Classes: List View

The following list shows all available classes in welding, glass, smithing and jewelry. Click on any of the class titles below to read more about the class and register.

WELDING CLASSES:

MIG Weekend Workshop $165: (8 Hour Sunday Class)

  • Summer Session: TBD
  • Fall Session: Saturday, Oct. 1st (8am-4pm)

TIG Weekend Workshop $165: (8 Hour Sunday Class)

  • Summer Session: TBD
  • Fall Session: Saturday, Oct. 29th (8am-4pm)

    Stick Saturday Workshop $165: (8 Hour Class)

    • Next Session TBD

    Metal Sculpture Workshop $165: (8 Hour Saturday Class)

    • Summer Session: TBD
    • Fall Session: Saturday, Nov. 12th

    NEW Lv. 2 Metal Sculpture Workshop $165: (8 Hour Saturday Class)

    • Next Session TBD

    MIG Night Course $465: (10 Session Evening Class) (6pm-9pm)

    • Summer 2016 Session: July 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, Aug. 1, 3, 8, 10
    • Fall 2016 Session: Sept. 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, Oct. 4, 6, 11, 13

    TIG Night Course $450-$465: (10 Session Evening Class) (6pm-9pm)

    • Summer 2016 Session: July 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, Aug. 2, 4, 9, 11
    • Fall 2016 Session: Oct. 18, 20, 25, 27, Nov. 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17

    Stick Night Course $375: (8 Session Evening Class) (6pm-9pm)

    • Fall 2016 Session: Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14

    Career Training Program:
    - RocAFC has partnered with Monroe Community College to offer a 20 Week. Certificate program in welding.To maximize our student’s job offers, we assist  in resume writing, employer research techniques, and mock job interviews. To date, our graduates have been hired by over 100 different Rochester area employers. The next class session begins September 2016. For additional information please email our Welding Director at welding@rocafc.com

     

    GLASS CLASSES:

    Soft Glass:

    Soft Glass Sampler: $75: (3 Hour Class)

    • May 21st: (9am-12N)
    • June 18th: (9am-12N)
    • July 16th: (9am-12N)
    • August 20th: (9am-12N)
    • September 17th: (9am-12N)
    • October 22nd: (9am-12N)
    • November 19th: (9am-12N)
    • December 17th: (9am-12N)

    Soft Glass Workshop $150: (8 Hour Saturday Class)

    • July 23rd Session:  (9am-5pm)
    • September 24th Session:  (9am-5pm)

    Soft Glass Night Course: Level I: $300: (8 Session Evening Class)

    • Summer 2016 Session: July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27, 29 (6pm-9pm) (NOTE: start date is a Wednesday and end date is a Friday)
    • Fall 2016 Session: Sept. 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, Oct. 3, 5 (6pm-9pm)

    Soft Glass Night Course: Level II: $300 (8 Session Evening Class)

    • Fall 2016 Session: Oct. 24, 26, 31, Nov. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16 (6pm-9pm)

    Soft Glass Specialty Classes: $90 (4-Hour Weeknight and Weekend Classes)

        Boro Glass: 

            NEW Intro to Tubing Specialty Workshop: $150: (8 Hour Saturday Class)

            • Next Session TBD

            Borosilicate Sampler $75: (3 Hour Class)

            • June 4th: (9am-12N)
            • August 6th: (9am-12N)
            • September 3rd: (9am-12N)
            • October 8th: (9am-12N)
            • November 5th: (9am-12N)
            • December 3rd: (9am-12N)

            Borosilicate Workshop $150: (8 Hour Saturday Class)

            • June 25th: (9am-5pm)
            • August 27th: (9am-5pm)
            • October 29th: (9am-5pm)

              Borosilicate Couple’s Date Night $150: (4 Hour Evening Class for a Couple) (7pm-11pm) 

              • June 3rd: Friday Session
              • June 11th: Saturday Session
              • July 9th: Saturday Session
              • August 5th: Friday Session
              • August 13th: Saturday Session
              • September 2nd: Friday Session
              • September 10th: Saturday Session
              • October 7th: Friday Session
              • October 15th: Saturday Session
              • November 4th: Friday Session
              • November 12th: Saturday Session
              • December 2nd: Friday Session

              Borosilicate Night Course: $300 Level I: (8 Session Evening Class)

