continue
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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 2016.
Go to Festival's website…Continue
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Back to work today and straight into preparations for the coming year, both academically - for the new and continuing students - and in terms of my own work.
The holiday was relaxing and fairly uneventful. On the back of my political fury of the last few months, I had been planning to go to Brighton's "Pride" event, something I've shunned since the early 1990s when the event ceased to be political and became no more than a corporate, money-spinning festival of…
Wendy McAllister - the transformative power of adornment
Wendy McAllister’s love of jewelry started with a live bejeweled Makech beetle on a small gold chain and safety pin. It was a gift from her parents during a trip to Mexico. The experience of wearing this object steered her creativity toward…
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Congrats to metalsmith couple and crafthaus members Umut Demirgüç Thurman and James Thurman on their 6-page feature spread in the newest issue of Ornament magazine! Bravo. So happy to see this article…Continue
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Bill May is the executive director of Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. He established a studio specializing in architectural art glass which he directed for twenty-five years.
Twenty–eight years ago, having enrolled in my first…
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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…Continue
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