The Crucible’s Fall Open House & Fire Shows


The Crucible
1260 7th St, Oakland, CA 94607, USA

Sat, Sep 7, 2019, ALL DAY

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Join for a day of creativity, awe-inspiring demonstrations, and tons of free activities for you and your friends and family. At the upcoming Fall Open House. The faculty will be on hand demonstrating techniques in blacksmithing, woodworking, and glass flameworking—just to name a few. You can also get hands-on with free events in clay, leather, welding, and stone carving. Plus, there willl have live performances throughout the day, multiple galleries to explore, food trucks, and even a kids bike raffle. 2019 Activities: Three Art Galleries Demonstrations Discounted Classes – Sign up for a class and get $25 off Food, Drinks, and Coffee Local Vendors Hands-On Activities – Copper Stamping, Henna, Wet Welding, Stone Carving and more Win A Bike 2019 Schedule 12:30 pm: What Is Wet Welding? Location: MIG Welding 1:00 pm: Executive Director Susan Mernit Says Hi Location: Main Stage 1:15 pm: Fire Performance Location: Main Stage 1:15 pm: Enameling With A Torch Location: Jewelry & Enameling 2:15 pm: Prescott Circus Theatre Location: Main Stage 3:00 pm: How to Make a Silicone Mold Location: Moldmaking 3:15 pm: Fire Performance Location: Main Stage 3:45 pm: Making Multiples with Slipcasting Location: Ceramics There will be local vendors selling their wares and art, including ceramic pieces, jewelry, glass, sculptures, and much more. This event is free and open to the public, all are welcome. Parents of small children will need to pay special attention, as the studio space does have some rough edges.