Metalwork

Metalwork

Metalwork is the process of manipulating metals to make a variety of parts for a finished item. It can be working with silver to make jewelry, or iron to make gates. It can include welding, soldering, grinding, sanding, cutting, drilling and finishing.

Browse through our metalwork projects and inspiration.

Finding inspiration in the world around him, Larry Calkins creates art that provokes laughter and emotion. In his hand-built studio/home, and sometimes outside it, he works with paint, fiber, metal,...

Phare's first encounter with chainmaille was being a chainmaille bikini model, and then she found her calling. A creative spirit across many mediums, she is now a full-time chainmaille artist...

Karen Meador's gorgeous jewelry designs combine wirework, metal folding, cabochons and enamel. She blends techniques in creative ways to make color and texture sing. How did you get started making jewelry? I...

Since learning how to wrap stone in wire, I don't look at any pebble, rock or stone the same way. I look to see what color metal will work best,...

At one point I lived in an apartment with a very tiny kitchen. Storage space was at a premium. Above my stove was nothing: no vent, no cabinets, absolutely nothing....