Our guild welcomes artists, collectors, educators, gallerists, advocates, and new enthusiasts of metalsmithing at all levels of experience and appreciation for metal art. Our members live in many diverse locations. Everyone is welcome.
Art in the exhibit covers a wide range of forms and metalsmith techniques. Come enjoy everything from necklaces to hairpins to a sculpture with a motorcycle brake rotor and a pinion gear. Our artists handmade one-of-a-kind pieces for everyone to enjoy.
Learn about the thought and technical processes behind the pieces when you read the artists’ provide narrative text next to their work. The narratives are in both English and Espanol.
See art from an artist you’d like to learn more about? Head to the exhibit book and find the artist. The exhibit book near the gallery office includes artists statements and artist biographies.
Visit between 11 am and 4pm on a Wednesday – Sunday to view the exhibit and buy some one-of-a-kind art.
The Pajaro Valley Arts gallery is FREE admission for all and ADA accessible. Groups are welcome! Masks are required.
The exhibit items are mostly for sale, and there is a Cash & Carry Gift Shop area for those of us who like to take home our new treasures the same day.
Can’t visit, but see something you like? Call the gallery and they’ll be happy to help. 1.831.722.3062
Many thanks to our exhibit sponsors:
Arts Council of Santa Cruz County + The City of Watsonville CA