              • Summer 2016 Session: July 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28  (6pm-9pm)
              • Fall 2016 Session: Oct. 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27  (6pm-9pm) (Monday+Wednesday)

              Borosilicate Night Course: $300 Level II: (8 Session Evening Class)

              • Summer 2016 Session: Aug. 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30, Sept. 1  (6pm-9pm)
              • Next Session TBD

              Borosilicate Night Course: $300 Level III: (8 Session Evening Class)

              • Next Session TBD 

               

                  Fused Glass:

                  Fusing & Slumping Sampler $75: (2 or 3 Hour Class)

                  • Tuesday, June 14th: Plant Stakes   (7pm-9pm)
                  • Thursday, June 23rd: Ice Bowl   (6pm-8pm)
                  • Tuesday, June 28th: Squiggle Plate   (6pm-9pm)
                  • Tuesday, July 19th: Confetti Plate   (6pm-9pm)
                  • Wednesday, August 17th: Sushi Plate   (6pm-9pm)
                  • Thursday, September 22nd: Coral Bowl   (6pm-8pm)
                  • Tuesday, October 4th: Haunted House   (6pm-9pm)
                  • Wednesday, October 12th: Halloween Plate   (6pm-9pm)
                  • Thursday, November 17th: Christmas Plate   (6pm-9pm)
                  • Tuesday, November 29th: Christmas Ornaments   (6pm-9pm)

                  Fusing & Slumping Specialty Classes $75-$120: (2-6 Hour Classes)

                  • 2-Night Course: Pattern Bars: Wednesday, June 8th & 15th: (6pm-9pm): $120
                  • 2-Night Course: Jewelry Lv.1 Course: Thursday, July 21st & 28th: (6pm-9pm): $120
                  • 2-Night Course: Jewelry Lv.2a: Bracelets: Tuesday, August 9th & 16th: (6pm-9pm): $120 (*The prerequisite for this course is Jewelry Lv.1)
                  • 2-Night Course: Jewelry Lv.2b: Tuesday, August 9th & 16th: (6pm-9pm): $120 (*The prerequisite for this course is Jewelry Lv.1)

                  NEW! Fusing & Flameworking Specialty Classes $150: (8 Hour Classes)

                  • Saturday, July 30th: Florals and More: (9am-5pm)

                  Fused Glass Couples Date Night $150: (3 Hour Class) (7pm-10pm)

                  • Saturday, July 9th: Coral Bowl   (7pm-10pm)
                  • Saturday, August 13th: Stacked Mosaic   (7pm-10pm)
                  • Saturday, September 17th: Sushi Dish   (7pm-10pm)
                  • Saturday, October 15th: Haunted House   (7pm-10pm)
                  • Saturday, November 12th: Christmas Ornaments   (7pm-10pm)

                  Ginger Bread House $225: (12 Hour class)

                  • November 1st, 3rd, 8th and 10th: (6pm-9pm)

                   

                    SMITHING CLASSES:


                    Blacksmithing Sampler $75- $90:  (3-4 Hour Classes)

