The Welding Bay | Participate


The Welding Bay at SAW is located in the center of the grounds. SAW’s welding studio is available to artists working with metal. Artists have 24 hour access to the studio. SAW’s welding studio comfortably fits several artists working on a large scale at a time. Please see below what equipment is offered in the studio.


Studio Equipment

Chop saw
Drill press
Metal roller
Bending brake
Bench grinder
Air compressor
Finishing tools
Horizontal band saw
Plasma cutter
TIG & Arc welders


MIG welders: $1.50/per hour for welders
Oxy-acetylene torches: $3/per hour for oxy-acetylene torches


Studio Rental

Artists who apply for a welding residency have 24 hour access to the studio, except during scheduled workshops and events. This studio is open air and available for use year round. 

Residency rates are $25 dollars per day for studio access. Artists are responsible for cost of material and consumables.