Do I need previous experience to take your classes?

No! we have classes ranging in techniques, and many of them require no previous experience.


are materials provided for my class?

typically, all materials are provided for your class, with the exception of final projects, which will be designated in the class description.  we have several local suppliers who stock all tools and materials necessary for the techniques we teach in our classes.




are there age requirements to take classes at meltdown studio?

We teach classes to all ages.  Young students (ages 12 and under) must be accompanied by an adult. 


how does open studio work?

after you have completed our Beginning Small Metals class (or the equivalent) you are welcome to utilize our open studio hours.  this time at the studio is self guided work time.  a studio monitor will be present at all times to assist with any safety issues, though is not available for instruction during this time, unless private instruction has been scheduled.