For the Environmental Foundry Course, Senior Sculpture Student researched and built a vegetable oil furnace using recyled veggie oil from the campus cafe. Using half of an old 55 gal drum lined with hand made refractory she melted and cast copper and bronze into clay molds.
Nov 23, 2008
Intercollegiate Pour Sept 2008
Salem Art Works, New York
Nov 4, 2008
Wayne Potratz came as a visiting artist to The National Casting Centre, Foundry at Alfred. He demonstrated African, Indian, Meso American and Japanese Clay Mold making for casting iron and bronze.
Apr 15, 2008
The 1st Annual Iron Pour + Metal Casting Convention, is an all day event of live demonstrations of the different casting processes and techniques used to make sculpture by the Sculpture/Dimensional Studies students.
Accompaied by panels, exhibitions and visitings artists and area schools.
To view images go to 'ALBUMS' link
Dec 1, 2007