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 $190: (8 Hour Weekend Class)

  • Spring 2020 Session 1: Saturday, March 28th (8am-4pm)
  • Spring 2020 Session 2: Saturday, April 25th (8am-4pm)

TIG Weekend Workshop $190: (8 Hour Weekend Class)

  • Spring 2020 Session: TBD

    Stick Weekend Workshop $190: (8 Hour Weekend Class)

    • Winter 2020 Session: Saturday, February 22nd (8am-4pm)
    • Spring 2020 Session: Saturday, May 2nd (8am-4pm)

    Metal Sculpture Workshop $190: (8 Hour Weekend Class)

    • Winter 2020 Session: Saturday, February 29th (8am-4pm)
    • Spring 2020 Session: Saturday, May 30th (8am-4pm)

    MIG & TIG 2-Day Combo Welding Workshop $350: (2-Session Weekend Class)

    • Spring 2020 Session TBD

    MIG Night Course $495: (10 Session Evening Class) (6pm-9pm)

    • Spring 2020 Session: March 17, 19, 24, 26, 31, April 2, 7, 9, 14, 16 (Tues. & Thurs., 6pm-9pm)

      TIG Night Course $495: (10 Session Evening Class) (6pm-9pm)

      • Spring 2020 Session: Apr. 21, 23, 28, 30, May 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21 (Tues. & Thurs., 6pm-9pm) (Takes place in our TIG Shop)
      • Summer 2020 Session: TBD

      NEW Stick Night Course $495: (10 Session Evening Class) (6pm-9pm)

      • Summer 2020 Session: TBD

        NEW: TIG 2-Day Intensive $350: (2-Session Weekend Class)

        • Spring 2020 Session TBD

              Career Training Program:
              Rochester Arc + Flame has partnered with Monroe Community College to offer a 20 Week Certificate program in welding and fabrication. 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. Two sessions are offered each year, beginning in February and August. For information on how to apply, please email info@rocafc.com, or call 585-349-7110

               

              GLASS CLASSES:

              Glass Flameworking: Beads (Soft Glass):

              Glass Flameworking: Beads Sampler: $80: (3 Hour Class)

              • Saturday, March 21st (9am-12N)
              • Saturday, April 18th (9am-12N)

              Glass Flameworking: Beads Workshop: $165: (8 Hour Saturday Class)

              • Saturday, April 25th (9am-5pm)

              Glass Flameworking: Beads Workshop | Level 2: $165: (8 Hour Weekend Class)

              • Next Session TBD

              NEW Glass Flameworking: 2-Week Beads Night Course | Level 1a: $180: (4 Session Evening Class)

              • Winter Session: March 3, 5, 10, 12
              • Spring Session: May 5, 7, 12, 14

              NEW Glass Flameworking: 2-Week Beads Night Course | Level 1b: $180: (4 Session Evening Class) (Continuation of Level 1a Course)

              • Winter Session: March 17, 19, 24, 26
              • Spring Session: May 19, 21, 26, 28

                  Glass Flameworking: Beads Specialty Classes: $75-$150

                  • More Classes Coming Soon

                   

                        Glass Flameworking: Sculpture (Boro Glass): 

                          Glass Flameworking: Sculpture Sampler: $80 (3 Hour Class)

                          • Saturday, March 7th (9am-12N)
                          • Saturday, April 4th (9am-12N)
                          • Saturday, May 2nd (9am-12N)

                          Glass Flameworking: Sculpture Specialty Sampler | Level 2: $90 (3 Hour Class)

                          • Saturday, March 7th: Glass Magnet (2pm-5pm)
                          • Saturday, April 11th: Wine Bottle Stopper (9am-12N)
                          • Saturday, April 11th: Easter Egg (2pm-5pm)
                          • Saturday, May 2nd: Glass Magnet (2pm-5pm) 

                          Glass Flameworking: Sculpture Workshop: $165: (8 Hour Weekend Class)

                          • Saturday, March 14th (9am-5pm)

                          Glass Flameworking: Sculpture Workshop | Level 2: $165: (8 Hour Weekend Class)

                          • Next Session TBD

                            Glass Flameworking: Couple’s Date Night: $180: (4 Hour Evening Class for a Couple) (7pm-11pm) 

                            • Friday, March 6th (7pm-11pm)
                            • (NEW Daytime Date Night) Saturday, March 21st (2pm-6pm) 
                            • Friday, April 3rd (7pm-11pm)
                            • (NEW Daytime Date Night) Saturday, April 18th (2pm-6pm) 
                            • Friday, May 1st (7pm-11pm)

