4-week courses, Adult (age 16+), Yard School of Art, Metals, Darin Wacs

Make Metal Sculpture: The Art of Plasma Cutting

Learn to make sculpture and 3D decorative arts by cutting thin gage metal with a plasma cutter and joining the forms with the use of a spot welder and cold joining techniques. This class will introduce students to the safe use of a plasma torch and spot welder. This class requires the ability to work standing up. This is a 5-week class.

A $40 material fee is due to the instructor for the metal. If you have a glue gun you may bring it to class. Students should wear protective clothing and covered shoes and bring baseball type caps. 

7:00 pm
9:30 pm
Member Price
Non-Member Price
Adult (age 16+)
Event Type
4-week courses
Priority Registration
Open Registration

Darin Wacs

Darin Wacs has been in the creative field for nearly 25 years, working as an artist and designer for non-profit, commercial, and residential spaces. With each project, Darin takes up the challenge and delivers her love of light, color, texture, and form. 

Inspired by friends' and clients' design questions, her desire to help them design their space, and work productively with design professionals, Darin promises to bring her best practices to the classroom. Most recently, Darin taught Metal Sculpture at MAM.

Darin received her BFA from Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburg, PA, and her MFA from the School of Visual Arts, in NY. When not fully engaged in art and design, Darin can be found catching up on her love of classic films.