This event has ended

Practical Welding: Steel Fab and Repair with MIG JAN/FEB

Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:30 AM (EST)

Somerville, United States

Practical Welding: Steel Fab and Repair with MIG JAN/FEB

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
General Admission Sold Out Ended $240.00 $5.79

Share Practical Welding: Steel Fab and Repair with MIG JAN/FEB

Event Details


Want to learn about welding and metal fabrication but not sure where to start? Get trained on the MIG welder and support tools and learn about fabrication techniques while building steel structures and doing some example metal repair work.

This class is designed for adults/professionals looking for daytime skills training.

Grinding and Welding in the Shop

Class Goals:

Students will gain experience with MIG welding, grinding and fitting, as well as some light sheet metal working.


Students must be at least 18 years of age.

Materials Provided:

All tools, steel, and consumables will be provided, the cost of which is included in the registration fee.

What to Bring/Wear:

  • Cotton clothing that you don't mind getting dirty (synthetics burn and melt)
  • Long sleeves and pants
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Something to cover your hair: baseball cap and bandanas work well

Instructor Biography:Paul Carson

Paul Carson is an engineer by training and metalworking enthusiast.  After years of making bicycle powered sculptures, a recumbent trike, gas powered bumper cars and other contraptions, he designed his own bicycle building process using the fixture and manufacturing process design skills he learned working as a manufacturing engineer.

Event Time:

Session 1: Tuesday, January 14, 9-11:30AM

Session 2: Tuesday, January 21, 9-11:30AM

Session 3: Tuesday, January 28, 9-11:30AM

Session 4: Tuesday, February 4 , 9-11:30AM


REFUNDS: We offer full refunds for any class cancellations more than three days in advance of the class start date. After that point refunds are contingent upon the Asylum being able to fill the seat. No refunds whatsoever are offered for same-day cancellations. To request a refund for a class, please fill out this form.

CANCELLATIONS: Your class may be cancelled if too few people register. A decision will be made a few days before the class is scheduled to run, and you will be notified of the cancellation and your registration refunded in full.

Have questions about Practical Welding: Steel Fab and Repair with MIG JAN/FEB? Contact Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

When & Where

Artisan's Asylum
10 Tyler Street
Somerville, 02143

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:30 AM (EST)

  Add to my calendar


Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Artisan's Asylum is a community fabrication and makerspace near Union Square, Somerville MA, that is dedicated to making creativity a way of life. It does this by maintaining a community workshop, training its members in the use of all of its professional-grade equipment, and hosting events promoting the learning and practicing of craft and creative expression.


  Contact the Organizer

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.