                            Glass Flameworking: Sculpture Night Course | Level 1: $325: (8 Session Evening Class)

                            • Spring 2020 Session: TBD

                            Glass Flameworking: Sculpture Night Course | Level 2: $350: (8 Session Evening Class)

                            • Spring Session: April 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29 (6pm-9pm)

                            Glass Flameworking: Sculpture Specialty Classes

                               

                                        Glass Fusing:

                                        Glass Fusing Creative Kids Workshop: $45: (2 Hour Morning Class)

                                        • Sunday, March 22nd: Sun Catcher (10am-12N)

                                          Glass Fusing Sampler: $90: (3 Hour Class)

                                          • Saturday, March 21st: Ice Bowl (6pm-9pm)
                                          • Sunday, March 22nd: Exploring Black & White (1pm-4pm)
                                          • Saturday, April 18th: Geometric II (1pm-4pm)
                                          • Saturday, April 18th: Retro Plate (6pm-9pm)
                                          • Sunday, April 19th: Stacked Mosaic (1pm-4pm)
                                          • Saturday, May 16th: Paver Plate (1pm-4pm)
                                          • Saturday, May 16th: Stacked Mosaic (6pm-9pm)
                                          • Sunday, May 17th: Geometric III (1pm-4pm)

                                            Glass Fusing Couples Date Night: $180: (3 Hour Evening Class for a Couple) (7pm-10pm)

                                            • Friday, March 20th: Exploring Black & White (7pm-10pm)
                                            • Friday, April 17th: Retro Plate (7pm-10pm)
                                            • Friday, May 15th: Stacked Mosaic (7pm-10pm)
                                            Glass Fusing Specialty: $90: (3 Hour Class)
                                            • More Classes Coming Soon

                                             

                                              Glassblowing:

                                              Glassblowing Sampler: $125: (3 Hour Class)

                                              • Saturday, March 21st: Morning (9am-12N) SOLD OUT
                                              • Saturday, March 21st: Afternoon (2pm-5pm) SOLD OUT
                                              • SUNDAY, March 22nd: Morning (9am-12N) OPEN
                                              • Saturday, April 18th: Morning (9am-12N) SOLD OUT
                                              • Saturday, April 18th: Afternoon (2pm-5pm) SOLD OUT
                                              • SUNDAY, April 19th: Morning (9am-12N) OPEN
                                              • Saturday, May 16th: Morning (9am-12N) SOLD OUT
                                              • Saturday, May 16th: Afternoon (2pm-5pm) SOLD OUT
                                              • SUNDAY, May 17th: Morning (9am-12N) OPEN

                                                   

                                                   

                                                  GUEST INSTRUCTOR: 5-Days with Thomas Latane & Timothy Miller: Wrought Iron Stake Anvil
                                                  • June 2020 Session: Monday, June 8th through Friday, June 12th, 2020 (9am-5pm each day): $995

                                                  GUEST INSTRUCTOR: 5-Days with Mark Aspery: 5 Fussy Projects

                                                  • June 2020 Session: Monday, June 15th through Friday, June 19th, 2020 (9am-5pm each day): $775

                                                  GUEST INSTRUCTOR: 5-Days with Peter Braspenninx: Intentional Connections

                                                  • July 2020 Session: Wednesday, July 8th through Sunday, July 12th, 2020 (9am-5pm each day): $795

                                                  GUEST INSTRUCTOR: 2-Days with Matthew Parkinson: Chef Knife

                                                  • October 2020 Session: October 10th & 11th (9am-5pm each day): $395

                                                  GUEST INSTRUCTOR: 5-Days with Audra Draper: Forged Damascus Knife

                                                  • October 2020 Session: Monday, October 26th through Friday, October 30th, 2020 (9am-5pm each day): $845

                                                  GUEST INSTRUCTOR: 2-Days with Kevin Cashen: The Heat Treating Process

                                                  • November 2020 Session: November 21st & 22nd, 2020 (9am-5pm each day): $295

                                                  NEW! American Bladesmithing Society: Introduction to Bladesmithing: $1,450: (2-Week Course)
                                                  • November 2020 Session with JW Randall and Kevin Cashen: November 9th-20th, 2020 (8am-5pm, Mon.-Fri.)

