Year: 2017

In Remembrance: Marjorie Schick

It is with deep sadness that we mourn the passing of Marjorie Schick. This is a devastating loss to the craft and metal arts community. Harriete Estel Berman shares a remembrance with us.

Member Achievements – October 2017

SNAG members have been busy! We invite you to see what some of our members have achieved in the past few months. (above image: Barbara Mann)

In Remembrance: Ron Ho

We regret to announce the passing of Ron Ho on September 7, 2017. Ho was a long-time SNAG member. He was a world-renowned jewelry artist and celebrated teacher.

The Big Reveal: SNAG’s 2017 Annual Student Slideshow

In Remembrance: Lee Marshall

Lee Marshall, of Santa Cruz, CA passed away June 25, 2017. Marshall, a former SNAG member, was the founder of both Bonny Doon Engineering and Knew Concepts.

2017 Educational Endowment Scholarships

SNAG annually awards three student scholarships and three emerging/mid-career artist scholarships. These are our most highly competitive scholarship awards and are chosen by a jury. Congratulations to the 2017 Educational Endowment Scholarship recipients.

2017 SNAG Student Exhibition Awards

New this year, SNAG presented awards for the annual Student Exhibition. The exhibition was held during the SNAG conference in May in New Orleans. Congratulation to the awards winners.

2017 Volunteer Recognition Award

The Board of Directors is happy to announce the 2017 Volunteer Recognition Award recipient is Don Friedlich. Since 1987, Don’s continued vision and investment has strengthened the core functionality of SNAG.

2017 SNAG Lifetime Achievement Award, Helen Shirk

SNAG is pleased to announce the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Helen Shirk. The SNAG conference will be dedicated to Shirk and she will receive her award during the opening remarks in New Orleans on May 24th.

Member Achievements – February 2017

Pamela Ritchie is the winner of the 2017 Saidye Bronfman Award, part of the Canadian Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts. Read more about this and SNAG other member achievements.

SASHA NIXON: 2017 Emerging Curators Grant Recipient

ABOUT Sasha Nixon is a practicing metalsmith, curator, and jewelry historian. She obtained her Masters Degree in decorative arts, material culture, and design history from Bard Graduate Center in New York City in 2018, and her Bachelors Degree from Indiana…

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