Adult Workshops | Metal Arts

W-MA326 - Basic Welding

Instructor: Coleman, Bill

Day of Week: Mon, Tues, Thur 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Skill Levels: Level 1,Level 2

Location: Institute for Creative Arts

Member Tuition: $250.00

Non-Member: $280.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $20.00

Students will learn welding techniques in mild steel, aluminum, stainless steel, and plasma cutting. Learn Mig (wire feed) and Tig (tungsten Inert Gas) welding, as well as the basics of welding equipment set-up, maintenance, and safety procedures. All welding materials furnished. Bring leather gloves, wear long pants and good safety shoes. No flip flops or tennis shoes! Class meets three times - Saturday & Sunday and followed by another Saturday .....ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS: Bill Coleman is the owner of Arc Angels, Inc. and the Institute for Creative Arts with over 50 years in metal fabrication. Bill holds a US Patent from inventing an aluminum guard railing system. His metal creations are installed throughout the United States. Dale Tucker is a metal fabricator and business owner for over 50 years. He is an expert welder and instructor in "Mig & Tig" welding.

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W-MA327 - Beginning Welding and Metalworking

Instructor: Gilbert, Dominice

Day of Week: Wed 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Institute for Creative Arts

Member Tuition: $216.00

Non-Member: $246.00

Mat'l/Lab Fee:   $20.00

This is a 4 day workshop.
The focus of this 12-hour, 4-meeting (3 hours per meeting), workshop is for students to learn basic metalworking skills including MIG and Oxy Acetylene welding. Demonstrations include how to cut metal using a cut off wheel and shear and the use of various bending techniques including slip roller, brake and torch bending . Students will learn “hands on” as they work on individual sculpture projects. Students should come with safely glasses, leather gloves, long pants, cotton shirts and closed toe shoes. Students must be 16 years of age or older. All tools and materials included. ***The Institute for Creative Arts is located at 968 Douglas Ave, Dunedin.

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W-MA328 - Bladesmithing

Instructor: Straight, Ken

Day of Week: Sat & Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Skill Levels: All Levels

Location: Institute for Creative Arts

Member Tuition: $315.00

Non-Member: $345.00

This is a 4 day workshop.

Students will learn how to start and maintain a forge fire, and learn how to heat treat metal to create a knife by anvil and hammer. All tools and materials included. Students must be 16 years of age or older. Students should come with safety glasses, leather gloves, long pants, cotton shirts and sturdy closed toe shoes. There is a $20 materials fee paid to the instructor. *Institute for Creative Arts is located at 968 Douglas Ave, Dunedin.

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5276 - DFAC Gift Certificate

Instructor: TBA

Day of Week: TBD TBD - TBD

Skill Levels: Any

Location: TBD

Member Tuition: $276.00

Non-Member: $276.00

This $276 Gift Certificate allows a member student to take a regularly priced Adult class. It does not include materials or model fees if applicable.

Your Invoice serves as the Gift Certificate, which must be redeemed in person.

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