Silvercocoon jewelry and 100dayproject prints will be available for purchase at the American Swedish Institute on August 6th.
Tia will be give an artist talk "Practicing Creativity" at 1pm on Sunday, August 6th at the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, as part of their Great Maker's Exchange event.
The Annual Spring/Summer Sale in Duluth - held at the lovely Salmela Residence on the hill.
Tia is stocking-up on spring colors and is planning to have some small-batch designs that will be exclusive to this sale! For any architecture enthusiasts, this is your chance to tour the home and office of David Salmela (Tia's Dad) -- he loves telling you about his latest projects! Light refreshments served.
Saturday, June 3rd 10am-4pm. Hope to see you - feel free to bring a friend!!
SPRING SALE -- just (barely) in time for Mother's Day! Need something special for the special mothers in your life? Maybe doing a little shopping for yourself is the best Mother's Day gift you could ask for? One day only - Saturday May 13th at FLOCK in South Minneapolis. Tia will have a fresh and lovely spring offering of her latest jewelry.
Limited parking in their side lot. Free neighborhood parking on the street. Make it an outing and grab a meal before hand at one of the many yummy restaurants walking distance away.
One day only during the St. Paul Art Crawl, MN Original Alum will be showing & selling their work at Twin Cities Public Television (TPT) headquarters in Lowertown St. Paul. Tia will be there with a collection of her latest jewelry designs. Saturday 12-5pm
- Current collection of JEWELRY by Tia
- ART OF WORK paintings by Souliyahn
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EIGHTH ANNUAL Holiday Sale in DULUTH
It's the most wonderful time of the year ... the time when my parents' open their home to host me for the annual holiday sale. This year I will have a full spread of jewelry and other goodies, complete with a sale section and new silver-work!!
Light refreshments will be served, as usual. House tours with my dad for those that are interested.
Please note that this is a private event, as it is held in my parent's home, and so I do not include the address in this listing. If you are interested in coming to the sale, YOU ARE MORE THAN WELCOME!! Please just send me a note requesting the address. And, of course, bring a friend with you!!
American Craft Council Library / 1224 Marshall Ave NE - Suite 200
CHANGEMAKERS BALL To benefit the American Refugee Committee ARC
The ball is an event to inspire connection and change worldwide. From Silicon Valley to Congo to Minnesota - we connect our favorite people from around the world to celebrate humanitarian breakthroughs.
Handmade in Minnesota - the Maker's Collection is a custom, limited edition collection that supports new humanitarian solutions for refugees around the world. Each product is locally made with love to inspire change worldwide.
The 2016 Maker's Collection will launch on December 2nd at the Changemakers Ball. Pre-order your gifts today! Items are available in limited quantities. Pre-ordered items will be available for pick-up on December 2 at the Changemakers Ball or by delivery.
Silver Debut & HOLIDAY SALE in Minneapolis / at FLOCK
No Walker Jewelry Mart this year. No Art Attack. If you want to shop Silvercocoon this holiday season, this is the event to attend!
Tia will offer an extensive spread of jewelry (akin to the annual sales in Duluth) including the Original Collection, Gold Collection, Bent Collection ... and she will be launching the first batch of pieces in the new Silver Collection.
Additionally, Souliyahn will be showing a new collection of paintings for the very first time! ART (of) WORK will be on display during this event. You can read more about this collection on the blog.
3rd Annual Summer Sale will again take place at Tia's parents' house on the hill in Duluth.
Tia has been exceptionally creative this winter and is working hard to turn prototypes into finished work. She will have so much new work to share for this sale ... including new colors for 2016 Spring/Summer, the Gold Collection, and her brand new Metal Collection.
We look forward to seeing you, and please bring a friend!
Friday 5-9pm / Saturday 12-8pm / Sunday 12-5pm
Northrup King Building
This annual event never disappoints, and is a great opportunity to find Mother's Day gifts for the mothers in your life. Tia will be sharing a whole lot of new work - including a fresh new 2016 Spring/Summer color palette of her Permanent Collection, the Gold Collection, and her brand new Metal Collection!
in the SKYLINE ROOM
Member Preview: 10am-11am / rsvp membership.walkerart.org or 612.375.7655
First Thursday Open Studios happen every month, but this month is extra special! Think of this as a preview event before the Walker Jewelry Mart which is two days later.
NORTHRUP KING BUILDING
The American Craft Council is holding a Pop-up Craft Sale that coincides with the St. Paul Art Crawl and is hosted by Twin Cities Public Television in conjunction with the ACC's TV TAKEOVER the same night.
Silvercocoon is one of 10 invited artists who will have their good for sale at the Pop-up Craft Fair on the skyway level of the TPT Headquarter's building in Lowertown St. Paul. One night only, from 6pm-10pm.
TV TAKEOVER is a ticketed event from 9pm-10pm - where the American Craft Council will take over TPT's air and studio for one hour. Find more details here: http://tvtakeover.net/
You do not need to purchase tickets to attend the Craft Sale.
