Students will learn how to safely use the tools in the metal/ foundry area while also developing a critical voice about their work, and the work of others. A priority of the class is that each student is trained on the equipment and feel comfortable in the metal shop. The machinery that will be taught in this class includes; MIG welder, plasma cutter, miter saw, propane torch, drill press, spot welder, band saw as well as multiple types of hand tools such as grinders and dremels. Classes will include demos, technical assignments, design projects, exposure to artworks that are diverse in scale, concept, traditional, and contemporary forms.
TUITION: $300 + FEES: $50
Jacq Luca received her BFA in Sculpture from The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and graduated with her MFA from Maine College of Art in 2018. Luca has recently shown her work in Space Galleries Bring.Your.Own.Beamer New Media Show and has exhibited work at the New Bedford Art Museum.
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