Maine Crafts Association: Featured Member Artist - June 2016: Dereck Glaser

A craftsman of metal design, forging and fabrication for over 25 years, Dereck Glaser began his artistic metalsmithing career at an early age, inspired by his interest in medieval metalwork. Dereck pursued a self-directed career which led him throughout the eastern united states, eventually coming to rest in Winthrop, Maine. In the year 2000, he founded the New England School of Metalwork in Auburn, Maine, where he is the current director and resident instructor.

Dereck offers a masterful collection of functional home furnishings and accessories while also pursuing his passion for custom bladesmithing and metal sculpture.

DG Forge home furnishings and sculpture can be found at the Center for Maine Craft. To learn more about Dereck and view his wide variety of metalwork, visit dereckglaser.com