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April 28 & 29: Full-Blown Metal Casting Class at Newfield


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Sat. & Sun, April 28 & 29, 9-3. Two Day Metal Casting Class
with Peter Grant in Newfield. For the artist, mechanic, or
crafts person, this class offers foundational knowledge
of safety, materials, equipment, method and technique
necessary to do non-ferrous: brass, bronze, and aluminum,
sand casting. Using a propane furnace and sand casting
element you will learn to prepare a pattern mold of your
choosing, heat metal, and pour molten material to create
multiple products. Several projects completed. A final project
is a functioning 6 inch bronze bell. Antique engine enthusiasts
welcome for creating parts like governor weights, rocker arms,
and mufflers. For others, there may be a broken part that
you have long wanted to replicate, or simply cast from our
choice of patterns. Contact us. Tuition: $195. Ages 13 &
(207) 205-4849 Email: thecurranhomestead@gmail.com