Mignon Faget Special Commissions


MIGNON FAGET SPECIAL COMMISSIONS

2012

Soledad O’Brien/Brad Raymond Foundation Design of Starfish pendant

Chi Omega Design of Owl Pendant for the Chi Omega Mississippi Chapter

Imperial Calcasieu Museum Design of Crossed Dueling Pistols pin/pendant celebrating 50th Anniversary of the museum.

2011

Second Line Design of tie bar and cufflinks for business and music industry entrepreneurs conference.

 

2010

Revelers of Ariola Design of cypher pendant as commemorative gift for this Florida carnival organization.

 

2009

National WWII Museum Collection of jewelry and glassware for museum gift shops.

L’Ecole Bilingue Design of Eiffel Tower amulet to be used for fund-raising efforts.  Designed as a pendant, necklace, dangle earrings and stud pin.

New Orleans Opera Association Design of stud pin of the Placido Domingo Stage.

 

2008

United States Senator Mary Landrieu Design of stud pin for campaign fundraising.

 

2007

Musical Arts Society of New Orleans Design of gold, silver and bronze awards presented at the annual International Piano Competition.

 

2006

Woodlands Trail and Park  Design of Palmetto to be used in fund-raising efforts.  Design to be released in May 2006 for National Wetlands Month.

Friends of Newcomb College Design of “Newcomb Lives” cuff and pendant.

Emeril Lagasse Foundation Carnival du Vin Design of toque stud pin as gift to attendees.

 

2005

Congressional Club   Design of Louisiana Iris pin for First Lady Laura Bush’s Congressional Club Luncheon.

Desire NOLA Design of special red Fleur de Lis Rebirth pin as fundraiser.

 

2003

Arts Council of New Orleans   Design of Palmae, the award at the annual Mayor’s Arts Award.  Recognition of outstanding citizens in the field of the arts and commerce.

 

2002

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society   Design of XXX Cypher Pin for the 30th Anniversary of the Jackie Higgins Golf Tournament.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House   Design of RCSH “Brand” key ring for annual conference of international restaurant owners.

2001

Krewe of Muses   Design of Muses Ivy for krewe members.

Friends of Longue Vue Gardens   Design of Magnolia Jewelry Collection to be used in fund-raising efforts.

The Labyrinth at Audubon Park   Design of Labyrinth candle.

Newcomb College Center for Research on Women   Design of Venus Amulet for its 25th Anniversary celebration.

The Mystic Krewe of Louisianians, Washington D.C.   Design of Crown for annual krewe favor.

 

2000

National D-Day Museum   Design of Higgins Boat pin and buckle as gifts to dignitaries attending the official opening of this museum dedicated to World War II.

Congressional Coalition on Adoption   Design of Angel pin for gifts to donors in recognition of their contributions.  Commissioned by United States Senator Mary Landrieu and sponsored by Freddie Mac Foundation.

LWLC Design of Louisiana pin

 

1999

U.S. Conference of Mayors   Design of a collection of gifts for New Orleans Mayor Marc Morial to present to members of the conference.  Gifts includes a place, glassware and an ornament.

Ursuline Academy   Design of St. Angela’s lily pin/pendant.

Krewe of Troubadours, Lafayette, LA   Design of Cross for annual ball krewe favor.

The Mystic Club   Design of Pumpkin Carriage pin for annual Krewe favor

 

1998

Krewe of Orpheus   Design of Crowned Lyre pin for annual Krewe favor

Newcomb Alumnae Association Design of Fifty Year Pin

 

1997

WYES Public Television Design of Pylon Box as special gift for donor recognition.

Krewe of Dorians   Design of Cypher pin for annual Krewe favor.

Lazarus House   Design of Winged Hourglass pin to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Project Lazarus.

 

1996

Krewe of Momus,  Galveston, TX   Design of Cypher pin as annual ball favor.

University of New Orleans   Design of pin for donors to UNO capital campaign fund.

Project Lazarus Design of Winged Hourglass pin as donor recognition gift.