                                                  Blacksmithing Technical Workshop Series 2020: $1,800: (11 Weekend Monthly Series)

                                                  • First Saturday and Sunday of Each Month*: January 4th & 5th, 2020 through December 5th & 6th, 2020 (9am-5pm, both days)  *There will not be class during the month of July

                                                  Blacksmithing Sampler: $80: (3.5 Hour Class)

                                                  • Tuesday, March 10th: Wall Hook (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                  • Tuesday, March 17th: Clover (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                  • Monday, April 6th: 3D Egg (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                  • Friday, April 10th: Nails (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                  • Thursday, April 16th: Wall Hook (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                  • Monday, May 4th: Wall Hook (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                  • Monday, May 18th: Horse Head (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                  • Wednesday, May 20th: Eagle Head (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                    • Saturday, February 22nd: Forge Welding (9am-5pm)
                                                    • Sunday, March 15th: Tapers (9am-5pm)
                                                    • Sunday, May 10th: Tapers (9am-5pm)
                                                      • April 13th & 15th: Forge Welding (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                        • April 25th & 26th: Blacksmithing Tools (9am-5pm, both days)

                                                        Blacksmithing 6-Night Workshop: $395: (6 Session Evening Class)

                                                        • Introduction to Blacksmithing: March 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 (Mon. & Wed., 6:30pm-10pm)
                                                          • Fundamentals of Blacksmithing: May 2020 Session: May 11th-15th, 2020 (Mon.-Fri., 9am-5pm each day)
                                                          • Fundamentals of Blacksmithing: August 2020 Session: Aug. 7th-11th, 2020 (Fri.-Tues., 9am-5pm each day)

                                                                Bladesmithing 2-Day Workshop: $275: (2 Session Weekend Class)

                                                                  • March 28th & 29th: Higo Style Rustic Friction Folder (9am-5pm, both days)
                                                                    Bladesmithing 3-Day Workshop: $395: (3 Session Class)
                                                                    • Introduction to Bladesmithing: May 2020 Session: May 17, 24, 31 (Sunday, 9am-5pm)

                                                                    Bladesmithing 6-Night Workshop: $395: (6 Session Evening Class)

                                                                    • Introduction to Bladesmithing: April 2020 Session: April 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, May 1 (Mon, Wed. & Fri., 6:30pm-10pm)

                                                                      Coppersmithing Sampler: $80: (3.5-Hour Class)

                                                                      • Monday, April 6th: 2D Egg (6:30pm-10pm)
                                                                          • Next Session TBD

                                                                          Blacksmithing Couple’s Date Night: $180: (4-Hour Evening Class for a Couple) (7pm-11pm)

                                                                          • Friday, March 6th: Rose
                                                                          • Saturday, March 14th: Clover
                                                                          • Friday, April 3rd: Rose
                                                                          • Saturday, April 11th: Candle Holder
                                                                          • Friday, May 8th: Rose
                                                                          • Saturday, May 9th: Yard Stake


                                                                          JEWELRY:

                                                                          Enameling:

                                                                          • Next Session TBD
                                                                          • Next Session TBD

                                                                            Chainmail:

                                                                            • Monday, Feb. 24th (6pm-9pm)
                                                                            • Monday, Mar. 23rd (6pm-9pm)
                                                                            • Monday, April 27th (6pm-9pm)  

                                                                              Metalsmithed Jewelry:

                                                                                Metalsmithed Jewelry Sampler: $90: (3 Hour Class)

                                                                                • Wednesday, February 19th: Cuff Bracelet (6:30pm-9:30pm)
                                                                                • Monday, March 16th: Hammered Rings (6:30pm-9:30pm)
                                                                                • Wednesday, April 8th: Earrings (6:30pm-9:30pm)
                                                                                • Monday, April 20th: Cuff Bracelet (6:30pm-9:30pm)
                                                                                • Monday, May 18th: Hammered Rings (6:30pm-9:30pm)

                                                                                  Metalsmithed Jewelry Workshop: $165: (8 Hour Class)

                                                                                  • Sunday, March 15th: Intro to Bezel Settings (9am-5pm)
                                                                                  • Saturday, April 11th: Stacked Rings (9am-5pm)
                                                                                  • Sunday, May 10th: Intro to Bezel Settings (9am-5pm)

                                                                                    Jewelry Couple's Date Night: $180: (4 Hour Evening Class for a Couple) (7pm-11pm)

                                                                                    • Saturday, March 14th: Copper Cuff Bracelet
                                                                                    • Saturday, May 9th: Copper Cuff Bracelet