This two day course offers the exciting opportunity to be introduced to working with stainless and an opportunity to develop a project or sculpture in Stainless steel.
Stainless steel can be welded and machined like mild steel but has the benefit of not corroding in most environments.
This course will give you an opportunity to manipulate the material with a variety of processes including Tig, Mig & Arc welding, drilling, grinding. This course will also identify and demonstrate the processes and materials used satin and mirror polishing. The different varieties of the material and its uses will also be covered.
During the 2 days you will develop a project or small small sculpture. So if you have something in mind that you want to do please bring a model or drawing!
Grinding and safe workshop practice will be covered.
It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear.
Basic materials are included.
Course cost: £195
Course date: Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th February 2018
Course times: 10am-1pm & 2pm-4pm
Number of places available: 10
Tutor: Lauren Wilson (Slade) MFA Fine Art. To view her work click here.