The sculpture studio has equipment for clay, metal welding, and wood sculpture including a sand blaster and plasma cutter. There is a plaster room for mold making and a bronze casting foundry.

Beginning Welded Steel Sculpture (401)

Paul Nimz, Studio 1
Tuesday, January 8 - March 26
6:30 - 9 pm/12 weeks
$270/Members: $250

Students will be introduced to the
equipment and processes for manipulating
and joining steel for sculptural applications.
Learn to cut, bend, weld, and surface to
begin realizing our creative visions in steel.
Some metals will be supplied. Students may
need to purchase or collect additional steel.

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Mixed Media Sculpture (403)

Chad Bagge, Studio 1
Wednesday, January 9 - March 27
6:30 - 9 pm/12 weeks
$270/Members: $250

Explore 3-D design in this mixed media
course. Make new work by transforming
old and new ideas into lasting sculptural
art. Examine basic principles of sculpture
and concepts of 3-D design to inform your
process of creation. We will discuss past and
present artists while working in ceramics,
wood, plaster, and found objects.

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Sculpture/ Independent Study (405)

Paul Nimz, Studio 1
Wednesdays , January 9- March 27
1:30-4:00 pm
$270/ members: $250

Prerequisite:Beginning and intermediate welding, or equivalent

This class is for the self directed student who is familiar with the operation and safe use of our equipment. Students must provide their own metal materials. Permission of the instructor is required.

Intermediate Welded Metal Sculpture (402)

Eric Pott, Studio 1
Monday, January 7 - March 25
1 - 3:30 pm/12 weeks
$270/Members: $250

Prerequisite: Beginning Welding

Take the next steps of constructing and
finishing your personal works of metal.
Students will bring their own designs into
solid form and finish their projects for indoor
or outdoor use. Some metals supplied.
Students will need to purchase or collect
additional steel. A refresher demo on all
equipment is part of the first class for those
who haven t welded in awhile. For protection,
students should bring safety glasses, leather
gloves, wear long pants, close-toed shoes
and bring a long sleeve shirt to class.
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Wood Joinery with Hand Tools (404)

Gerren Young, Studio 1
Thursdays, January 10 - March 28
6:30 - 9 pm/12 weeks
$270/ Members: $250

This adult class will focus on hand-cutting
strong and attractive joints in wood. Students
will learn that once they can lay out a joint
accurately and cut to the line, any joint is
possible! Learn several variations of dovetail
and mortise and tenon joints, bridal joints,
lap joints, and more! Sharpening chisels and
using card scrapers will also be covered.

Ferrous Metals Patina Workshop (406)

Brent Harris, Studio 1
Friday, February 22
6 - 9 p.m/One Day
$60/Members: $40

This workshop will explore patination techniques for ferrous metals using acid patina's as well as pigments and dyes All materials will be provided for hands-on study. Students are encouraged to bring a piece of their own to practice on or finish. This class is for ferrous metals only. A separate bronze patina workshop will be offered at a separate time.

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