Forging ahead: Pratt helps melt barriers for women in male-dominated art forms
10/05/2016Since 1976, Pratt Fine Arts Center in the Central District has taught forging, woodworking, stone carving, welding and more — drawing a large cohort of women to study traditionally male-dominated art forms. For 40 years, Pratt has been teaching classes across a wide spectrum of arts — blacksmithing, woodworking, glassblowing, stone carving — that are often dominated by men. (It also teaches classes in painting, drawing and printmaking.)
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