Women’s Business Owners Association Design of Achievers pin as annual award

 

1995

Contemporary Arts Center   Design of a Magnifying Lens for theSilver Circle major donors group to theContemporaryArtsCenter,New Orleans,Louisiana.

School of Design, Rex Organization Design of Rex Cypher Cartouche Pin as gifts from His Majesty Rex, King of Carnival.

Mary Landrieu For Governor Design of Broomstick pin as fundraising gift.

 

1994

Jane Segar Longenecker Award   Design of commemorative pin awarded annually to the Tulane University Volunteer of the Year.

School of Design, Rex Organization Design of Rex Cypher pin as gifts from His Majesty Rex, King of Carnival.

Krewe of Bacchus   Design of Bacchus Goblet pendant as an addition to the special Bacchus Jewelry Collection.

 

1993

Louise S. McGehee School   Design of the McGehee Gate pin to be used in fund-raising efforts.

Josephine Louise Newcomb Society   Design of the Josephine Louise Newcomb Medalion.  Awarded to donors of $1 million toNewcombCollege and a companion to the Paul Tulane Award atTulaneUniversity.

New Orleans Ballet Association   Design of Ballet Shoe pin in connection with fund raising efforts.

School of Design, Rex Organization    Design of Rex Cypher Scepter pin as gifts from His Majesty Rex, King of Carnival.

The Mystic Krewe of Louisianians, Washington D.C.   Design of Riverboat pin for annual Krewe favor.

Mystic Krewe of Comus   Design of Twig Cypher pin for annual ball Krewe favor.

The Mystic Club   Design of Cartouche Pin for annual krewe ball favor and design of King’s special gifts to dignitaries.

Krewe of Bacchus   Design of special Bacchus Jewelry Collection in honor of its 25th Anniversary celebration.

 

1992

The Crosby Arboretum   Design of Pine Seed jewelry for fundraising.

Tau Sigma Delta Fraternity, Tulane School of Architecture   Design of Gargoyle ring for honored members of the Gargoyle Society

Premier Bank   Design of Column money clip and key ring

School of Design   Design of the official proclamation of Mardi Gras by His Majesty Rex.

School of Design   Design of Rex cypher pin as gifts given by His Majesty Rex.

The Mystic Krewe of Louisianians  Washington, D.C.   Design of annual Krewe favor for Washington Mardi Gras Ball.

The Mystic Club   Design of Arch de Triumph Pin as annual krewe favor.

 

1991

Atlanteans   Design of Cupid’s Arrow Pin as annual ball krewe favor.

The Mystic Club   Design of Russian Domes Pin as annual krewe favor.

The Mystic Krewe of Louisianians, Washington D.C.   Design of Two Pepper stick pin for annual Krewe favor.

FICC   Design of gift for members attending annual meeting.

 

1990

Romanesque Return   A large jewelry commissioned by Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Taylor, philanthropists.   The collection is based on architectural elements in the Howard Memorial Library atLee Circle,New Orleans, and designed by Henry Hobson Richardson

New Orleans Symphony Orchestra Design of Lyre pin as gift for donors

Preservation Resource Center   Design of Jazzman pin as gifts to donors.

Krewe of Nereus   Design of Record pendant as annual ball krewe favor.

The Mystic Club   Design of Violin Pin as annual krewe favor

 

1989

New Orleans Center of Creative Arts   Design of “Twilitghtler” recognition award to sponsors of major fundraising event.

Krewe of Nereus   Design of Trident pin as annual ball krewe favor.

Friends of the Cabildo   Design of the Cupola pin to be used in conjunction with raising funds for rebuilding the historic Cabildo.

 

1988

Preservation Resource Center   Design of Creole Cottage as gift of major donors.

Academy of the Sacred Heart   Design of a pin incorporating the letters ASH with the symbolic heart to be used in ongoing fundraising.

Urban Land Institute   Design of gift for members attending annual convention.

 

1987

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts   Design of ceramic gift Eggs in A Basket for major donors.

