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ART FEST 2019

6 months ago

Art Fest 2019 will be held at the Haines School April 26-29. High school students from all over Southeast Alaska will attend. Each student will sign up for two workshops ( there are 20 workshops in all), taught by local and visiting artists. Workshops will be open to the public for 50$/ session, after the students have signed up.

Below is a list of workshops that need to borrow tools or equipment or have supplies donated. If you can help out, please call the school 766-6700 or 766-6751. Thank you, Linnus Danner; Art Fest coordinator.  

Art fest needs: to borrow or donate the following.

INTRO TO BLACKSMITHING:

To Borrow:

  • Bench grinder (2)

  • 3’ Forging Tongs (2)

  • Blacksmith hammers (3+)

  • 40 pound propane bottles (2)

  • Heavy duty Bench vise (2)

  • Blacksmith hammer (4)


SOAPSTONE CARVING

To Borrow:

  • Rough files (“bastard” files) (6)

To donate

  • Wet sandpaper (150-600grit)


RAKU-CERAMICS

To Borrow:

  • 40 pound (10 gallon) propane tank (2)

  • 3” tongs (4)

  • Old fire brick or kiln shelving (broken ok)

  • Weed burners (3)

  • Meatal garbage cans with lids (4)


To donate:

  • Feathers

  • Horse hair/any  animal hair

  • 14 gauge galvanized metal fencing 3’ to 4’ high by 12’ to 15’ long


GLASS MOSAIC

To Donate:

  • Mirror tiles (square or round (donated)

  • ¼ inch plywood; 16” x 24” minimum