Intro to Welding and Metal Work W/ Ryan Finnigan
Ever wanted to weld or work with metal?
In this Intro class, you’ll learn basic welding techniques, metal working equipment use, and some fun metal art tricks. Learn how you can put all of MakerLab’s amazing Metal Lab equipment to use, and build whatever you can imagine with one of the most fun materials to work with.
This class is taught by your own MakerLab Director, Ryan Finnigan. Ryan is a master level metal artisan and designer, he is also the owner of CarbonForm Design, Durango’s premier design and metal fabrication company. You’ve seen their work in Chimayo, Carvers, El Moro, Eolus, and the Ore House. Ryan loves sharing his experience and knowledge with others and has taught welding and metal art for over a decade.
After taking this class, look for some of our intermediate and advanced Metal Art classes, including patina work, furniture design, and advanced fabrication techniques.
This class will be held at MakerLab’s NEW Metal shop!
Come prepared to get dirty, so wear the appropriate attire. Work boots and jacket are recommended, but not required.