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Sculptural Metalworking: FEB

Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 6:30 PM - Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:30 PM (EST)

Somerville, United States

Sculptural Metalworking: FEB

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This ticket grants admission to the Sculptural Metalworking series at Artisan's Asylum. It does not cover the cost of materials.
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Event Details

Dragon Head Sculpture

Description:

This is a class specifically geared as an introduction to the wonderful world of sculptural metalworking and welding. Students will learn how to use a MIG welder and various supporting tools (clamps, grinders, sanders, etc.) to produce sculptural art pieces of their own design. Kit and instructor-directed projects are also available if students would like a less independent class experience.

Class Goals:

The goals of this class will be to encourage students to think of metalworking as a new and expansive creative outlet, and to train students to the point where they can weld on Asylum equipment safely and independently.

Prerequisites:

Students must be at least 18 years of age.

Materials:

Students will bring a flannel shirt, leather gloves and safety glasses to class. Students will purchase raw materials from the instructor as needed for their projects.

Instructor Biography:

Ecco



Ecco is a graduate of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. She's a local artist with a passion for steel, specializing in creating wearable metal accessories (like the horns in her picture, or a set of wings for her back) and designing static and kinetic sculptures. Her previous work has included flapping pterodactyls, moth sculptures, a rideable dragon, and several other pieces.



Event Time:

Session 1: Tuesday, February 4, 6:30 - 9:30PM

Session 2: Tuesday, February 11, 6:30 - 9:30PM

Session 3: Tuesday, February 18, 6:30 - 9:30PM

Session 4: Tuesday, February 25, 6:30 - 9:30PM

 

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 Sculptural Metalworking: FEB? Contact Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

When & Where



Artisan's Asylum
10 Tyler Street
Somerville, 02143

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 6:30 PM - Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:30 PM (EST)


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Organizer

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.

 

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