Archive for October, 2016
Don’t miss Lauren Kalman’s exhibition “But if the Crime is Beautiful…” at the Museum of Art and Design. She has covered the inside and outside of MAD’s jewelry cases with 2,000 golden brass leaves. This and many more exhibitions in this week’s news post.
SNAG’s Nominations and Elections Committee is seeking potential members to serve our organization. The 2017 Election will determine four members of the Board of Directors, and one member of the Nominations & Elections Committee.
Design kits go on sale October 11, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. PST
A picture is worth 1000 words. What does your image reveal? The 2017 Halstead Design Challenge “Memento” asks you to incorporate a photo into a brooch constructed primarily from materials in the Halstead challenge kit. A juried selection from all entries will be exhibited at the SNAG New Orleans Conference in May 2017. Proceeds from entry fees directly benefit SNAG.
Receive a 50 pc kit of sterling silver, copper and brass supplies from Halstead to get your creative juices flowing. Your kit will include sheet metal, chain segments, wire, blanks, links, rivets and a few fun beads. Add a photo to create a brooch. Only 200 Halstead Challenge kits are available, get your hands on them before they are gone. Design kits go on sale October 11, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. PST. Kit price/entry fee is $39 (includes shipping*).