Become a Member

How to become a Student Member of Ethical Metalsmiths


You are eligible for EM Student membership if you have enrolled in a Jewelry or Metalsmithing related course at a high school, college, craft school or workshop during the current year of student membership.

Recently graduated students are eligible for student membership if they are within 2 years of their graduation date, from a degree granting program.

Become a United States Student Member:

Follow this link (EM Student) click on “add to cart”, and check out

Become an International Student Member:

International Students (any students living outside of the United States):

First: Make your payment

Follow this link to PayPal: If you are not already a PayPal account holder, you will be prompted to set-up an account.
Submit your membership donation of $38.00 to EarthWorks (our fiscal sponsor):
Include a message identifying Ethical Metalsmiths as the donation recipient.
You will receive a confirmation email from PayPal (instantly).

Next: Send us your Information
Notify us that you joined via PayPal by emailing us at
In the message please include:
full name (and nickname if preferred)
website (if you have one)
Student status: 
Current school/School recently graduated from
Degree you are working towards/degree received
Expected graduation/Graduation date

You will receive a special follow-up email from Ethical Metalsmiths(1-5 days after donating) to share your benefits with you.