CALL FOR ARTISTS: Surf, Sand & Silversmiths at PVAC – Aug to Oct 2016

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Surf, Sand & Silversmiths at PVAC – Aug to Oct 2016

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Surf, Sand and Silversmiths at Pajaro Valley Arts Council in Watsonville
(August 24 – October 9, 2016; Reception: August 28th)

Monterey Bay Metal Arts Guild presents a new exhibition at Pajaro Valley Arts Council in Watsonville. You are invited to participate in this very special event. The theme is: Surf, Sand & Silversmiths; You may enter up to 3 pieces per artist; The entry fee is $35.00;
Entry Deadline: June 15th. You must be a current MBMAG member to participate in this exhibit.

This should be new work, not shown in a previous MBMAG exhibit. Small and medium sized Sculpture will also be accepted. We will have a Gift Shop within the show, for production pieces $150 retail and under. In the gift shop you can feature up to 6 pieces! Any work sold can be replaced with another piece.

REGISTER NOW: Nancy LT Hamilton Workshop – June 4-5, 2016

REGISTER NOW: Nancy LT Hamilton Workshop – June 4-5, 2016

We are excited to announce Nancy LT Hamilton (YouTube Metalsmith Queen), June 4-5, 2016. The workshop is ‘Riveted Portrait Pendant’, the price has been reduced to $225 plus a small kit fee. Register now, space is limited.

Students will learn to permanently transfer photographs or any image onto polymer clay and encapsulate it with rivets between sheets of textured metals. Students will also make a handmade chain for the pendant.