Crucible showcases artwork by current and former faculty, resident artists and guest artists who contributed to the exceptional metals tradition at Mesa Arts Center. Over the last 10 years under the direction of Polly Smith, the Mesa Arts Center metals program has excelled with gifted instructors, diverse workshops as well as a resident artist program that has been a catalyst in launching the careers of several significant artists in the field. The program offers instruction in all areas of metals including jewelry fabrication, casting, enamel, blacksmithing and lapidary.


Opening Reception:
Friday, May 25, 2012 (7-10pm)

FREE and Open to the Public

• Musical Entertainment by JT’s Island Steel
• Artists in Attendance
• Benefit Raffle Drawing (Raffle items on display and tickets available for purchase starting Friday, May 18. Contact Betty at 480-644-6567 for more information or visit Mesa Contemporary Arts’ front desk.)

• Light Refreshments and Cash Bar