Meghan Martin

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Meghan Martin is an artist blacksmith currently living in Western North Carolina. Originally from central Vermont, Meghan began her metalworking career through the apprenticeship model. She is a two time recipient of The Vermont Folklife Center’s Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Grant, and completed a two year Core Fellowship at Penland School of Craft in 2016.  Meghan creates a wide range of work, including functional objects for the home, hand tools, and an evolving series of sculptural wall pieces. She draws inspiration from nature and her work as a gardener, creating pieces that delicately reference time, erosion, rock formations and other geologic phenomena.

Workshops

Getting a Good Start: Beginning Blacksmithing

Come learn the foundational skills of blacksmithing and how they can be applied to a variety of objects both sculptural and functional! This workshop will primarily focus on hand forging […]

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