Just wanted to let everyone know that Manufacturing Jewelers &
Suppliers of America (MJSA) is now accepting submissions for the
American Vision Awards for jewelry design. There is both a student and
a professional category.
The professional winners receive $1,500 (first place) and $750
(second place). Professional winners in the crystal category receive
$1,000 and a trip to Paris or Milan (first place) and $500 (second
place), as well as a supply of Swarovski Crystal components. Student
winners in both the general and crystal divisions receive a $500
scholarship (first place) and a $250 scholarship (second place), as
well as a one-year AJM subscription. The winning designs will be
displayed for thousands of buyers and exhibitors at Expo New York.
The deadline for entries is January 5, 2001. You can get all the
you need, and see designs by past winners, by going to
John D. Harvey