Archive for 2014
Elizabeth Bucheit’s tiaras were included in the “Trends” article in Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist, August 2014. The article focuses on body adornment.
Kaminer Haislip’s silversmith work was recently featured in the magazines Elle Decor, September 2014 and Traditional Home, October 2014.
Jera Lodge has begun a residency at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft. Lodge is a jewelry designer who works primarily with steel and silver.
Todd Pownell was presented with the 2014 Mort Abelson New Designer of the Year Award at the JA New York Summer Show in July. Pownell’s jewelry workshop is Tap by Todd Pownell.
Earlier this year, PBS visited metalsmith Rebecca Rose’s studio and captured process, gallery and interview footage for an episode of “WUCF Artisodes.” The show aired in August on over 28 national PBS affiliates.
SNAG’s UNIQUES Sale on eBay, December 1-15, 2014
UNIQUES is an online auction of one-of-a-kind, limited edition, unusual, and handmade contemporary art jewelry and small metal items.
- SNAG’s 3rd UNIQUES sale is December 1-15, 2014. UNIQUES helps SNAG members gain exposure and sell work while helping SNAG raise funds for programming.
- SNAG will be partnering with The International Society of Glass Beadmakers (ISGB).
- This time around we thought it would be fun to have everyone submit entries that reflect the adjective colorful.
The Museum of Arts and Design in New York presents “LOOT: MAD About Jewelry,” its annual exhibition and sale featuring a broad cross-section of designs from emerging and acclaimed international jewelry artists, on view October 6-10. This and more in this week’s news post.
VisArts at Rockville in Maryland presents “Fire from the Forge: A Retrospective of the Metal Works of Komelia Hongja Okim” and “A Tribute to Komelia Hongja Okim” through October 5th. These and other exhibitions in this week’s news post.
SNAG’s Road 2 Success program assembles a panel of experts each month for an online discussion on a specific business topic, we call it SPOT ON.
This month, the SPOT ON topic is “Growing Your Business: 5 Experts on 4 Important Questions.” We will be posting answers from Robin Kramer and Tracy Matthews of Flourish & Thrive Academy, Cindy Edelstein the “Jewelry Biz Guru,” Carolyn Edlund of Art Business Institute, and Susan Schear of ARTISIN.
If you’d like to join in the conversation go to the SNAG forum. All members now have access to the forum topics. You can be a part of where the conversation goes next!