The Mystic Club   Design of Fox pendant as annual krewe favor.

 

1986

New Orleans Museum of Art   Design of Diamond Jubilee plate commemorating its 75th anniversary.

University of New Orleans Metropolitan Council for Lifelong Learning   Design of etched a loving cup award presented annually to business and education leaders celebrating the interdependence of the two groups.

Knights of Momus   Design of Cypher pin as annual ball krewe favor.

The Mystic Club   Design of Feather pendant and stick pin as annual krewe favor.

 

1985

H. Sophie Newcomb College of Tulane University   Design of official plate commemorating the centennial of the college.

School of Design, Rex Organization   Design of Sea Urchin pin for as an annual accessory to the courts’ maids’ ball attire.

Women in Communications   Design of annual “Fashion Plate” award.

 

1984

Louisiana World Exposition   Design of gift program for the Exposition’s ambassador to present to honored dignitaries.  Designs include jewelry, Glassware and china.

Leon Godchaux Company   Design of annual “Achievers” award presented to outstanding women in the professional, business and academic communities.

The High Priests of Mithras Design of Circus Tent pendant as annual krewe favor.

The Mystic Krewe of Louisianians, Washington D.C.   Design of annual krewe favor.

 

1983

H. Sophie Newcomb College of Tulane University   Design of Acorn Ring for annual fund-raising efforts by the alumnae association.

National Council of Jewish Women, New Orleans Area   Design of honorary award to Gerda Weismann Klein.

Tulane University, School of Architecture   Design of a pin as the annual award for landscape design competition incorporating architectural elements from the architecture school’s building.

Mystic Krewe of Comus   Design of annual ball krewe favor.

City of New Orleans   Design of gifts to be presented to members attending the annual Conference of Mayors.

The High Priests of Mithras Design of Sun God pendant as annual krewe favor.

The Mystic Krewe of Louisianians, Washington D.C.   Design of Jester Pelican pin for annual krewe favor.

 

1982

Krewe of Athenians Design of Circus Elephant as annual krewe favor.

The High Priests of Mithras Design of annual krewe favor.

The Mystic Krewe of Louisianians, Washington D.C.   Design of annual krewe favor.

Krewe of Lafayette Troubadours Ball Design of regal decorations for annual ball.

 

1981

Ducks Unlimited  Chicago, IL   Design of Snow Goose Pin as Sponsor-in-Perpetuity and Life Sponsor gifts for major contributors to this international organization dedicated to the ecological support of waterfowl.

Mystic Krewe of Comus   Design of Tri Plume Pin and Martini Stirrer as annual ball krewe favors.

Krewe of Athenians Design of Mosquito pendant as annual krewe favor.

 

1980

Contemporary Arts Center   Design of miniature sculpture given to members of the Century Club, major benefactors of the Center.

New Orleans Museum of Art   Design interpretation of folklore themes as jewelry in connection with Gold of El Dorado exhibition.

Audubon Zoological Gardens   Design of Monkey Pendant in connection with major fundraising event.

Friends of Longue Vue Gardens   Design of Crystal “Magnolia” pin symbolizing the gardens.

Mystic Krewe of Comus   Design of annual ball krewe favor.

 

1979

H. Sophie Newcomb College of Tulane University   Design of Oak Tree pin for annual fund-raising by the alumnae association and students.

New Orleans Museum of Art   Design of jewelry collection relating to Peru’s Golden Treasures exhibition.

School of Design, Rex Organization   Design of jewelry for His Majesty Rex, King of Carnival to present to members of the court.

Louisiana Nature Center  Design of Pelican pendant  to commemorate the opening.

The High Priests of Mithras Design of annual krewe favor.

Junior League of New Orleans   Design of Streetcar pendant in connection with “Showcase House” project.

 

1977

New Orleans Museum of Art   Design of special collection of jewelry related to “Treasures of Tutankhamen” exhibit.  Also special solo installation at Museum for presentation of the collection and other of her jewelry designs.

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