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Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Intro to Woodworking: Build a Box JUNE/JULY 6/17/14 7PM - 7/15/14 10PM 2014-06-17 19:00:00 2014-07-15 22:00:00

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Description: In this class you'll get familiar with typical woodworking tools and the basics of joinery and finishing techniques by...

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Introduction to 3D Modeling JUNE/JULY 6/18/14 7:15PM - 7/23/14 9:45PM 2014-06-18 19:15:00 2014-07-23 21:45:00

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Description: 3D modeling software is used worldwide in professional settings like engineering, animation, product design, architecture,...

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Woodworking: Build A Chair JUNE/JULY 6/19/14 7PM - 7/24/14 9:30PM 2014-06-19 19:00:00 2014-07-24 21:30:00

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    Description: Learn the fundamentals of woodworking! From roughcut hardwood you will plane, shape, mortise, tenon, and sand your...

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Build Your Own Bicycle Frame: JULY/AUGUST TUESDAYS 7/1/14 7PM - 8/12/14 10PM 2014-07-01 19:00:00 2014-08-12 22:00:00

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Description: Ever frustrated by riding a bike just not shaped well for you? Ever tempted to try and build your own frame, but not sure...

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Tool Training: Hot Craft Studio Jewelry Shop JULY 2014-07-02 10:00:00 2014-07-30 18:00:00

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Description: Tool Training for Jewelry in the Hot Craft Studio: Students will learn the proper use and location of all the tools in the...

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Tool Training: Tablesaw Fundamentals JULY 7/6/14 4PM - 8/3/14 6:30PM 2014-07-06 16:00:00 2014-08-03 18:30:00

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Description: The table saw is the center of most woodshops. Almost all woodworking projects, from fine furniture to general construction,...

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Tool Training: Asylasaur Laser Cutter JULY 2014-07-07 19:00:00 2014-07-20 16:30:00

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Description: Learn how to safely operate Asylasaur - the Artisan's Asylum laser cutter! Asylasaur is a 100W CO2 laser cutter built by the...

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Tool Training: Router Table Fundamentals JULY 7/7/14 7:15PM - 7/28/14 9:45PM 2014-07-07 19:15:00 2014-07-28 21:45:00

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Description: The Router table is a very versatile tool in any woodshop. It can be used to cut a variety of edge profiles, duplicate...

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Tool Training: Metalworking Lathe JULY 2014-07-07 19:15:00 2014-07-21 21:45:00

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Description: If you already know what you want to build and how you want to build it, and you just want to learn how to use the tools you...

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Introduction to TIG Welding: JULY 7/7/14 7:30PM - 7/28/14 9:30PM 2014-07-07 19:30:00 2014-07-28 21:30:00

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Description: This class is designed to introduce students to the process of TIG welding, a precise type of welding most often used in...

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Introduction to Analog Electronics: Building Synthesizers JULY 7/7/14 7:30PM - 8/11/14 9:30PM 2014-07-07 19:30:00 2014-08-11 21:30:00

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Description: Join us for an intense six-week introduction to electronics through an exploration of sound. This will be a hands-on workshop...

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Jewelry I: Intro to Metalsmithing JULY/AUGUST 7/8/14 6PM - 8/12/14 9PM 2014-07-08 18:00:00 2014-08-12 21:00:00

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Description: The Asylum's recently upgraded Hot Craft area is ready and waiting for new jewelry students! Join us for a fun...

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Tool Training: Manual Milling Machine JULY 2014-07-08 19:15:00 2014-07-22 21:15:00

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Description: The manual mills in the Asylum machine shop are amazingly versatile tools- they can be used to create precisely dimensioned...

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Programming & Problem-Solving: Line-Following Robots JULY 7/8/14 7:30PM - 8/12/14 9:30PM 2014-07-08 19:30:00 2014-08-12 21:30:00

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  Description: This class will go over the basics of robotics, Arduino, and programming. We will be using Sparki:...

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Free Circuit Hacking Night Multiple Dates 2014-12-17 18:00:00 2014-12-17 20:00:00

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        Description: Come play with electronics at Artisan's Asylum! Whether you're a newbie or an experienced hacker, there will be...

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Ideating: Power of the Journal JULY 7/9/14 6PM - 8/6/14 9PM 2014-07-09 18:00:00 2014-08-06 21:00:00

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Description: Remember those days in art school when your ideas flourished, you were given deadlines to complete projects and your...

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Metalworking Intensive: JULY 7/9/14 7PM - 7/30/14 10PM 2014-07-09 19:00:00 2014-07-30 22:00:00

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Description: In this class, students will learn the basics of how to design and fabricate professional, load-bearing frames out of steel....

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Bicycle Maintenance I: JULY 7/9/14 7PM - 7/30/14 9PM 2014-07-09 19:00:00 2014-07-30 21:00:00

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Description: Learn how to maintain your bicycle! The four classes in this course will cover the following topics: changing a flat tire,...

