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Cold Shop Rental

Open maker time for qualified artists

  • 15 minutes
  • 7.50 US dollars
  • California Avenue

Service Description

We open our studio for former students and experienced kiln workers to use our equipment to make art. We don't provide instruction during that time but we are there to help you use the equipment and will probably be making our own art right beside you. Come join us! INCLUDES - Time: Open Studio is open from 9-12 Saturday mornings. - Cold shop only is also open from 2p-5p most Thursdays and Fridays on a first come first serve basis. Prior reservation required (3days). - Tools: Includes access to Flatbed grinder, Vertical belt sander, two axis covington grinding wheels, drill press, tile/glass saw, ring saw, and Foredom rotary tool. COST $30hr, billed in 15m increments. DOES NOT INCLUDE We have most grits of belts and disks for the vertical belt sander and flat wheel grinder.You'll want to bring your Glassworks. But otherwise you will want to bring your own specialty wheels and disks for the Covington Mill, or bits for the drill press. We recommend His GlassWorks. Foredom rotary grinder, Ring Saw and Barrel grinder are free to use for those purchasing Open Studio time. PREREQUISITES Safety - All participants must follow MGW safety rules at all times. For first time Studio members, we will provide a walk through sign off on each piece of cold working equipment prior to allowing you to work on your own in the cold shop. Friendliness - This is a working art studio. Artists helping artists. You are welcome to bring food, beverage and music, whatever makes you comfortable while making art. But do so with a respectful attitude to those sharing the space and tools please. Members are expected to clean up their space and reset equipment after use.

Cancellation Policy

You are paying for a rental of a Kiln fire which will be fired based on a first come, first serve basis. Please use the date picker to let us know when you intend to drop off your piece(s).

Contact Details

  • 801 California Avenue, Sand City, CA, USA


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