Join AMCAW Today

Join our international community of metal clay artists and help shape the future of metal clay!

Your member benefits include access to our members-only content in the learning center, access to the members-only Facebook group, member pricing on AMCAW conferences and publications and a listing in our membership directory.

Members also get instant access to our tutorial collections and the opportunity to show your work to a broader audience in members-only challenges.

If you join as an instructor, you’ll also get a listing in our searchable instructor directory, and you’ll be able to list your classes and workshops in our online calendar or anytime class directory. These benefits help connect you and your class offerings with potential students from across town or across the globe.

Members are also invited to join a committee, which gives you the opportunity to work closely with, and get to know, leading metal clay artists from many different countries.

Additional benefits will be added as AMCAW develops new ways to inspire, engage, and support you.

This organization is funded primarily by passionate and dedicated members like you who are committed to seeing AMCAW succeed in service of the metal clay community.

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See the full General Membership benefit list here.

See the full Instructor Membership benefit list here.

Our Tutorial Collections are for members only!

20-Gram Tutorial Collection

15 Unique tutorials created by amazing artists for AMCAW members. Each tutorial has a web page with full step by step instructions, some including bonus videos! Each tutorial also has a downloadable pdf.

Flash and Fire: The Inaugural Tutorial Collection

A collection of 15 downloadable pdfs generously donated by leading artists for the launch of AMCAW in 2018.

General Membership


  • Access to the AMCAW Tutorial CollectionsFlash & Fire: The Inaugural Tutorial Collection, the 20g Tutorial Collection – a set of tutorials exclusive to AMCAW, plus new tutorials to be added regularly.
  • Listing in the Members Directory (visible only to other members) with artist bio, image, and link to your website.
  • Two artist challenges a year offering the chance to win fabulous prizes including a two hour Expert Consultation with a top metal clay artist of your choice, plus winners are displayed in the Challenge Winners Gallery on the AMCAW website forever and get a digital certificate to display on their website and social media.
  • The opportunity to take part in our quarterly live online virtual guild meetings with guest speakers or watch the recording at your leisure later.
  • Add your jewelry selling website to the public Artist Showroom to increase your online presence and promote your work.
  • Access to members-only educational content.
  • Access to the AMCAW Members Group Facebook page where members can connect and find out what’s going on before anyone else, plus the chance to take part in the monthly Bits and Pieces Challenge.
  • A chance to be included in the annual AMCAW Calendar of Exceptional Metal Clay Work.
  • Opportunities to be a guest writer on the AMCAW blog
  • Member pricing on AMCAW events and publications
  • Exclusive advance registration period before the general public for SINTER, The AMCAW Conference
  • Member pricing on advertising placed in AMCAW channels
  • Electronic copy of our newsletter
  • Access to searchable events calendar
  • Volunteer opportunities to help shape the future of metal clay
  • More benefits to be added as we grow

Instructor Membership


  • All of the general membership benefits
  • Opportunity to promote your classes and events in our searchable events calendar
  • Additional listing in the Instructor Directory (visible to the public) with artist bio, artwork images and links to websites, to help you connect with potential students
  • More benefits to be added as we grow


Guild Membership

  • Guild directory listing
  • Opportunity to promote guild events in our searchable events calendar
  • Access to mentorship and other guild support programs
  • More benefits to be added as we grow