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2024 Raffle

We’re hosting a major raffle fundraiser in conjunction with the 51st SNAG conference! With 10 different prize bundles, there’s something for everyone, from craft school workshops to equipment. The winners will be chosen during the conference Membership Forum on Friday, June 7th. However, you do not…

2024 SNAG Election

The 2024 SNAG Election is here! Help usher in the newest members of our volunteer Board that will help steer our organization. All current SNAG members may vote. There are 5 open seats for the Board of Directors, and one…

2024 IMPACT Awards, Susie Ganch

The SNAG IMPACT Awards selection committee has named Susie Ganch as one of the inaugural award recipients. This initiative celebrates and supports artists making extraordinary contributions to the ever-evolving field of jewelry and metalsmithing. These awards are presented to two…

2024 IMPACT Award, Arthur Hash

The SNAG IMPACT Awards selection committee has named Arthur Hash as one of the inaugural award recipients. This initiative celebrates and supports artists making extraordinary contributions to the ever-evolving field of jewelry and metalsmithing. These awards are presented to two…

SNAG 2024 Election

Information on the 2024 Election for the SNAG Board of Directors can be found on our website here. Online voting takes place May 16th-June 6th. The candidates are: Jessica Andersen (continuing), Larissa McPherson (student), Atinuke Osibogun-Adeleke, Clayton Salley (student), Elizabeth…

SNAG @ Tucson 2024: Jess Tolbert Artist Talk

  SNAG @ Tucson is the only event during the Tucson Gem Show dedicated to tools, equipment, materials and education. Watch Jess Tolbert’s Artist Talk from February 2, 2024.

SNAG @ Tucson 2024: Ian Bone Talk

SNAG @ Tucson is the only event during the Tucson Gem Show dedicated to tools, equipment, materials and education. Watch the talk with Ian Bone from Capricorn Gems on February 2, 2024.

SNAG @ Tucson 2024: Motoko Furuhashi Artist Talk

SNAG @ Tucson is the only event during the Tucson Gem Show dedicated to tools, equipment, materials and education. Watch Motoko Furuhashi’s Artist Talk from February 2, 2024.

SNAG @ Tucson 2024: Galen Boone Artist Talk

SNAG @ Tucson is the only event during the Tucson Gem Show dedicated to tools, equipment, materials and education. Watch Galen Boone’s Artist Talk from February 2, 2024.

SNAG @ Tucson 2024: Claire Webb Artist Talk

SNAG @ Tucson is the only event during the Tucson Gem Show dedicated to tools, equipment, materials and education. Watch Claire Webb’s Artist Talk from February 3, 2024.

Open Call for Handouts for H21 Version 4

It’s BACK! Open call for handouts for the 4th edition of the H21 series! Nicole Jacquard and Linda Tien are requesting materials to be considered for a 4th version of the popular Handouts from the 21st Century booklets. Inspired by…

2024 SNAG Lifetime Achievement Award, Mary Lee Hu

The SNAG Lifetime Achievement Award Committee has selected Mary Lee Hu to receive the organization’s highest honor. A celebrated artist and educator, her jewelry is in permanent collections of the Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles County Museum of Art,…

In Remembrance: John Cogswell

We are saddened to hear of the passing of John Cogswell, who was a long-time SNAG member and supporter and who served on the SNAG Board of Directors from 2004-2005. The following was provided by Myra Mimlitsch-Gray, Professor, Art/Metal Program,…

Sliding Scale Membership Program

Thanks to generous funding from the Marie and John Zimmermann Fund, we are pleased to offer a new Sliding Scale Membership Program. We recognize that our membership pricing can be a barrier to some. If you are looking to join…

Foundations for Sustainable Jewelry Practices

February 2024. Brought to you by Christina T. Miller Sustainable Jewelry Consulting, Foundations for Sustainable Jewelry Practices is an online video course to better understand and talk about the basics of responsible sourcing. Save 10% off course registration by using…

Dongyi Wu

Introduce Yourself:   My name is Dongyi Wu, I was born and raised in China. I am a contemporary jewelry artist currently working and living in San Antonio, USA. I received my Master’s Degree from Rochester Institute of Technology in…

54+ Years Made Possible by You

Video: SNAG Co-Presidents Kerianne Quick + Seth Papac share their special SNAG moments. As we near the end of 2023, we reflect on some of the many ways the SNAG community has gathered this year: An international group joined 25…

Youjin Um

Introduce Yourself: Hello everyone, My name is Youjin Um and I’m [a] Korean metalcraft artist. I miss my childhood memories and make space [to put] each of my precious memories and feel through the way I pierce… I like sawing…

Ask a Gem Supplier with Ian Bone of Capricorn Gems

In October 2023 Ian Bone of Capricorn Gems spent some time talking with us about gemstones and the ethos behind Capricorn Gems.

Andrew Thornton

Introduce Yourself: Andrew Thornton is a professional fine artist, trained at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. He works in painting, collage, and metalsmithing. His work explores identity through magical realism and fantasy. Andrew is the Co-Owner…

Fall Virtual Symposium 2023: Emefa Cole – Keynote Presentation & Discussion

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Fall Virtual Symposium 2023: On Origins Presentations & Discussion

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Fall Virtual Symposium 2023: Transforming Tradition Presentations & Discussion

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Fall Virtual Symposium 2023: Fresh Focus Presentations & Discussion

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