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Metals Studio

Metals courses focus on the direct study of sculptural processes the visual language of three-dimensional art. Courses offer an in-depth study of the technical and aesthetic development of metals. You will develop professional skills through hands-on work, technical demonstrations, critiques, and exploration of traditional and contemporary metals. Weekly events include critiques, demonstrations, field trips, and presentations by artists.

Metals Services

•    22 jewelry benches
•    10 foredom flex-shaft stations 
•    1 oxy/propane mini-torch 
•    3 gas/oxygen torch stations 

Our studio also features a centrifugal casting machine for lost-wax casting, over 100 metal stakes for raising and sinking metal vessels, five anvils for use in small-scale forging, hand-tools for stone-setting, and three kilns for enameling. 

Policies

Classes meet M-F from 9am-5pm. Open studio hours are from 12pm-2pm daily and from 5pm-9pm in the evening. We are open on Saturday and Sunday from 12-6pm.

To use the space if you are not enrolled in a metals course, make an appointment with the studio manager to get cleared on the equipment that you want to use.