Stacks
Stacks

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Organized Tools
Organized Tools

A jeweler's vice, finger files, large files, and polishing and grinding tools. All tools used commonly by a metalsmith.

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Nina Potts Filing
Nina Potts Filing

A busy metalsmiths workbench is filled with tools and requires perfect light.

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Stacks
Stacks

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Coming Soon
 Midwest Metalsmiths Art Show

Show October 15 & 16, 2021

First Congregational Church

MM 2021 Show Postcard

Have your Mask ready!

Due to Corona Virus ever changing messaging, we may need to include a mask in our attire for the Art Show. Please be ready.

24 Artists, 24 Different Styles

Find YOUR Style !

Up Coming
In Person Picnic
Siteman Pavilian

Have your Mask ready!

Due to Corona Virus messaging, we may need to

include a mask in our attire for the picnic.

Please be ready.

Yes, we are having a Picnic !

Sunday, September 26th

11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Laumeier Sculpture Park

Siteman Carriage House Deck

 Very near the entrance.

Map to the Park.

More Details

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IT'S HERE !

2021 Recipients

for Merit

Scholarship

now online.

  • Annually, scholarships are awarded to three outstanding metals students at Midwest Universities.

  • Midwest Metalsmiths annually contributes to the Craft Alliance youth program.

  • Fran Siegel Memorial Scholarship   Awarded to one Midwest Metalsmiths member to take a class at William Holland School of Lapidary Arts

Learn More . . .

Gabriel Chaille

Gabriel Chaille 2020 Recipient from Southern Illinois University Carbondale

See the 2021 Scholarship Recipients HERE

Welcoming New Members

Gina Westergard

Brittney Del Muro

Gabriel Chaille

Nancy Davis

Chloe Darke

Lydia Barnett

Sara Meadows

Virginia Nuckolls

Theresa Rector

Tara Hoppe

Carla M Fox Workshop

Midwest  Metalsmiths embrace many aspects of metalwork: enameling, jewelry, sculpture, blacksmithing, and vessels as well as educators, and gallery owners. Visit the individual member's page to acquaint yourself with the depth of talent and the broad use of metalsmithing skills.  Meet Our Artists

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Virtual Workshop

Kaska Firor

Introduction to 

Wire Weaving

July 24 & 25, 2021

Hosting four to six workshops featuring local and nationally known artists each year is a big part of who Midwest Metalsmiths are. We are back with a virtual workshop in July. We will be back with live workshops when it is safe. 

 

Check out past virtual studio tours HERE

C O N T A C T U S

Feel free to contact us with any comment, questions, or news you may want to share. One of our members monitors our email daily.

J O I N U S

We are always interested in welcoming new members. Learn with us, share what you know, and participate in our energetic metals community.

H E L P   S U P P O R T  U S

You can help support Midwest Metalsmiths efforts to offer scholarships in our community by buying a logo item,  joining our script program, giving a percentage when on Amazon or by making a donation

Wendy Walsh Metal Shear
Wendy Walsh Metal Shear

Pieces of metal just cut for jewelry pieces using a metal shear.

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Lee Richards Wireworking Artist
Lee Richards Wireworking Artist

Miles of precious and ferrous metal wire goes into wire work jewelry.

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Log and Tools
Log and Tools

Log with holes drilled in it to organize Metalsmithing tools.

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