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MIG

Beginning MIG Welding

July 25 @ 6:00 am - August 9 @ 6:00 pm

| $249

Learn to weld and walk away with your very own project!

This class will cover basic metal fabrication techniques including cutting, bending and joining. Welding will be taught using a MIG welder, and students will leave with a good understanding of how the equipment works as well as various welding techniques. This is a great introduction to metalworking and absolutely no experience is needed!

Student’s Responsibility:

– sketch/Note Book

– closed toed shoes

– (Natural Fibers) long pants

– something to tie back hair

– bring a long-sleeve shirt

Students will also purchase their own materials after the first class session based on recommendations by the instructor.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:

A recent transplant to Seattle, Washington, Amanda McDonald has worked as a welding fabricator, glassblower, and artist’s assistant for over 12 years. Born in Cincinnati, OH, Amanda holds her BFA in metal sculpture from Jacksonville University and has also studied art & design at SUNY Purchase, University of Miami, and the Pilchuck Glass School. Amanda has a strong interest in process, and uses a variety of materials in her own work including metal, glass, and wood.

Details

Start:
July 25 @ 6:00 am
End:
August 9 @ 6:00 pm
Cost:
$249
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.makerhaus.com

Venue

Makerhaus
122 NW 36th St., Seattle, 98107 United States
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Phone:
206-457-8968

Organizer

Makerhaus
Phone:
206-457-8968
Website:
http://www.makerhaus.com