News + Events

June 5 - 8, 2024

SNAG 2024 Conference

Get ready for the 2024 Conference in San Diego in June! The theme for this conference is Links, as a point of reference and reflection. We hope you'll get excited about all the ways to participate in our conference programming.

Sign up for


"*" indicates required fields

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Latest News and Updates

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…

In Remembrance: Janet Maddox

We would like to honor Janet Maddox, who passed away in September 2023. She was a longtime Washington Guild of Goldsmiths (WGG) and SNAG member and friend to many. Jan helped to establish WGG  in its early days, and her…

Join the SNAG Community

SNAG welcomes anyone with an interest in the art and craft of jewelry, adornment, and metalsmithing. Join our community to learn, make connections, and support a vibrant global network.

Scroll to Top