About the Course
This workshop will take place over three days and will enable you to learn a variety of skills for working with metals, whether you are thinking of a sculpture or of a design idea.
Included in the course are procedures and techniques in arc welding & mig welding. As well as grinding, rolling, bending, cutting and good workshop practice.
The small group size allows for 1:1 time with the tutor during the 3 days of the course. No sculpture experience is required.
Advanced students will continue personal projects and research new techniques and processes.
Please bring a sketchbook.
It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear.
Course cost: £290
February 2019 - Wednesday 13th, Thursday 14th & Friday 15th
March 2019 - Friday 15th, Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th
April 2019 - Wednesday 24th, Thursday 25th and Friday 26th
May 2019 - Friday 24th, Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th
July 2019 - Monday 29th, Tuesday 30th, Wednesday 31st
September 2019 - Monday 9th, Tuesday 10th & Wednesday 11th
Course times: 10am-1pm & 2pm -5pm
Number of places available: 7
Tutor: Silvina Soria. Silvina obtained her degree as Sculpture Professor at The Fine Arts School Prilidiano Pueyrredon in 2002. After specializing in welding and blacksmithing she obtained a master in Contemporary Sculpture at Ernesto de la Carcova Postgraduated School, both in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
The course fee provides an allowance of ten pounds for materials this covers most consumable costs.
Grinding and safe workshop practice will be covered.