Welding Workshop: 3 Session Series (5/31/17)

Welding Workshop: 3 Session Series (5/31/17)

  • $100.00


3 Wednesdays in May, 4 lucky maker apprentices will get 2+ hours of hands on welding experience under the guidance of 1 of the master makers of Richmond.
  • May 31st, 6 - 8 PM
  • June 7th, 6 - 8 PM
  • June 14th, 6 - 8 PM

Join Ruben Cubero owner of B & C Creations in a 3 day workshop series on the Fundamentals of Welding!

Explore welding in a fun way working with various sizes of round bar, sheet metal, wire and creating your own permanent metal sculpture art or functional pieces.

What is provided:
- Complete protective gear for each student
- Mig welding set-ups
- All metal and welding materials required

Lesson Structure:

Session 1 (5/31/17)
Safety orientation
Equipment orientation
Welding Demo & practice

Session 2 (7/7/17)
Project overview
Hands on practice
Designing your sculpture
Forming bending and preparing your materials for welding

Session 3 (7/14/17)
Laying out your project
Welding and finishing project until project is complete

What you should bring:
- Ideas for what you want to make!
- Serious attitude for safety precautions required... remember these are extremely dangerous tools for fabrication -- not toys (at least not until you get really good with them!)

Price - $100 paid in advance on the ticket link. Sign up now, seats are limited!

About the Teacher:

Ruben has 30 years manufacturing experience and has a full metal and wood fabrication shop. In true maker fashion, Ruben enjoys making tools that make his work easier, creating art out of a vary of materials, to doing custom work for other makers and small businesses. You can check out his work on B & C Creations Facebook page, Instagram, and YouTube channel.

Seats are limited to 4. Protective equipment will be provided at all times to each student.