Resources & Links

 

Suppliers

Otto Frei -- tools/findings

David H. Fell & Company, Inc. -- refining/metals

Gesswein -- tools

Grobet USA -- tools

Halstead -- metals/findings/tools

Harbor Freight -- tools

Hauser and Miller -- refining/metals/findings

Hoover and Strong -- refining/metals/findings/finished jewelry

Metalliferous -- silver/findings/tools

Reactive Metals Studio, Inc. -- Niobium/titanium/mokume-gane

Rio Grande -- tools/metals/findings/gemstones

Stuller -- gems/findings/metal/finished jewelry/tools

The Contenti Company -- tools

 

Jewelry Associations

American Craft Council (ACC)

American Gem Trade Association (AGTA)

American Jewelry Design Council (AJDC)

American Medallic Sculpture Association (AMSA)

Art Jewelry Forum (AJF)   

California Jewelers Association (CJA)    

Craft Organization Development Association (CODA)

Jewelers Board of Trade (JBT)

Jewelers of America (JA)

Jewelers Resource Bureau (JR)

Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC)

Jewelry Design Professionals' Network (JDPN)   

Jewelry Information Council (JIC)

Manufacturing Jewelers & Suppliers of America (MJSA)

Platinum Guild International (PGI)   

The Jewelers Board of Trade (JBT)

Women's Jewelry Association (WJA)

World Gold Council (WGC)

World Jewelry Confederation (CIBJO)

 

National Guilds

American Gem Society
Blacksmith's Association of North America
PMC Guild
Society of American Silversmiths (SAS)
Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG)

 

Regional and State Guilds

Arizona
Arizona Designer Craftsmen

California
Baulines Craft Guild
California Blacksmith Association
Metal Arts Guild (MAG)
Metal Arts Society of Southern California (MASSC)
Monterey Bay Metal Arts Guild
Northern California Enamel Guild

Colorado
Colorado Metalsmiths Association

Florida
Florida Society of Goldsmiths

Illinois
Chicago Metal Arts Guild
Craft League of Urbana-Champaign

Louisiana
Louisiana Metalsmiths Association

Maryland
Washington Guild of Goldsmiths (WGG)

Maine
Maine Crafts Association

Michigan
Michigan Silversmiths Guild

Midwest
Society for Midwest Metalsmiths (SMM)

North Carolina
North Carolina Society of Goldsmiths
Southern Highland Craft Guild

New York
Long Island Craft Guild

Ohio
Ohio Designer Craftsmen
Ohio Jewelry Association (OJA)

Oregon
Creative Metal Arts Guild (CMAG)

Pennsylvania
Manchester Craftsmen's Guild (MCG)
Pennsylvania Society of Goldsmiths (PSG)

Texas
Houston Metal Arts Guild (HMAG)

Virginia
Artisans Center of Virginia

Washington
Seattle Metal Arts Guild (SMG)

 

International Guilds

Australia
Jewellers and Metalsmiths Group of Australia
Jewellers Association of Australia Ltd

Canada
Alberta Craft Council
Manitoba Crafts Council
Metal Arts Guild of Canada

Finland
The Jewellery Art Association

Germany
Schmuck

Italy
Italian Contemporary Jewellery Association

Japan
Japan Jewellery Designers Association

Korea 
Korea Jewelry Design Association

Poland
Goldsmithing Artists' Association

Portugal
Portuguese Contemporary Jewellery Society

Sweden
Contemporary Swedish Silver

Taiwan
Taiwan Jewelry Design and Metalsmithing Association

UK
Alloy Jewellers
Association of British Designer Silversmiths
British Jewellers' Association
Manchester Jewellers Network