Jul
22
Jul 23

Intermediate Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with hammer control, temperature control, general “white work”. Students will be introduced to fire lighting techniques, new tools, and preventative tool and equipment maintenance.

Level IV students will build on advanced skills learned in Level III and will be introduced to making custom tools, twists, hardware, and other useful objects. As students become more involved with the metal, demonstrations will be tailored to their individual interests. 

Jul
22
Jul 23

Intermediate Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV. 

Level III students will get an introduction to advanced glass blowing skills techniques, and shop protocols. Emphasis for both levels will be on combining solid and hollow forms and learning new color techniques to combine form and color.

Level IV students will build on their skills to create more complicated forms and learn to make their own cane and murine designs.

Jul
22
Jul 23

Intermediate Welding

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with gas and MIG welding, oxyacetylene torch cutting, heating, and bending, and use of plasma cutter. Students will be introduced to stick welding, setting of tanks, draining lines, cleaning tips, identifying and sorting metals, cleaning tools and equipment, adjusting equipment settings.

Level IV students will be introduced to preventative maintenance, basic repairs, sourcing and choosing materials, project management and advanced welding techniques e.g. TIG welding, silver soldering, stainless steel welding, and braising techniques.

Aug
5
9:30 am09:30

Blacksmithing - Hammer Making

This workshop is open to intermediate level students.

Participants will have the opportunity to make your own forging hammer for blacksmithing. The focus will be on techniques for making the traditional cross peen and/or rounding hammer. Time permitting other styles may be explored. Blacksmithing skills and processes covered will include punching, drifting, working with and as a striker and heat treatment. 

Details

Saturday August 5, 9:30am to 4pm

Cost: $150.00; Workshop fee includes materials and complimentary 3 hour studio time

Requirements: Participants must have close-toed shoes or boots, natural clothes, and hair tied back

14 +, Participants under 18 must have a parent/guardian present

Aug
12
Aug 13

Beginner Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to glass blowing skills, techniques, and shop protocols. Emphasis for this level is on solid forming with basic color application to create paper weights, flowers, and simple sculptural forms.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I. Emphasis for level II is on bubble/vessel forming with basic color application to create cups, small vases, and/or sculptural forms. Participants will work as a team to complete individual projects. Time will be split between demonstration, hands on practicing, and assisting one another. 

Details

Saturday August 12 and Sunday August 13, 9:30am to 4pm

Cost: $285.00; Workshop fee includes materials and complimentary 3 hour studio time

Requirements: Participants must have close-toed shoes or boots, natural clothes, and hair tied back

14 +, Participants under 18 must have a parent/guardian present

Aug
12
Aug 13

Beginner Welding

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to basic shop protocols, cutting, heating, and bending with oxyacetylene tank, oxyacetylene gas welding and MIG welding, and plasma cutter.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Aug
12
Aug 13

Beginner Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels I and II students.

Level I students will be introduced to safety, shop protocols and etiquette, and techniques which include hammer control, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, basic metallurgy, safety, nomenclature, simple twists, and general “white work”.

Level II will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Aug
26
Aug 27

Intermediate Welding

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with gas and MIG welding, oxyacetylene torch cutting, heating, and bending, and use of plasma cutter. Students will be introduced to stick welding, setting of tanks, draining lines, cleaning tips, identifying and sorting metals, cleaning tools and equipment, adjusting equipment settings.

Level IV students will be introduced to preventative maintenance, basic repairs, sourcing and choosing materials, project management and advanced welding techniques e.g. TIG welding, silver soldering, stainless steel welding, and braising techniques.

Aug
26
Aug 27

Intermediate Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with hammer control, temperature control, general “white work”. Students will be introduced to fire lighting techniques, new tools, and preventative tool and equipment maintenance.

Level IV students will build on advanced skills learned in Level III and will be introduced to making custom tools, twists, hardware, and other useful objects. As students become more involved with the metal, demonstrations will be tailored to their individual interests. 

Aug
26
Aug 27

Intermediate Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV. 

Level III students will get an introduction to advanced glass blowing skills techniques, and shop protocols. Emphasis for both levels will be on combining solid and hollow forms and learning new color techniques to combine form and color.

Level IV students will build on their skills to create more complicated forms and learn to make their own cane and murine designs.

Sep
8
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Fall (1 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Sep
8
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Fall (1 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Sep
8
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Fall (1 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Sep
9
Sep 10

Beginner Welding

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to basic shop protocols, cutting, heating, and bending with oxyacetylene tank, oxyacetylene gas welding and MIG welding, and plasma cutter.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Sep
9
9:30 am09:30

Beginner Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to glass blowing skills, techniques, and shop protocols.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Sep
9
Sep 10

Beginner Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels I and II students.

Level I students will be introduced to safety, shop protocols and etiquette, and techniques which include hammer control, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, basic metallurgy, safety, nomenclature, simple twists, and general “white work”.

Level II will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Sep
15
5:00 pm17:00

Welding Exploration, Fall (2 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Sep
15
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Fall (2 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Sep
15
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Fall (2 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Sep
16
9:30 am09:30

Blacksmithing - Make a Box Forge and Burner

This workshop is open to intermediate level students.

Come build a propane forge for blacksmithing and metalwork. Participants will build a forge and propane burner from furnished parts including necessary regulator, gauges valve and hose to connect to propane supply (tank not included). The forge is a portable unit perfect for use in shop or studio as well as temporary setups. The forge may also be used for metal casting as well. Skills covered will include basic burner design principles including some other burner designs, forge construction and working with refractory materials. 

