Grand Marais Art Colony Workshops, Grand Marais, Minnesota
120 WEST 3RD AVENUE   PO BOX 626    GRAND MARAIS, MINNESOTA 55604    218-387-2737   arts@boreal.org

Artist Talk: Responsible Supply Chain Sourcing and Sustainable Metalsmithing

Artist Talk: Responsible Supply Chain Sourcing and Sustainable Metalsmithing

June 10, 2017; 3:45pm

Instructor:
Susan Crow
Location:
Founders Hall
Tuition:
$10.00
Class Size:
50

What does sustainability mean in the jewelry industry? Do you know how your gold, findings, and gemstones are mined, cut, and manufactured? Do you understand the environmental and ethical impacts surrounding your materials? Susan will provide an overview of sustainability and responsible supply chain sourcing. Participants will find information and guidance understanding the importance of tracking supply chains as close to from mine to market as possible and learn what is going on in the industry concerning fair-mined gold, ethically sourced gemstones, and diamonds.

This event is part of Findings Jewelry Symposium.  Please visit our Events Page HERE for the full symposium schedule and registration information.
Register Now

VIEW PHOTOS FROM THIS WORKSHOP


© 2008 Grand Marais Art Colony     Design by Looner Graphics