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Tool Training & Testing: Jewelry Studio

November 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tool Training is the fastest way to start working independently in the Artisan's Asylum Jewelry Shop and is designed for those with some level of jewelry experience, whether you're an occasional hobbyist or a seasoned metalsmith. In one 3-hour session, students will get up to speed on our particular shop procedures and layout as well as safety and basic use of the air-acetylene torches, forming tools, flex shafts, and the polishing machine. For those who have more experience, other tools may be covered as time allows.

TIG Aluminum One Day Welding Workshop

November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Take this class to gain the confidence and experience to start welding aluminum on your own. This class is an introduction to the wide world of aluminum TIG and the unique challenges of the material, taught by a welding engineer with 12 years of technical welding experience. We'll cover some pretty technical welding engineering topics: aluminum presents some interesting technical challenges.

Tool Training: Bridgeport Mill

November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 2 Thursdays starting on November 8 @ 7PM

In this class you will learn how to use the Bridgeport mill to perform basic precision machining operations. You will learn about tool selection, selecting spindle speeds, and climb milling vs. conventional milling. You will practice setting up the machine, holding work in the vise, changing tools and performing basic cuts.

Introduction to Screen Printing: Weekend

November 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Screen printing is a great way to put your designs on t-shirts, tote bags, cards, posters, and more. But it can be a tricky skill to pick up on your own! Join us for a one day workshop, and we'll take the mystery out of the process. Using the photo emulsion process and your design, we'll prepare screens and print on a variety of surfaces. And we'll do it all in a fun, relaxed environment.

Tool Training: Router Table Fundamentals

November 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs for 3 Mondays, starting November 5

The Router table is a very versatile tool in any woodshop. It can be used to cut a variety of edge profiles, duplicate patterns, and make dados. This class will cover the safe use of the router table for several common operations.

Build a Cherry Side Table PART 2

November 19 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 6 Mondays, starting Nov 5

This hands-on class will introduce you to fine woodworking furniture. We will start from one rough lumber Cherry board to create a Shaker style Cherry Side Table with a drawer. The techniques and skills learned in this class will allow the student to approach any project size. With this class we will use virtually all the tools in the woodshop from Chisel to Tablesaw, Router, Band saw, Joiner, Planer and Miter saw. Demonstration on hand planing / sharpening if times allows.

Hands On Basic Electronics

November 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 4 Wednesdays, starting November 19

Have you been interested in learning to work with electronics, but haven’t known where to start? This class is for you! It will be a hands-on, practical, crash course that will provide you with the skills to do simple electronic projects. You will walk away knowing the basics of circuit theory, how to prototype circuits on a breadboard, how to troubleshoot them, and how to solder them together.

Introduction to TIG Welding

November 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 4 Mondays in November starting November 5

This class is designed to introduce students to the process of TIG welding, a precise type of welding most often used in the manufacture of spaceframe structures like bike frames and roll cages.

Technical Drawing for Metal Fabrication

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 3 Tuesdays starting November 6

Technical Drawing for Metal Fabrication will teach students the skills that they need to create dimensionally accurate parts in the metal shop. This class is designed to be the next rung on the ladder after Metalworking 101 and 102.

Figure Drawing Drop-In

November 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Figure Drawing is an open studio class where people of all artistic levels are invited to explore the human form through drawing and painting. Figure drawing is a great opportunity to keep your artistic skills sharp whether you are a seasoned artist or a beginner: learn the basics of drawing from the nude form! Students are free to draw however they like. The model will strike and hold various poses for varied lengths of time: you will have the opportunity to work on quick sketching skills as well as longer studies.

Tool Training: Tablesaw Fundamentals

November 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 2 Tuesdays starting November 20

This class is designed to introduce students to using the table saw which is often the most important power tool in wood shops and woodworking. The focus will be as much hands-on time as is possible so that students will leave the class confident in their ability to explore many of the additional ways to use the table saw on their own or in further classes.

Jewelry 102: Soldering and Stone Setting

November 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
Starting Nov 7, this class runs 4 Wednesdays

Through this 3-week class you will build upon the skills covered in Jewelry 101. Techniques will include bezel-setting (shown in picture), tube-setting and prong-setting. Students will also have a chance to hone their sawing technique.

Tool Training: Metal Lathe

November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 2 Wednesdays starting November 21

In this class, you will learn how to precisely perform basic machining operations using the lathe. You will learn about tool selection, speeds and feeds, and how to use the DRO (Digital Read Out) to make precisely dimensioned parts. You will practice setting up the machine, use the 3-jaw chuck to securely hold work, change tools, and perform facing and turning cuts on aluminum stock.

Tool Training: Bridgeport Mill

November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This class runs 2 Thursdays

In this class you will learn how to use the Bridgeport mill to perform basic precision machining operations. You will learn about tool selection, selecting spindle speeds, and climb milling vs. conventional milling. You will practice setting up the machine, holding work in the vise, changing tools and performing basic cuts.

Introduction to Screen Printing: Weeknights

November 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  |   Multiple Session Class (See all dates)
This 2-session class runs both Monday and Thursday, starting November 26

Screen printing is a great way to put your designs on t-shirts, tote bags, cards, posters, and more. But it can be a tricky skill to pick up on your own!

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