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June 5 - 8, 2024

SNAG 2024 Conference

The theme for our conference is Links, as a point of reference and reflection. We hope to see you there!

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Retethering: The Timelessness of Pearls in the “Post-Pandemic”

Just as I was wrapping up the research for this article and preparing to finally sit down and write, my grandmother, Rita (whom we call Ammah), caught COVID after evading it for over three years. As I write this, she’s…

2024 Educational Endowment Scholarships

The SNAG Educational Endowment Scholarships exist to further educational opportunities for students and professionals looking to broaden their education in the metalsmithing and jewelry field. For 2024 there was a total of $10,000 awarded. This year’s selection committee members were…

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…

ektor garcia: Crossing Arbitrary Boundaries

Jewelry Thinking is a multipart series celebrating artists whose practices illustrate jewelry thinking. These artists may or may not have a background in jewelry, but their work exhibits qualities that jewelry artists will recognize, including commitment to materiality, respect of…

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…

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