Background

CERF+ would like to know about how you approach jewelry theft prevention and any measures you take. CERF+ will use the results of this survey to inform our upcoming session on jewelry theft at the SNAG conference in May and to develop additional theft prevention resources for artists. 

This 10 minute survey will ask you about theft prevention measures you take in your studio and on the road. Your responses will remain anonymous and confidential. 

Thank you for your time and participation!

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* 1. Are you currently a practicing jewelry artist?

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* 2. How would you characterize your practice as a jewelry artist? Select more than one if applicable.

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* 3. Are you a full-time or part-time jewelry artist?

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* 4. How do you market your jewelry? Select the most common (up to three)

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* 5. Are precious metals and/or precious gems a major component of your work?

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* 6. Have you ever had your jewelry inventory stolen?

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* 7. To what degree do you agree with the following statements?

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I take sufficient measures to protect my jewelry inventory from theft
I think there’s a good understanding among jewelry artists of the steps one should take to prevent theft.
Theft prevention is a priority in my practice as a jewelry artist.

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* 8. Do you feel vulnerable to theft?

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