Welding Workshop

Join Ruben Cubero owner of B & C Creations in a 3 day workshop series on the Fundamentals of Welding!

Explore welding in a fun way working with various sizes of round bar, sheet metal, wire and creating your own permanent metal sculpture art or functional pieces.

3 Wednesdays in May, 4 lucky maker apprentices will get 2+ hours of hands on welding experience under the guidance of 1 of the master makers of Richmond.

Ticket Link

What is provided:
– Complete protective gear for each student
– Mig welding set-ups
– All metal and welding materials required

Lesson Structure:

Session 1 (5/10/17)
Safety orientation
Equipment orientation
Welding Demonstration

Session 2 (5/17/17)
Project overview
Hands on practice
Designing your sculpture
Forming bending and preparing your materials for welding

Session 3 (5/24/17)
Laying out your project
Welding and finishing project until project is complete

What you should bring:
– Ideas for what you want to make!
– Serious attitude for safety precautions required… remember these are extremely dangerous tools for fabrication — not toys (at least not until you get really good with them!)

Price – $100 paid in advance on the ticket link. Sign up now, seats are limited! There is a discount for double sign-ups!

Ticket Link

About the Teacher:

Ruben has 30 years manufacturing experience and has a full metal and wood fabrication shop. In true maker fashion, Ruben enjoys making tools that make his work easier, creating art out of a vary of materials, to doing custom work for other makers and small businesses. You can check out his work on B & C Creations Facebook page, Instagram, and YouTube channel.

Seats are limited to 4. Protective equipment will be provided at all times to each student.