NESM Metalsmithing Scholarship Program

     After a few years of raising the much need funds to help expand and relocate the Metalsmithing program, we are proud to bring our scholarship program back to you for Metalsmithing.

     Thanks to generous donations from individuals we are offering three opportunities, the Al Pratt Memorial Scholarship for Blacksmithing, the Richrad C. Wright; Ruel Wright Memorial Blacksmithing Scholarship and the David and Rachel Knowlton Bladesmithing Scholarship.

      By clicking the link below you will have an entire application package and instructions to apply.

The 2019 Scholarship Application period has ended. The 2020 application will be posted for open application, October 1, 2019.

                                  

PLEASE NOTE:

   The 2020 scholarship applications will be only be accepted after October 1, 2019 with a deadline of application to NESM by December 1, 2019 and with a notification to the individuals awarded by January 1, 2020. Notifications to those not awarded will follow.

     If you have any questions on application please email dglaser@newenglandschoolofmetalwork.com  to inquire.

      Thank you,

    NESM Administrative Director          

    Dereck Glaser

 

We don't do many weekend classes, so jump on this one! #blacksmith #education #handskills #heatbeatrepeat@downingarts consolidating some silver into an ingot on a piece of hardwood. The ingot will then be forged into a ring as a part of his African ring workshop. #jewelry #forged #handmadeGreat results from @bill_burke_knives excellent “River of Fire” damascus class! Great work fellas! #riveroffire #damascus #mastersmithMaster Bladesmith @bill_burke_knives instructs long time student Manuel in the “Feather” operation of Bill’s famous “River of Fire” damascus pattern. What a fun class! #billburke #mastersmith #riveroffireWeekend and 3 day classes just added! #blacksmith #education #forgedWow! Look at this amazing repetition in Dereck’s “Blacksmithing for Fun and Profit” workshop. #heatbeatrepeat #forged #craftSome fun stuff on the horizon! #education #heatbeatrepeat #bladesmith #blacksmithThanks to @federknives for this amazing watercolor depicting the forging of an integral knife. We are so glad our video inspired you. It’s with the rest of our irreplaceable art displayed in the classroom for every student to see. #education #process #handmadePlease help us get dust collector for our all new climate controlled finishing room! Link in signature. #grinding #dustcollection #wontburntheshopdown