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Working With Foam: JULY 7/9/14 7:30PM - 7/30/14 10PM 2014-07-09 19:30:00 2014-07-30 22:00:00

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              Description: Whether it's making a quick 3-D mock-up, a pattern for casting in fiberglass, a lightweight prop or a...

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Rough to Smooth: Using the Miter Saw, Bandsaw, Jointer, & Planer JULY 7/9/14 7:30PM - 8/6/14 9:30PM 2014-07-09 19:30:00 2014-08-06 21:30:00

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Description: The first step in any woodworking project is dimensioning your stock. Lucky for you there are four tools specifically...

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Glass Shop Supervised Practice Time JULY 7/9/14 8PM - 7/30/14 10PM 2014-07-09 20:00:00 2014-07-30 22:00:00

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Description: After learning how to make bugs and pendants and marbles you may want to practice for a few hours. Sign up for a...

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Jewelry II: Intermediate Metalsmithing JULY/AUGUST 7/10/14 6PM - 8/21/14 9PM 2014-07-10 18:00:00 2014-08-21 21:00:00

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        Description: The Asylum's recently upgraded Hot Craft area is ready and waiting for new jewelry students! Through this 6-week...

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Introduction to Leather Carving: JULY 7/10/14 6:30PM - 7/31/14 9:10PM 2014-07-10 18:30:00 2014-07-31 21:10:00

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Description: In this four-week introduction, students will be introduced to the basics of leather carving and have the opportunity to...

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Problem-Solving in 3D Kinetic Design: Autodesk Inventor 7/10/14 7PM - 7/31/14 9:30PM 2014-07-10 19:00:00 2014-07-31 21:30:00

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Description: If you're designing something with moving parts, wouldn't it be great to know how they'll work together before you build...

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Wheelbuilding: JULY 7/10/14 7PM - 9PM 2014-07-10 19:00:00 2014-07-10 21:00:00

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Description: Students in the course will calculate spoke lengths and choose components, lace their own wheel, learn both radial and...

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Introduction to Brazing: JULY 7/10/14 7:15PM - 7/24/14 9:45PM 2014-07-10 19:15:00 2014-07-24 21:45:00

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Description: Brazing is a uniquely useful metal joining process that allows for joining dissimilar metals and joining metals that could...

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Introduction to the Multicam Industrial CNC Router: JULY 7/11/14 6PM - 8/1/14 8PM 2014-07-11 18:00:00 2014-08-01 20:00:00

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Description: Want to build big? Learn to use the industrial Multicam CNC router! Able to cut 2- and 3-dimensional shapes from full-size,...

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Make a Ring(s)! JULY 7/13/14 10AM - 5PM 2014-07-13 10:00:00 2014-07-13 17:00:00

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Description: Spend a day in the Artisan's Asylum jewelry studio learning to make several rings that will impress your friends!...

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Tool Training: Basic Woodworking Tools JULY 2014-07-13 10:30:00 2014-07-27 13:30:00

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Description: If you already know what you want to build and how you want to build it, and you just want to learn how to use the tools you...

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Intro to Inkscape for (Laser) Cutting 7/13/14 11AM - 1PM 2014-07-13 11:00:00 2014-07-13 13:00:00

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Description: Meet Inkscape - your friendly professional vector graphics editor! Inkscape is an easy software tool to use to prepare your...

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DIY Kinetic Sculpture: Tabletop Flying Machine JUNE 6/28/14 1PM - 6/29/14 5PM

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Description: Motion is mesmerizing, especially when it's art. Make an interactive kinetic sculptural toy, powered by the hand,...

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Quick'n'Dirty EL Wire Workshop: JUNE 6/21/14 12:30PM - 5:30PM

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Description: EL wire is short for electroluminescent wire - meaning a flexible, durable, waterproof string of light! It's a quick,...

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Rough to Smooth: Using the Miter Saw, Bandsaw, Jointer, & Planer JUNE 6/18/14 7:30PM - 6/25/14 9:30PM

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Description: The first step in any woodworking project is dimensioning your stock. Lucky for you there are four tools specifically...

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Art to Part Intensive: Laser Cutter JUNE 6/17/14 7:30PM - 7/1/14 9:30PM

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Description: Learn how to design things that can be made on a laser cutter!  If you can use a computer mouse, we can teach you the...

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Metalworking Intensive: JUNE 6/11/14 7PM - 7/2/14 10PM

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Description: In this class, students will learn the basics of how to design and fabricate professional, load-bearing frames out of steel....

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Tool Training: Hot Craft Studio Jewelry Shop JUNE

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Description: Tool Training for Jewelry in the Hot Craft Studio: Students will learn the proper use and location of all the tools in the...

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Tool Training: Manual Milling Machine JUNE

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Description: The manual mills in the Asylum machine shop are amazingly versatile tools- they can be used to create precisely dimensioned...

