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1991 National Metal Competition

Cu3, as a national metal competition, was a sequel – albeit more than ten years later – to Copper 2 (1980) and to the Copper, Brass and Bronze Competition in 1977. The first two exhibitions were shown at the Museum of Art at the University of…

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Master Metalsmith Miyé Matsukata

When I began writing about American metalsmithing and jewelry and researching influential artists of the 1970s, the name Miyé Matsukata came up often as a jeweler who had made very rich and significant pieces using nonprecious stones, ancient…

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Some Thoughts on Pricing

While the marketing genius of Sam Walton may no longer be with us, his basic philosophy of providing the lowest prices possible and doing so with good service and a clean environment has put Walmart on top of the retail merchandise heap and made…