Speaking Tour Summer 2016 - First event, June 7 at Sparks Gallery, San Diego, CA

Let good jewelry inspire you...

June 7, 2016 6-7:30 PM followed by Q+A
Sparks Gallery, San Diego, CA

For Details and Tickets: "Ethical Metalsmithing Seminar: Today’s Jewelry can be More than Beautiful"

Christina will share what she loves best about jewelry, its unique ability to embody our deepest emotions while also benefiting people and places along its journey from the earth to our bodies. These benefits haven’t always existed. Today, jewelers are adding traceable metals and gemstones to their jewelry such as certified recycled gold and diamonds to, fair trade gemstones and Fairmined certified gold and silver. Miller will share some inspiring stories of pioneering jewelers that have made responsible practices their focus and in turn are transforming the jewelry industry for the better from the inside out.


June 8, 2016 7-7:50 followed by Q+A
The Great Room at Del Mar Restaurant
11966 El Camino Real
San Diego,  CA92130

DETAILS:
6:30pm arrival time with 7pm lecture.
1 hosted beverage per person and apps as well as 3 hours validated parking
Location: http://www.marriott.com/hotel-restaurants/sandm-san-diego-marriott-del-mar/arterra/64841/catering-group-events.mi

Presentation Title: Jewelry of Good Intention

Christina T. Miller aims to motivate responsible creative decision making by looking closely at where the materials we use to create our jewelry come from. Jewelry of Good Intention highlights the challenges jewelry makers and wearers face when they want to create or own "good" jewelry. Taking an international scope, Miller will highlight the top five social and environmental issues facing jewelry as well as the good news which keeps us inspired to continue. 

Host: Women's Jewelry Association - San Diego.
Contact WJA for details: SanDiegoChapter@womensjewelryassociation.com


June 9, 2016 7 - 7:45 (WJA Event 6:30 - 8:30)
Urban Hardwoods Showroom

434 Post St. San Francisco, CA 94102

DETAILS:
6:30pm arrival time with 7pm lecture.
1 hosted beverage per person and apps as well as 3 hours validated parking.
CONTACT: Sarah Thomas
Email: sarahthomas.ca@gmail.com
Phone: 415-298-7691
TICKETS: $10 WJA Members, $20 non-members

Presentation Title: Jewelry of Good Intention

Christina T. Miller aims to motivate responsible creative decision making by looking closely at where the materials we use to create our jewelry come from. Jewelry of Good Intention highlights the challenges jewelry makers and wearers face when they want to create or own "good" jewelry. Taking an international scope, Miller will highlight the top five social and environmental issues facing jewelry as well as the good news which keeps us inspired to continue. 

Women's Jewelry Association - San Francisco. 
Contact WJA for details: NorthernCaliforniaChapter@womensjewelryassociation.com