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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…

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…

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