The Arts Page | Feature | Jesse Meyer

[Music] Jesse Meyer: Half of the fun about creating something is the spontaneity of it. [Music] My name is Jesse Meyer, and I’m a metal sculptor. [Metal pounding] With metal sculpture, I kinda fell into it, with this endeavor to create spaces and interiors, furniture. [Tool grinding] So I bought a welder, bought a saw […]

No Glue, No Welds, Just Typewriter Parts – COOLEST THING I’VE EVER MADE EP8

This sculpture took 2,000 parts from 40 or 50 typewriters. I don’t want them to be robots, I’m trying to make real people. My name is Jeremy Mayer and I’m a sculptor. What I do is take apart all these Typewriters into their smallest components and make animals and people out of them. I use […]

Welder fuses scrap metal into works of motorcycle art

My name is Brittany and I’ve been making welding art for six years now. I’m kind of artsy as it is and then I got introduced to welding and both the hobbies kind of mixed together. What like about welding is that you can get any scrap pieces, find whatever you can find and make […]

Moldmaking Tutorial: How To Make a Resin Metal Cold Casting

What’s up Everyone? Today im going to show you how to make a cold cast reproductions of this plastic busted of Abraham Lincoln we’re gonna be using products today from a company called Smooth-On Our first step is that we are going to secure this plastic model onto a Melanie board using hot glue once […]

Making of T Bone

T-Bone is a collaboration of the Welding, Automotive, Machining and Marketing Departments at Trinidad State Junior College. The sculpture was originally bolted to the bed of a pick-up truck and was entered in the ArtoCade in September of 2014. Instructor Brian Cumby used Computer Aided Design (CAD) software and the college’s plasma cam to design […]

I Carved RAMEN NOODLES into a Toy Story Character

basically I want to try something new today. I’ve been coming across these videos online of people using ramen noodles to fix things. it’s kind of crazy I don’t know if it works but I thought why not let’s let’s give it a whirl and see what happens I want to form a big brick […]

How to Choose the Right Welding Gas – Kevin Caron

(Text on screen): How to Choose the Right Welding Gas, Kevin Caron, www.kevincaron.com The Voice: Hey, Kevin. Why are you looking at us like that? Kevin Caron: Because somebody’s sleeping out there. I’ve had several questions here lately about shielding gas: How come I have to use two different bottles? You know, one for TIG […]

MIG welding for Sculpture

“Hi… I’m Cindy DeCecco and I am here to talk to you about MIG Welding for the Artist. MIG means “Metal Inert Gas” also known as GMAW which is “Gas Metal Arc Welding” and it is also called “Short Arc Welding” which is probably a better description. “Short Arc” describes how the wire that becomes […]

Giant Sculptures Decorate North Dakota’s Enchanted Highway

(peaceful instrumental music) – [Voiceover] The town of Regent is dying. I said, if someone doesn’t do something, this community will be a dead community. I have a paved road from interstate to Regent. Now what do I do to bring people down 30 miles? (peaceful instrumental music) Then it dawned on me, nobody is […]

The Art of Welding

This is a welding class and it’s working in steel and using it as a medium for building three dimensional sculpture. Kitty generally has us come in with drawings already and from there we bend, cut, and get the pieces in the right order and kind of weld as we go a little bit. A […]