November 8, 2020 – November 14, 2020
Humans have been casting bronze for thousands of years. This workshop is an introduction to the methods and materials of bronze casting. Students will learn how to make molds, melt metal, pour it into solid shapes, and polish and finish castings. By learning how to mold and cast bronze, participants interested in jewelry making, sculpture, casting at home, or casting any other metal will gain a thorough understanding of the processes, tools and materials necessary for this ancient art form. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $600
Joshua Shorey is an artist and furniture designer in Knoxville, Tennessee. He earned his MFA in Sculpture from The University of Tennessee in 2017. Shorey owns and operates BAPO Design in Knoxville, a custom furniture and sculpture studio specializing in woodworking, steel fabrication, and precious metal casting.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.