Metalsmith and Lapidary

The metalsmith area at Art Gym is equipped with everything a metalsmith or lapidary artist needs to create. Book one of our jewelry workbenches, or access grinding and polishing equipment. Find everything you need for soldering, basic forming, general metalwork, polishing and cleaning, and lapidary, plus an array of hand tools available for you to use!


Full access hours are Monday-Thursday, 9AM-8PM, Friday 9AM-6PM and Saturday-Sunday, 12-8PM
Student: $80/month for one year (Eligible for current students or recent graduates of two years)

Part-time access hours are Friday, 2-6PM or any one weeknight from 4PM-8PM and Saturday-Sunday, 12-8PM

Become a Member to access workspace and equipment–learn more about membership at Art Gym!

Area Assets

  • Acetylene tanks with 5 graduated torches
  • Annealing pans
  • Third hands
  • Foredom flex shafts
  • Bench pin
  • Bench vise
  • 6" Rock trim saw
  • Inside ring mandrel
  • Ball peen hammers
  • Rolling mill
  • Ring stretcher/reducer
  • Ring mandrel
  • Two 3M gray deburring 6" wheels (fine and coarse)
  • 6” Beverly shear
  • Ultrasonic cleaner
  • Two polishing and buffing machines
  • Sinusoidal stakes
  • 35# anvil
  • Dapping block
  • Rectangle and circle punches
  • Wire forming block
  • 5" multi-purpose vise
  • 8" Drill Press
  • 8” Titan (lapidary rock grinding and polishing)
  • 6” Flatlap
  • Two tumblers
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Art Gym is best experienced in person. Fill out the form to schedule a tour and see for yourself! Tours are offered Monday – Thursday 10am-7pm, Friday 10AM-4PM and Saturday-Sunday 1-6pm. Please tell us your preferred day and time in the comment box.

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