Wazo Designs / Silvercocoon / Spring Finn & Co / Willful: Goods with Intention / Hat Make / Duckie Uglings / Indigo & Snow / Matthew Krousey Ceramics / Adam Gruetzmacher Tableware / Annika Kaplan Jewelry / Guillermo Cuellar Pottery
Tia is planning some fun surprises to make her last sale of the year extra special. Mark your calendars for December 19th and stay tuned for further details!
In its 6th year -- the Silvercocoon Holiday Sale in Duluth will take place on Saturday, December 13th from 10am-4pm at the Salmela Residence.
Tia will be bringing a full selection of jewelry and other NEW WORK that she can't wait to share. Get ready for new designs, as well as the old favorites in rich new colors for the coming winter. As usual, there will be a sale/seconds section, ornaments and some other exciting goodies (free gift with purchase!) -- you just never know what she might pull out of that trunk!!
We look forward to seeing you ... and please, bring a friend or two!!
You are invited to join the American Craft Council and RSP Architects for their first annual Holiday Craft Hop event. This exciting event will be held at the historic Grain Belt Brew House & American Craft Council Library and is co-curated by Ship and Shape, Gather Art Registry, and MNJAG. More information available here.
Member event 11:00am-12:00pm. Open to the public 12:00-5:00pm
Tia will be sending a box of jewelry for a "virtual trunk show" Friday, Saturday and Sunday during gallery hours / December 4th - 6th. This special collection will only be available for 3 days, so get it while you can!
The Silvercocoon Mini Shop will be open during the following Open Saturdays and First Thursday events over the holiday season:
Thursday, November 5th (5-9pm) / Saturday, November 28th (11-4pm) / Thursday, December 3rd (5-9pm) / December 5th (11-4pm) / December 12th (11-4pm) / December 19th (10-4pm) also HOLIDAY SALE with guest artists.
Tia will be in St. Paul at the Grand Hand Gallery for an early holiday trunk show. She will have a full offering of her newest work, including new colors and finishes!
Saturday, November 21st 10am-6pm / Sunday, November 22nd 12-5pm
Tia (and her trunk of jewelry) will be traveling to Dubuque, Iowa for a trunk show, hosted by Emilie Berglund in the EIKAMP ARTS (eikamparts.com) studio space located at the base of the 4th Street Elevator. You can RSVP for the event on Facebook here.
Friday evening November 13th & Saturday afternoon November 14th
Meet the artists while picking out lovely and unique pieces for yourself or as a gift. At the Walker Shop’s Jewelry Artist Mart, more than 25 jewelry artists will showcase their original, hand-crafted designs featuring a rich variety of materials. Sample treats from local chocolatier B.T. McElrath from 12 noon to 2 pm.
Bring a friend and enjoy this not-to-be-missed Walker Shop event, just in time for the holidays! Walker members also receive a 10% discount on all purchases.
Annual Fall event in the Northrup King Building. The Silvercocoon Mini Shop will be open in studio #277 (aka: Danish Teak Classics showroom) throughout the weekend. Tia will be in the shop Friday evening and on Sunday. (She will be at the Walker Art Center all day Saturday)
First Thursday 5-9pm / Friday 5-10pm / Saturday 12-8pm / Sunday 12-5pm
SUMMER SALE in Duluth
With so many NEW designs, how can we wait until December? A low-key version of the Silvercocoon Holiday Sale, the Summer sale is held in the same place > at the private residence of Tia's parents. (the modern black box perched on the rocks on 4th St. and 7th Ave West.) If you would like an email invitation to the sale, please subscribe for our email newsletter here
Friday, May 15 : 5-10pm / Saturday, May 16 : 12-8pm / Sunday, May 17 : 12-5pm
Northrup King Building / Suite 277 (aka: Danish Teak Classics)
Tia will be sharing LOTS of NEW WORK this year at Art A Whirl.
Tia is thrilled to be having her first trunk show in St. Paul at The Grand Hand Gallery. Just in time for Mother's Day, swing by either Friday or Saturday to chose from a large collection of fun and colorful jewelry.
Tia will also have a (limited) stock of letters with her to make customized LETTER necklace for the special mother/s in your life. Pick initials of children or grandchildren to create a truly personal gift.
Friday, May 8th : 10am-6pm / Saturday, May 9th : 10am-6pm
Just in time for Mother’s Day, Tia will be one of more than 25 Midwestern jewelry artists to showcase their original hand-crafted designs in the Skyline room at the Walker Art Center on Saturday, May 2nd. Now one of the premier jewelry showcases in the Twin Cities—recently named by City Pages as “Best Place to Buy Jewelry”—this semiannual event is not to be missed.
Walker members receive a 10 percent discount on all purchases. All proceeds support the Walker’s artistic and educational programs.