© 2020. All artwork, text, and photos represented in this website are copyrighted to Midwest Metalsmiths.

 P.O. Box 31314, St. Louis, MO 63131

Welcoming all Midwest metal artists, jewelers, makers or those interested in all forms of metal arts. Through workshops, social gatherings, scholarships and other enrichment opportunities, we are able to encourage artistic development, raise awareness and promote metalsmithing throughout the Midwest region.

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Become A Member!

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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Up Coming
Annual Meeting

Postponed until further notice.

Maryville University is currently closed due to the Corona Virus Pandemic and the need for social distancing. As soon as this situation changes we will be in contact with you and update this posting. Stay well.

Midwest Metalsmiths Art Show

October 16 & 17, 2020

Congregational Church Webster Groves

Waitlist signup for artists on

"Events" page.

Ongoing Network Gatherings

Members connect with local metalsmiths and artists to discuss interests, problem solve and have creative dialogue. Demonstration days also provide a way to share and receive technical information as well as learn metal techniques.

2020 Workshop Signup

NOW Open!

Four to six workshops featuring local and nationally known artists are offered throughout the year. Visiting artists share their expertise as well as amazing tips and techniques with our members.


  • 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

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Check out the work of our 2019 recipients NOW


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


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

Metalsmithing Hammers

Each hammer has a specific use for the metalsmith; forming, chasing, raising, riveting.