The Hot Shop


Free Pour FRIDAY

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The Hot Shop is the lab space that houses a variety of metal casting and glass blowing equipment. Although it is not generally open to student use, there are several events that allow any student to come in and use it. You can try sand mold casting for free on Free Pour Friday. You can take courses like Foundry and Practical Foundry to get an in-depth knowledge an hands on experience on several types of casting.

Soda Lime Sunday

Every Other Week

Soda Lime Sundays are a fun, free way for students to get hands on experience glassblowing while working one-on-one with an experienced gaffer. In a 30 minute session, students will learn basic glass blowing techniques and create a custom glass blown paperweight which they can take home the next day!