Welcome to the Metalsmithing and Jewelry Design section of the Craft Libguide! Please contact me if you have any suggestions or requests for information about a topic not covered in this Libguide. I welcome any comments - Nancy
From arc welding, mig welding, tig welding, ironwork, metals, and laser, to resistance welding, weld testing, welding certification, training, welding projects, welding products, and much, much more, the Guru has found it for you!
A unique resource for blacksmiths and related metal workers, this site has an exceptional amount of useful information including a tip of the day and an online discussion forum, FAQ's or their "Ask our Guru" forum.
With over 3,000 members of studio artists, educators, students and others working in all metals, alternative materials, and all aspects of contemporary art, design, jewelry and metalsmithing, this is the premier site for artistic metal information.
The Enamelist Society is a volunteer organization that distributes a quarterly newsletter to its membership and has an on-line newsletter called FuseNews. It maintains a lending library of both enamel-related literature and images.
The Metal Museum is the only institution in the United States devoted exclusively to the advancement of the art and craft of fine metalwork. Located near Memphis Tennessee they have exhibitions, classes, internships, events and a museum store
The Houston Area's Blacksmithing Association are an active group of artists that host many free events including an annual "Forge Fest". The site also includes a comprehensive list of links to blacksmithing websites.