                    • Wednesday, June 8th, 2016: Leaves Lv.1a (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Thursday, June 16th, 2016: Steak Turner Lv.1a (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016: Hooks Lv.1a (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Wednesday, July 6th, 2016: Kabob Skewers Lv.3b* (6:30pm-10pm): $75 (*intermediate)
                    • Sunday, August 21st, 2016: Letter Opener (8am-12N): $90
                    • Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016: Hooks (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Wednesday, August 24th, 2016: Simple Toilet Paper/Towel Holder (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Wednesday, August 31st, 2016: Corkscrew Lv.3b* (6:30pm-10pm): $75 (*intermediate)
                    • Monday, September 12th, 2016: Hooks Lv.1a (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Sunday, September 18th, 2016: Bottle Opener Lv.1a (8am-12N): $90
                    • Wednesday, October 5th, 2016: Steel Chasing Lv.3b* (6:30pm-10pm): $75 (*intermediate)
                    • Friday, October 14th, 2016: Skill Building: Tapers Lv.1a (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Monday, October 17th, 2016: Skill Building: Twists Lv.3a* (6:30pm-10pm): $75 (*intermediate)
                    • Wednesday, October 19th, 2016: Skill Building: Forge Welding Lv.2a* (6:30pm-10pm): $75 (*intermediate)
                    • Monday, October 24th, 2016: Skill Building: Mortise and Tennons Lv.2b* (6:30pm-10pm): $75 (*intermediate)
                    • Friday, October 28th, 2016: Skill Building: Scroll Work Lv. 3b* (6:30pm-10pm): $75 (*intermediate)
                    • Monday, November 21st, 2016: Towel Bar/Holder (6:30pm-10pm): $75
                    • Sunday, June 26th Workshop: Antique Padlock* (8am-5pm) (*intermediate) **Please not this class costs $165 and is 9 hours in length
                    • Sunday, July 10th Workshop: Damascus Billet* (8am-4pm) (*intermediate)
                    • Sunday, August 28th Workshop: Guided Projects* (8am-4pm) (*intermediate)
                    • Sunday, November 13th Workshop: Woodworking Tools (8am-4pm)
                      • May 23rd + 25th (6pm-9:30pm): Level Three (*intermediate)
                      • July 18th + 25th (6:30pm-10pm): Chasing in Steel Lv.3b (*intermediate)
                      • Oct. 31st + Nov. 2nd (6:30pm-10pm): Skill Building: Toolmaking Lv.4a (*intermediate)

                          Coppersmithing Sampler:  $75-$90: (3-Hour or 4-Hour Class)

                          • Sunday, June 26th: Intro to Raising (8am-12N): $90
                          • Sunday, June 26th: Intro to Chasing (1pm-5pm): $90
                          • Sunday, July 24th: Intro to Chasing (8am-12N): $90
                          • Wednesday, September 7th: Small Vase (6:30pm-10pm): $75 
                          • Wednesday, September 14th: Small Enameled Rose (6:30pm-10pm): $75

                          Coppersmithing Workshop:  $150: (8-Hour Weekend Class)

                          • Next Session TBD

                          Coppersmithing Night Course: 2-Day:  $150: (2 Session Evening Class)

                          • Next Session TBD
                          Bladesmithing Multi-Day Workshop $400: (6 Session Class)
                            • Fall 2016 Session: Oct.2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6  (8am-12N)

                            Bladesmithing 2-Day Rustic Folders Workshop: $165: (2 Session Class)

                            • Sunday, July 17th + 24th (8am-12N)

                            Bladesmithing Night Course: 2-Day Rail Road Spike: $165: (2 Session Evening Class)

                            • June 27th + 29th (6:30pm-10pm)
                            • June 3rd, 2016: Friday Session: 7" Copper Vase 
                            • October 7th, 2016: Friday Session: Vase
                            • October 22nd, 2016: Saturday Session: Rose Wine Bottle Stopper
                            • November 4th, 2016: Friday Session: Enameled Bowl

                            Blacksmithing Couple’s Date Night $150: (4-Hour Evening Class for a Couple) (7pm-11pm)

                            • June 11th: Saturday Session: Yard Stakes for Beer or Wine
                            • July 9th: Saturday Session: Bonfire Poker/Marshmallow Stick
                            • August 5th: Friday Session: Roses
                            • September 10th: Saturday Session: Candle Holder
                            • October 22nd: Saturday Session: Roses
                            • November 4th: Friday Session: Roses
                            • November 12th: Saturday Session: Candle Holder/Vase

                            JEWELRY:

                              Enameling:

                              • Wednesday, June 22nd: Enameled Pendant (6:30pm-10pm)
                              • Wednesday, July 13th: Enameled Earrings (6:30pm-10pm)
                              • Monday, August 15th: Enameled Bracelet  (6:30pm-10pm)

                                Chainmail:

                                • Monday, June 13th: Textured Copper + Chainmail Bracelet  (6:30pm-10pm)
                                • Wednesday, July 20th: Leather + Chainmail Bracelet  (6pm-9pm)

                                Metalsmithing (*NEW):

                                  Sampler: $75-$90: (3 to 4 Hour Class)

                                  • Sunday, July 10th: Mixed Media Pendant (9am-12N): $75
                                  • Sunday, July 10th: Mixed Media Bracelet (1pm-4pm): $75
                                  • Sunday, August 21st: Soldered Pendant (8am-12N): $90
                                  • Wednesday, August 31st: Simple Pendant (6pm-9pm): $75