‘Garage’ casting

Workshop: garage casting


At Studio METHOD(E), 175 3e ave local 202b, Limoilou, Quebec City

  • September 16th, 2012, 9:00-4:00
  • November 19th, 2012, 9:00-4:00

Price: $150 materials and tax included

Special price for students: $120 materials and tax included

We will provide 75 grams of bronze as well as a variety of casting materials. We have more bronze available for purchase if interested.

Garage casting is a variety of simple methods taking full advangtage of gravity casting. In this workshop you will learn simple casting techniques using combustable materials, generally of an organic nature, used as bases for obtaining interesting and unique textures. Some methods we will explore are; water casting, broom casting, salt casting, very basic sand casting, casting on pine needles as well as carbon. We will be using several types of bronze as our metal.

This workshop takes place over the course of two days, allowing you to find your own materials to cast with for personal exploration on Sunday.

To register please contact us via email at studiomethode@gmail.com.

The workshop will be available with a minimum of four inscriptions, and a maximum of eight. First come first served!

We will offer a discount of 50% on one space rental at Studio METHOD(E) to all who register.


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