What you'll do
Anthill Casting on a Ranch. In this little casting event we will cast molten Aluminum into an Anthill, preferably uninhabited. (These would be otherwise terminated due to the ongoing farming) the participants can help preparing the molten Aluminium as well setting up Spouts and vents and one participant will have the experience to assist the pouring of liquid metal. All participants are encouraged to help excavating the petrified aluminium.
I'm Engineer and Architect with a lifetime passion in visual arts especially in sculpting in direct medias. Working in Wood, Stone, Bronce I have started a Bronce foundry 6 years ago. Recently we are moving to a new spot and we are going to start classes and workshops to fundraise our new site. I hope to get people passionate on different techniques as well different materials in order to lead to further explorations of expressions in sculpture. We offer different types of experiences from beginner to advanced to encourage interdisciplinary experiences in order to explore new possibilities.
We will offer some snacks and basic drinks. But on your special needs you might be responsible on your own.
Equipment for aluminum casting including all materials as well Safety Glasses and gloves will be lend while casting.
Where you'll be
This also an experience to be outdoors in a typically Mexican country side. We will as well give you an breef introduction on our Flora and Fauna in order to get some site related informations. besides you will have the chance seeing other ongoing Artistic activities as well setups for other workshops.
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 10 guests ages 7 and up can attend.
With rainy conditions we will not be able to Perform due to the risk of water and molten metal, the course could be canceled on short notice. This courses are not available in Rainy season.
$190 / personNew experience
$190 / person