Wednesday, February 3, 2010

The Crucible

The Crucible [located in Oakland,CA] is a non-profit educational facility that fosters a collaboration of Arts, Industry and Community. Through training in the fine and industrial arts, The Crucible promotes creative expression, reuse of materials and innovative design while serving as an accessible arts venue for the general public.

Rob Nehring talks about adult classes at The Crucible.

The Crucible’s Industrial Arts classes will set your imagination on fire!

If you’ve always wanted to weld, work with glass, make jewelry, dance with fire, pour bronze or learn other industrial arts, you’ve found the right place. At The Crucible classes are designed for beginners as well as experienced artists and tradespeople. Our expert instructors introduce technical methods in a format that allows our students to gain practical, working knowledge of material processes.

Our hands-on classes average one instructor for every six students, guaranteeing that each student receives personal attention. Our expert instructors have extensive real-world experience and a passion for what they teach.