Call for Entries: The 2013 MJSA Vision Awards Competition Is Open
Click here to view the 2013 Entry Guidelines.
Every year, the Manufacturing Jewelers & Suppliers of America (MJSA) celebrates outstanding talent in the field of jewelry design with their MJSA Vision Awards competition. The winning designers and students represent the future of the jewelry manufacturing industry–and the Vision Awards competition showcases their creativity and boosts their careers, says MJSA.
2013 Vision Award Categories
The competition provides designers with several opportunities for deserved recognition. The winning entries will be on display at MJSA Expo New York, which will be held March 10-12 at the Hilton New York.
Honors professionally produced designs that exhibit exceptional creativity, craftsmanship, and marketability.
Visionary Technical Solution
Honors professionally produced designs in which specific technical challenges—such as combining two non-complementary metals—were overcome to take the piece from concept to completion.
Each year, the Vision Awards include various sponsored categories to honor designers working with specific metals or techniques. The 2013 competition will include awards for Gold Distinction (sponsored by Hoover & Strong), Laser Distinction (sponsored by LaserStar Technologies), Palladium Distinction (sponsored by Palladium Alliance International), Platinum Distinction (sponsored by Platinum Guild International) and Custom Design Distinction (sponsored by TechForm Advanced Casting).
Future of the Industry Award
Sponsored by MJSA Education Foundation, this award recognizes the work of students in jewelry-related programs who exhibit exceptional design talent and creativity.
Click here to view the 2012 winners.