molten metal being poured into mold

Iron Casting

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Thursday, April 14, 2022

3:00-5:00pm: Mandatory foundry prep
5:00-7:00pm: Scratch block carving
5:00pm: Free lecture on cast iron art fabrication and safety
6:00-8:00pm: Iron casting

Saturday, April 16, 2022

6:00-8:00pm: Iron casting

Scratch blocks casting. No experience necessary. Etch a tile design and take home your iron casting. Scratch blocks will be available on the sculpture area patio, outside of rooms 100-104 –OR– Bring your own 100% complete mold.

No molds requiring more 80lbs of iron will be accepted.* –OR– Attend the Barrio Logan mold making workshop on April 9 & 10.*

* People with molds must participate in foundry
prep and cleanup. Contact Rich for additional