MJSA News

Where to Find MJSA

AGTA GemFair Tucson Feb. 3 - 8, 2015
Tucson Convention Center Tucson, AZ, United States. G-6, 2115

MJSA Expo New York Mar. 8 - 10, 2015
Hilton New York New York, NY, United States. 2122

The SMART Show Chicago Apr. 18 - 20, 2015
Navy Pier Chicago, IL, United States. T-13

Jewelry Making Know-How

MJSA Expo NY Seminar Schedule Announced
MJSA Expo NY logoThis year’s program includes appearances by such well-known industry figures as Blaine Lewis, David Geller, and Antoinette Matlins, as well as the return of MJSA Journal Live (with a special focus on CAD/CAM and welding technologies) and Joel McFadden’s Jewelry Making 101.

MJSA Custom Jeweler 5.4 Now Online
Special focus: Capturing the attention of millennial customers.

MJSA Tech Sheet 40: Designing with Lasers
How JJ Bückar developed a "light touch" with their designs. Sponsored by LaserStar Technologies.

MJSA Tech Sheet 39: Investing Resin Models
How to increase investment mold strength to better cast resin models, by J. Tyler Teague. Sponsored by Ransom and Randolph.

MJSA Online Design Challenge: A Little Piece of Home
A special daughter getting ready to leave the nest and a natural purple sapphire are at the heart of this year’s MJSA Online Design Challenge. Read the challenge and see the first design by Rona Fisher. Sponsored by Omi Gems.

Spring Trends

Spring Forward
The year 2014 brought new trends, new kinds of jewelry, and new ways to wear it. It could be hard to top last year, but 2015 should not disappoint. Discover the top five trends expected for the coming spring.

Thinking Outside the Box
MJSA’s new board chair, Ann Arnold, recently sat down with MJSA Journal to discuss the future of the industry. Hear what she has to say about where the industry (and MJSA) are headed in the new year.

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MJSA Means Professional Excellence

MJSA is the trade association that provides the jewelry making, design, and business know-how needed to achieve excellence, raise profits, and maintain a competitive edge. To learn more about the benefits of membership, click here.