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Welding for Artists (June 2017)
Mon, 5 Jun 2017, 10:00 – Wed, 7 Jun 2017, 10:00 BST
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 will allow you to have full dedication from Silvina. No sculpture experience is required.
Advanced students will continue personal projects and research new techniques and processes.
Please bring a sketchbook.
The course fee provides an allowance of ten pounds for materials this covers most consumable costs.
Grinding and safe workshop practice will be covered.
It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear.
Course cost: £267
Course dates: Monday 5th, Tuesday 6th, Wednesday 7th June 2017
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.