Large Metal Sculpture Workshop


Are you ready to take your artistic skills to the next level? Than this advanced metal sculpture class is for you! Spend 8-16 hours with me one on one over the course of 2 days, (depending on the complexity of your design,) learning how to design, frame, cut, form, weld, and finish a large metal sculpture that you will get to take home and show off when you are done!


Welding helmet, welding jacket, gloves, safety glasses, & hearing protection provided. Leather sneakers or work boots and jeans must be worn.



8-16 hours over the course of 1-2 days depending on the complexity of the sculpture chosen by the student (Student is responsible for overnight accommodations)

Ages 14 and up with previous welding experience (Parent or guardian must be present at all times for students under 18)

$775-Includes all safety gear, materials, and a large sculpture you get to take home!



  • Learn how to plan and design large sculpture
  • Learn how to create a frame for your sculpture
  • Learn how to cut steel using a plasma cutter
  • Learn how to hand-form metal
  • Learn how to weld your hand formed sheet metal pieces over your frame creating your sculpture
  • Learn how to create a base for your sculpture (if your sculpture needs a base)
  • Learn how to clean and finish your sculpture
  • Take your sculpture home to show off!


Check the Workshop Schedule to see available class dates! Email me at barbiethewelder@yahoo.com with any questions!


Introduction To Welding


Have you ever wanted to learn to weld, whether for a profession or for fun? This class is the perfect way to find out if welding is for you without spending thousands of dollars! Spend 4 hours of one on one time with me, a Journeyman welder/fabricator and full time artist, learning how to cut and weld metal.


Welding helmet, welding jacket, gloves, safety glasses, & hearing protection provided.
Leather sneakers or work boots and jeans must be worn.


4 Hours

Ages 8 and up (Parent or guardian must be present at all times for students under 18)

$175-Includes all safety gear, materials, and a project you get to take home and show off!


  • Welding safety
  • Types of weld joints
  • Learn and practice MIG welding
  • Learn and practice plasma cutting
  • Create a square box using MIG welding and a plasma cutter
  • Learn to grind welds and clean spatter and clean your project
  • Learn how to finish your project
  • Take your first welding project home to show off!


Check the Workshop Schedule to see available class dates! Email me at barbiethewelder@yahoo.com with any questions!

Small Metal Sculpture Workshop

Have you ever wanted to create small metal sculpture? Spend half a day with me, one on one, learning how to design and create metal sculpture.


Welding helmet, welding jacket, gloves, safety glasses, & hearing protection provided. Leather sneakers or work boots and jeans must be worn.


4 Hours

Ages 8 and up (Parent or guardian must be present at all times for students under 18)

$175-Includes all safety gear, materials, and 2 projects you get to take home and show off!


  • Learn welding safety
  • Learn welding basics
  • Learn how to design scrap metal sculpture using several different techniques
  • Choose two different techniques and create sculptures using those techniques
  • Learn to clean up spatter and finish your sculpture
  • Take your sculptures home to show off!


Check the Workshop Schedule to see available class dates! Email me at barbiethewelder@yahoo.com with any questions!