Events

Metalwerx presents special events throughout the year to encourage members of our community to develop and grow as artists, meet other makers, and find new resources.  We are always excited to catch up with old friends or welcome new people to our community at Marketplace, Wear & Share, field trips, Waltham Mills Open Studios.

We also participate in events in and around the Boston area including the Society of Arts and Crafts CraftBoston Holiday sale, WJA Boston Chapter area events, and more.  Upcoming events of interest are listed below. 

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Upcoming events

April 26, 2021 to April 30, 2021

Metalwerx is excited to announce our first annual Virtual Spring Symposium! This one-week, online event features 10 presentations from your favorite makers, including Nicole Ringgold, Tanya Crane, Laura Wood, David Clemons, Paul Bartnik and more! The diverse showcase of presentations and demonstrations offers attendees the ability to learn new skills and techniques to broaden their jewelry and metalsmithing knowledge, while giving us a peek into the artists’ studios and bodies of work. Registration open March 26-April 25.

April 28, 2021

Metalwerx's monthly virtual show and tell is a great place to share what you've been up to, meet up with old friends and make new ones!

The April Wear & Share will feature metalsmith, maker and educator ERICA STANKWYTCH BAILEY who will share with us some of her work, her studio space and a studio tool or tip!

May 26, 2021

In collaboration with Monique Rancourt Artisan Gallery, Metalwerx seeks work from artists who explore color in their work. This exhibition will feature jewelry that embraces a bold use of color in both traditional and unconventional methods.