Spring Iron Pour

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Spring Iron Pour Friday March 30th Students and faculty will make sculpture by melting melt and pouring it into molds to make sculpture. The event is all day with hot iron scheduled to flow around 2:30pm and will last until … Continued

Big Donation From Unimin

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Thank You! The Unimin Cooperation has donated a ton of sand to our foundry. This donation directly helps students by lowering the cost of sand casting materials when making cast metal work.   Our sandbox ready to be played in… … Continued

Glass Fusing Workshop

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  Leanna Quade’s piece “Topographic Panel” made of blown and kiln cast glass We invite prospective students and community members to a glass fusing workshop led by internationally known glass sculptor Leanna Quade. Come see the lab and learn the … Continued

Wood Shop Training

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Wood shop training will cover how to use basic wood working tools as well as the safety rules and regulations within the FASTEneR Lab.  The training will cover use of the miter saw, table saw, drill press, band saw, and … Continued

Laser Training

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Description Laser cutting/engraving training will cover the basic process to cut and engrave different materials using an Epilog Helix laser cutter/engraver. This tool allows you to cut objects from Adobe Illustrator, Rhino, and Coral Draw files as well as engrave … Continued

Welding Workshop

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Description The welding workshop will cover the safety rules and regulations within the FASTEneR Lab, how to use some metal tools and the basics of MIG welding. The training will last 2 -2 ½ hours based on the amount of … Continued

Sand Casting Workshop

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      The sand casting workshop will cover the basic process for making sand molds used for metal casting and the concept of draft. The workshop will last 1 1/2–2 hours, based on the amount of people in each … Continued

International Sculpture Day

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  Celebrate INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE DAY At The FASTEnER Lab   Monday April 24th 4-9pm, CCA II Room 125 & 126 See the space and enjoy these fun activities Make your own Ram Mask See 3D printers at work Engrave your name … Continued

Big Donation From US Silica

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Thank You! US Silica has generously donated 3000 lbs of sand to our small foundry. With headquarters in Fredrick, Maryland and a plant in Berkley Springs, WV, it is great to have local industries supporting the arts! The donation will directly benefit … Continued