The Monterey Bay Metal Arts Guild (MBMAG) is a diverse guild comprised of artists, collectors, professional art educators, practitioners, gallerists, advocates, and new enthusiasts of metalsmithing. We welcome all people at all levels of experience and appreciation for making art in metal. We are based in the picturesque Monterey Bay area of California and our members live in many diverse locations. Everyone is welcome to join from wherever you live.
Early notification of exhibitions, lectures, events and workshops hosted MBMAG Guest artist and member lectures are free for members!
Discounts on workshops and events hosted by MBMAG
Invites to participate in the guild’s all-member, juried, and curated exhibits at local galleries and museums
We share your Member News on this website! Learn how
We help promote our members’ art on Instagram and Facebook; tag us when you post
Members private email list for free postings of tools for sale or giveaway
Networking and socializing opportunities
Member design challenges
Free access to the full video library of online jewelry photography and social media how-to sessions
A Member Gallery on the mbmag.org website that you curate and control
Advertise for free your upcoming metal arts related workshops, events, open-studio, or sale on mbmag.org