Stone and Metal Sculpture

The sculpture studio provides the space and tools for welding, forging, stone carving, and mold making. 

Studio User Guide
Frequently Asked Questions



Our Sculpture Studios Offer:

The Fabrication Shop

  • 4 TIG welders
  • 6 MIG welders
  • 10 oxy-acetylene welding rigs
  • 2 plasma cutters
  • 50” hydraulic shear (16ga capacity mild steel)
  • large finger bending-break
  • large power roller
  • pneumatic roller
  • pin bender
  • 20” disc sander
  • 2” x 72” belt sander
  • 3 drill presses
  • 3 horizontal band saws
  • Delta 20” vertical band saw
  • 2 grinding/sharpening stations
  • abrasive chop saw
  • Complete bronze foundry (up to 300 lbs of bronze) available for use via custom class
  • Over-head hoist system
  • Auto-darkening welding helmets
  • Large workstations with vises
  • mini-mill and mini-lathe
  • large assortment of power and hand tools.
  • Rolling welding screens
  • Compressed air available throughout the space.
Check the availability of Pratt’s Fabrication Shop

The Forging Shop

  • large natural gas trench forge
  • 2 natural gas tube forges
  • 8 anvils
  • 50lb Little Giant power hammer
  • hydraulic press
  • 4 blacksmith vises
  • wide assortment of hammers, jigs and other hand tools
  • 2 quench buckets
  • compressed air available throughout the space
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Moldmaking Room

  • sink
  • worktables
  • wax pots
  • adjustable mold boxes and clamps
Check the availability of Pratt’s Moldmaking Room

The Stonecarving Area

  • large covered outdoor work area
  • integrated air and water available throughout the space for pneumatic carving tools
  • wide assortment of hand and power tools
  • 10 heavy duty carving stations
  • storage for stone and projects in progress
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Sandblasters

  • one siphon blaster and one pressure pot sandblaster with 100g aluminum oxide
Check the availability of Pratt’s Sandblasters

Bronze Casting Program

  • 30 lb. bronze melter, burnout kiln and access to a mold-making room
  • we also have a 300 lb. bronze furnace available for custom classes.
Rates
Metal Fabrication Studio: $35/day or $225/month
Forging Studio: $25/day or $185/month
NEW! Metal Fabrication and Forging Studios Combo: $45/day or $325/month
Stone Yard: $25/day or  $185/month
Wood Studio: $45/day or $280/month
Bronze Casting: Information upon request
Sandblasters: $30/hour ($15.00 minimum)

For more information on Pratt’s Sculpture Studio, please download the our FAQ Sheet  or contact Lisa Geertsen at  lgeertsen@pratt.org