steampunk jewelry & found nostalgia

In the current issue of SNAG’s Metalsmith magazine [Vol. 31, No. 3] there is an interesting article by Karen Christians, Steampunk: Future Past. Initially an alternative genre that encompasses jewelry and crafty (in the true meaning of craft) constructions, art, fashion, fiction, and film alike, Steampunk has definately crossed into common grounds in 3 decades. The term… Read More steampunk jewelry & found nostalgia

flux: snag conference exhibitions in seattle may 26-29, 2011

If I was still living in Seattle, Washington, I would be attending the Society of North American Goldsmiths 2011 conference at the end of May. This year’s exhibition is entitled Geography: “The science of geography seeks to provide a unified view of the natural world (physical geography) and the relationship between humans and the landscape (cultural… Read More flux: snag conference exhibitions in seattle may 26-29, 2011