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Blacksmithing

Fundamentals of Blacksmithing
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 06/19 – 08/14
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Forging Flowers
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 08/05 – 08/06
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Nick Tomlin
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Dates: 07/01 – 07/02
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Beginning Blacksmithing Workshop
Instructor: Willow Zietman
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Dates: 07/08 – 07/09
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Welding

Introduction to Welding: Building Your Own Fire Pit
Instructor: Luke Montes
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Dates: 06/20 – 08/15
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Introduction to Welding: Thinking 3D
Instructor: Isabel Mattia
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Dates: 06/21 – 08/09
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Weekend Welding Workshop
Instructor: Margo Karoff-Hunger
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Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Welding for your Craft Business
Instructor: Theresa Iafrate
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Dates: 07/10 – 07/31
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
TIG Welding Workshop
Instructor: Elliot Berry
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Dates: 07/15 – 07/16
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Camp Metalhead
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Dates: 07/24 – 07/28
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Jewelry

Jewelry: Intro to Wax Casting
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 07/18 – 08/08
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Fixed Blade Knife Making
Instructor: Steven Lubecki
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Dates: 06/14 – 08/16
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Ring Making Workshop
Instructor: Amie Plante
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Dates: 07/22 – 07/23
Time: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Camp Copperhead
Instructor: Heather Guidero
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Dates: 07/24 – 07/28
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Ceramics

Surface Design for the Ceramic Form
Instructor: Fredric Gorman
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Dates: 06/20 – 08/15
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Ceramics Survey
Instructor: John Fazzino
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Dates: 06/21 – 08/09
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Wheel Generated Form
Instructor: Jane Dillon
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Dates: 06/22 – 08/03
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Handbuilding Practice and Play
Instructor: Patti Barnatt
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Dates: 06/15 – 07/06
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Camp Clayhead
Instructor: Jane Dillon
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Dates: 07/24 – 07/28
Time: 10:00 am – 3:30 pm