Metal Casting: Form and Function
Classes for Adults / Art & Music -
Fall 2020 - Adult
Design and cast a bottle opener, wall hook, belt buckle, door knob or door knocker using the ancient art of sand casting. Create your sand mold using Plasticine clay, found objects, or a wood/foam pattern. Choose bronze or aluminum to fill your mold, and learn how to clean and treat your casting.
$5.00 per pound of finished metal will be assessed at class and is payable to the instructor
Please note: This class is limited to 6 participants for social distancing purposes. Participants are required to bring and wear a face mask that covers their nose and mouth while at class and may be subjected to temperature checks when arriving. Gloves will be made available, and all tools and work-spaces will be sanitized.
Sara L Hanson
Sara Hanson is a Minneapolis based sculptor, public artist and community collaborator. She loves sharing the cast metal process with people of all ages and abilities in her studio or out in communities with her traveling cast metal sculpture foundry, Broadcasting W.O.W. -workshop on wheels. Website: sarahansonwow.com.