My Guest this Thursday, January 3rd at 3 p.m. PST on MetalSmith BenchTalk is Dana Singer, the Executive Director of SNAG, the Society of North American Goldsmiths. SNAG is the premier association for jewelry, design, and metalsmithing in the United States.
About SNAG: "The Society of North American Goldsmiths supports and advances the professional practice of artists, designers, jewelers and metalsmiths. Through education, innovation, and leadership, SNAG provides access to a vibrant and passionate community. SNAG’s 42nd Annual Conference will be held in Toronto, Canada from May 15 through May 18, 2013. Titled "Meta-Mosaic”, this year's conference celebrates diverse activity in jewellery and metalsmithing in the 21st century. Toronto is a mosaic of peoples and cultures as well as the center of Canada’s jewellery industry. This exciting conference engages the multiple industries within our field, examines our fluid identity within art, craft and design, and inspires us to embrace our