Driving Directions from North or South  

 

7 Albiston Way  (formerly Adams St. )

Auburn ME 

04210

 

Driving Directions from Portland Jetport  (PWM)

Same as below, from the airport follow the signs to the Maine Turnpike, we are located about 45 minutes from the Jetport.

From the Maine Turnpike take the Auburn Exit # 75, formerly exit 12 .

At the end of the exit, at the traffic light turn left onto US -202 / Washington St.

Drive approximately 4.8 miles on Washington Street .

Take a right turn on Albiston Way (formerly Adams St.) We are a glass faced building with a large ornate sign above.

The Blacksmith shop is on the left at the top of a knoll opposite a parking lot and the welding shop and Dorm/Office building are to the right up a driveway, next to each other. Each building has a sign on it describing what it is. Please DO NOT park south of our Dorm Building (Student Parking) as it is MaineOxy property. You MAY park anywhere between the Dorm/Office building and the Blacksmith Shop (See Campus Map)

Campus Map

Available workshops! Enroll at www.newenglandschoolofmetalwork.com #craft #art #handmade #educationGreat 2 week workshop with @steveculverknives and Christoph Deringer! Both makers are so different and have so much to offer the students really got a treat! #americanbladesmithsociety #journeytojs #forgedDerek Heidemann of Sturbridge Village really taught a wonderful class last week on a filing Vise. He’s a shining star in the world of traditional work right now. #colonialaf #handwork #forgeandfiledDerek Heidemann of Sturbridge Village is up this week teaching a very cool filing vise workshop. You can see the nearly completed vise in the foreground. Here he is tempering a return spring using an old school cool method. #colonial #oldschoolcool #toolstomaketoolsBox joint pliers with Peter Ross was amazing. Just like you’d expect. #colonialaf #boxjointtool #toolstomaketoolsAnother fantastic class with @crowellknives. Great student work and great attitudes! Thanks Jim! #crowellknives #mastersmith #greatjobThis just in !!.... the first 5 of the 8 Micro-Air Downdraft tables for the belt grinders going in our new addition..... what? YES, that is A/C you see in the background. The new addition will have A/C, first time on the NESM campus. This all only possible because of you, your donations and support, we’re almost there, just 3 more units to raise funds for, please donate today. #forgedinreality #blacksmithingclass #bladesmithingclass #education #handsonlearningSpaces available in this 2 week ABS Intro class! A great combination of instructors! #abs #americanbladesmith #journeytojsThe 11th annual Bladesmithing Symposium was a success! The most registered attendees EVER! We couldn’t of done it without our tireless volunteers Lucas Damen, Kellen Glaser, Isaiah Washington and Jacob Ward. Also, our Demonstrators Lin Rhea, Jim Crowell and Emiliano Carrillo. Special thanks to Barbara Wechter who is our amazing registrar, and MOST importantly, all the wonderful people who showed up! We are already scheming to top it next year! #bladesmithcommunity #knivesandfriends #forged