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Guided Practice: Steel & Welding

Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Sunday, December 8, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 6:30 PM (EST)

Somerville, MA

Guided Practice: Steel & Welding

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This ticket grants admission to the Guided Practice in Steel and Welding workshop at Artisan's Asylum. It does not cover the cost of materials for student projects.
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Description:

This is a guided practice workshop - no formal lesson plan is provided. Instead, you bring your project ideas in and get consulting, tips, critiques, and practice on the machines. This session is ideal for people who have taken a class or who have limited experience who'd like access to the shop but are still looking for guidance and instruction. If you don't have a project but still want to gain experience, assignments and materials can be provided for you that pertain to your interests and skill level.

Class Goals:

Often, there are better, faster, or easier ways to do what you're trying to do. This workshop will touch on more nuanced techniques and fill in the cracks of basic training with exposure to new tools and methods.

Prerequisites:

Students must be at least 18 years of age, and must be tested out on relevant tools in the shop.

Materials:

Students will bring a flannel shirt, leather gloves and safety glasses to class. Students can bring materials or arrange with the instructor to order appropriate materials in advance of the class. Ecco will contact students by email a week before class to make arrangements.

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:

This is a single session workshop, running Sunday, December 8, 2-6:30PM.

 

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 Guided Practice: Steel & Welding? Contact Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

When & Where



Artisan's Asylum
10 Tyler Street
Somerville, MA 02143

Sunday, December 8, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 6:30 PM (EST)


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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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