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Tool Training: Oxy-Acetylene Welding, Cutting, and Heating JUNE 6/10/14 7PM - 10PM

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Description: The oxy-acetylene (O/A) rig is arguably the most versatile, potentially dangerous, and misunderstood piece of equipment in...

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Introduction to TIG Welding: JUNE 6/9/14 7:30PM - 6/30/14 9:30PM

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Description: This class is designed to introduce students to the process of TIG welding, a precise type of welding most often used in...

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Fused Glass: Cabochon Making 6/9/14 6:30PM - 6/16/14 9:30PM

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Description: Come to this fun two-day class to learn the basic techniques of fusing glass! We will learn how to cut glass, stack...

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Single-Color Screen Printing: One Day Introduction JUNE 6/7/14 11AM - 4PM

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Description: Ever wanted to make your own custom t-shirt, tote bag, sticker, poster, or greeting card? In this one day intensive...

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Introduction to the Multicam Industrial CNC Router: JUNE 6/6/14 6PM - 6/27/14 8PM

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Description: Want to build big? Learn to use the industrial Multicam CNC router! Able to cut 2- and 3-dimensional shapes from full-size,...

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HSMWorks for CNC Machining: JUNE 6/5/14 7:30PM - 6/26/14 9:30PM

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Description: If you are familiar with what can be made with manually operated machine tools, you are also familiar with their limitations....

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Sculptural Metalworking: JUNE 6/5/14 6:30PM - 6/26/14 9:30PM

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Description: This is a class specifically geared as an introduction to the wonderful world of sculptural metalworking and welding....

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Bicycle Maintenance I: JUNE 6/4/14 7PM - 6/25/14 9PM

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Description: Learn how to maintain your bicycle! The four classes in this course will cover the following topics: changing a flat tire,...

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Introduction to Arduino: JUNE 6/2/14 7:30PM - 6/30/14 9:30PM

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Description: In this class, students of all levels will learn how to program and use an Arduino, an easy-to-learn open source...

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Tool Training: Router Table Fundamentals JUNE 6/2/14 7:15PM - 6/23/14 9:45PM

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Description: The Router table is a very versatile tool in any woodshop. It can be used to cut a variety of edge profiles, duplicate...

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Tool Training: Tablesaw Fundamentals JUNE 6/1/14 4PM - 6/29/14 6:30PM

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Description: The table saw is the center of most woodshops. Almost all woodworking projects, from fine furniture to general construction,...

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Tool Training: 3D Printer JUNE

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Description: The Artisan's Asylum Stratasys uPrint SE Plus 3D printer can print arbitrarily shaped ABS plastic parts up to 8"x8"x6"...

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Tool Training: CNC Plasma Cutter JUNE

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  Description: Learn how to use a computer-controlled, water-cooled plasma cutter to cut any shape you want out of a 4'x8' sheet of...

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Tool Training: Basic Woodworking Tools JUNE

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Description: If you already know what you want to build and how you want to build it, and you just want to learn how to use the tools you...

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Making the Most of your Flexible Shaft: JUNE 6/1/14 10AM - 5PM

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Description: Different than a Dremel Tool, a jeweler's Flexible Shaft is a tool with diverse applications, one of the most powerful that...

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Rough to Smooth: Using the Miter Saw, Bandsaw, Jointer, & Planer MAY 5/28/14 7:30PM - 6/4/14 9:30PM

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Description: The first step in any woodworking project is dimensioning your stock. Lucky for you there are four tools specifically...

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Build a Nerf Gun 101: Basic Pistol MAY 5/24/14 2PM - 4PM

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Description: Come learn how to make your very own foam-dart-shooting Nerf pistol!  This class is designed to be an introduction to the...

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Tool Training: Tablesaw Fundamentals MAY 5/18/14 4PM - 5/25/14 6:30PM

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Description: The table saw is the center of most woodshops. Almost all woodworking projects, from fine furniture to general construction,...

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Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

DIY Kinetic Sculpture: Tabletop Flying Machine MAY 5/17/14 1PM - 5/18/14 5PM

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Description: Motion is mesmerizing, especially when it's art. Make an interactive kinetic sculptural toy, powered by the hand,...

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Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Jewelry II: Intermediate Metalsmithing MAY/JUNE 5/15/14 6PM - 6/19/14 9PM

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Description: The Asylum's recently upgraded Hot Craft area is ready and waiting for new jewelry students! Through this 6-week class you...

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Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Tool Training: Manual Milling Machine MAY

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Description: The manual mills in the Asylum machine shop are amazingly versatile tools- they can be used to create precisely dimensioned...

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Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Jewelry I: Intro to Metalsmithing MAY/JUNE 5/13/14 6PM - 6/10/14 9PM

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Description: Yes! The Asylum's recently upgraded Hot Craft area is ready and waiting for new jewelry students for a fun introduction...

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Tool Training: Metalworking Lathe MAY/JUNE

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Description: If you already know what you want to build and how you want to build it, and you just want to learn how to use the tools you...

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