Archive for June, 2014
Forty-three years ago, SNAG’s founders organized and presented the first conference in Minneapolis/St. Paul with approximately 100 members in attendance. Four decades later, we met in Minneapolis again.
In May, Road 2 Success’s SPOT ON focused on Collecting. This past week we talked with Cindi Strauss, Assistant Director of Programming and Curator for Modern and Contemporary Decorative Arts and Design at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
The American Craft Council has invited SNAG to participate in their Artist Invitational Program for their 2015 Baltimore show. SNAG has decided to require an application of interest along with submission of images in order to be considered.
SNAG IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE UNIQUES, A SPRING SALE ON EBAY!
UNIQUES is an online auction of one-of-a-kind, limited edition, unusual, and handmade contemporary art jewelry and small metal items by SNAG members.
We asked creative writers to come up with UNIQUE insights about the various pieces that will be up for auction, enhancing the work by writing poetry, a short story, or a few sentences about the objects for sale. When you purchase an item you will receive the creative words of the writer as well!
Find a great gift, or something special for yourself. Your purchase will help support SNAG and its talented member artists.
The auction runs June 2-16, 2014 on eBay.
Digital fabrication techniques are increasingly becoming a part of educational and individuals’ studio practices. Although it can be daunting to incorporate new technologies into our established ways of working, Ross has written an article that is accessible and inspirational.