Details
 

Saturday September 16, 9:30am to 4pm

Cost: $430.00; Workshop fee includes materials and complimentary 3 hour studio time

Requirements: Participants must have close-toed shoes or boots, natural clothes, and hair tied back

14 +, Participants under 18 must have a parent/guardian present

Sep
22
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Fall (3 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Sep
22
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Fall (3 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Sep
22
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Fall (3 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Sep
29
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Fall (4 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Sep
29
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Fall (4 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Sep
29
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Fall (4 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Sep
30
Oct 1

Intermediate Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with hammer control, temperature control, general “white work”. Students will be introduced to fire lighting techniques, new tools, and preventative tool and equipment maintenance.

Level IV students will build on advanced skills learned in Level III and will be introduced to making custom tools, twists, hardware, and other useful objects. As students become more involved with the metal, demonstrations will be tailored to their individual interests. 

Sep
30
Oct 1

Intermediate Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV. 

Level III students will get an introduction to advanced glass blowing skills techniques, and shop protocols. Emphasis for both levels will be on combining solid and hollow forms and learning new color techniques to combine form and color.

Level IV students will build on their skills to create more complicated forms and learn to make their own cane and murine designs.

Sep
30
Oct 1

Intermediate Welding

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with gas and MIG welding, oxyacetylene torch cutting, heating, and bending, and use of plasma cutter. Students will be introduced to stick welding, setting of tanks, draining lines, cleaning tips, identifying and sorting metals, cleaning tools and equipment, adjusting equipment settings.

Level IV students will be introduced to preventative maintenance, basic repairs, sourcing and choosing materials, project management and advanced welding techniques e.g. TIG welding, silver soldering, stainless steel welding, and braising techniques.

Oct
6
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Fall (5 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Oct
6
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Fall (5 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Oct
6
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Fall (5 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Oct
13
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Fall (6 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Oct
13
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Fall (6 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Oct
13
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Fall (6 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.


Jul
21
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Summer (6 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Jul
21
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Summer (6 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Jul
21
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Summer (6 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Jul
14
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Summer (5 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Jul
14
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Summer (5 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Jul
14
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Summer (5 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Jul
8
Jul 9

Beginner Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels I and II students.

Level I students will be introduced to safety, shop protocols and etiquette, and techniques which include hammer control, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, basic metallurgy, safety, nomenclature, simple twists, and general “white work”.

Level II will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Jul
8
Jul 9

Beginner Welding

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to basic shop protocols, cutting, heating, and bending with oxyacetylene tank, oxyacetylene gas welding and MIG welding, and plasma cutter.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Jul
8
Jul 9

Beginner Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to glass blowing skills, techniques, and shop protocols.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Jul
7
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Summer (4 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Jul
7
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Summer (4 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Jul
7
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Summer (4 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Jun
30
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Summer (3 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Jun
30
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Summer (3 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Jun
30
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Summer (3 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Jun
24
Jun 25

Intermediate Welding

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with gas and MIG welding, oxyacetylene torch cutting, heating, and bending, and use of plasma cutter. Students will be introduced to stick welding, setting of tanks, draining lines, cleaning tips, identifying and sorting metals, cleaning tools and equipment, adjusting equipment settings.

Level IV students will be introduced to preventative maintenance, basic repairs, sourcing and choosing materials, project management and advanced welding techniques e.g. TIG welding, silver soldering, stainless steel welding, and braising techniques.

Jun
24
Jun 25

Intermediate Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV. 

Level III students will get an introduction to advanced glass blowing skills techniques, and shop protocols. Emphasis for both levels will be on combining solid and hollow forms and learning new color techniques to combine form and color.

Level IV students will build on their skills to create more complicated forms and learn to make their own cane and murine designs.

 

Jun
24
Jun 25

Intermediate Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels III and IV students.

Level III will develop confidence with hammer control, temperature control, general “white work”. Students will be introduced to fire lighting techniques, new tools, and preventative tool and equipment maintenance.

Level IV students will build on advanced skills learned in Level III and will be introduced to making custom tools, twists, hardware, and other useful objects. As students become more involved with the metal, demonstrations will be tailored to their individual interests. 

 

Jun
23
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Summer (2 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

Jun
23
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Summer (2 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Jun
23
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Summer (2 OF 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Jun
16
6:00 pm18:00

Blacksmithing Exploration, Summer (1 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will befire lighting techniques and temperature control, identifying appropriate working temperature, maintaining tools and equipment, hammer control, tapering, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, simple twists, and “white” work.

 

Jun
16
6:00 pm18:00

Welding Exploration, Summer (1 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic Instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be oxyacetylene torch; cutting, heating, and bending, MIG welder, plasma cutter, and basic hand tools.

Jun
16
6:00 pm18:00

Glass Blowing Exploration, Summer (1 of 6)

This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.

Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming, Bubble/vessel forming and Color applications.

Jun
10
Jun 11

Beginner Blacksmithing

This workshop accommodates levels I and II students.

Level I students will be introduced to safety, shop protocols and etiquette, and techniques which include hammer control, basic curls, shouldering, riveting, hot cutting, basic metallurgy, safety, nomenclature, simple twists, and general “white work”.

Level II will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

 

 

Jun
10
Jun 11

Beginner Welding

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to basic shop protocols, cutting, heating, and bending with oxyacetylene tank, oxyacetylene gas welding and MIG welding, and plasma cutter.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I.

Jun
10
Jun 11

Beginner Glass Blowing

This workshop accommodates level I and II students.

Level I students will get an introduction to glass blowing skills, techniques, and shop protocols.

Level II students will build on basic skills learned in Level I.