Participants Exhibition Submissions!!

Dear Symposium Participant- If you are submitting a piece in the Participant Exhibition for the upcoming 2014 Material Topics Symposium please print out and fill out the below form, include this information inside your package. Send work to: ATT: Steven Hall, School of Art and Design Leo Jenkins Fine Arts Center Rm 2000, Mail Stop … Continue reading Participants Exhibition Submissions!!

Symposium Presentors Part 8: Cappy Counard

  Workshop description: ¬† Open it. Close it.   In this workshop, I will share with you my longtime fascination with hinges and mechanisms. My demonstration will focus on the materials and techniques needed to make strong, reliable hinges (while hopefully demystifying the challenge of soldering all of those tiny little parts!). We will also … Continue reading Symposium Presentors Part 8: Cappy Counard

Symposium Presentors Part 7: Adam Kenney

Introducing one of the many lectures that will be taking place in just a few weeks!! Bio: Adam Kenney is the Executive Director of Touchstone Center for Crafts in Farmington, Pa. He earned a Master of Arts Management degree from Carnegie Mellon University in 2009. Before transitioning to arts management, Kenney spent over a decade … Continue reading Symposium Presentors Part 7: Adam Kenney

Symposium Presentors Part 6: Arthur Hash!!

We are super duper exited to announce this years demonstration by Arthur Hash - Water Etching and Champleve Enamels!!! In this demo students will learn to combine a low tech salt water etching process with traditional enameling to make one-of-a-kind jewelry. We will cover salt-water etching with the enameling technique of champlev√©. Arthur is an … Continue reading Symposium Presentors Part 6: Arthur Hash!!