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Festival of Combustion 2017

Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

| $10


Saturday September 2, 2017 12:00pm – 7:00pm | $10 ($15 at the door)

MOLTEN METAL RETURNS TO THE CARRIE FURNACES!! Presented by Rivers of Steel Heritage Corporation, this exciting family friendly event highlights all HOT art making processes with booths dedicated to glass flameworking, ceramics, molten lava, bronze casting and cast iron! Visitors can expect a day filled with live music, local eats, HOT art and COLD treats! All ages are welcome and kids under 18 get in free with accompanying adult! Cold beverages available from Voodoo Brewing.



WORKSHOPS start at just $5.
Get your workshop tickets and tours in advance and SHOW UP EARLY because workshop items can sell out quickly!

WORKSHOP TICKETS $5.00 EACH (Carnival Style)
One-ticket Workshops:
Kids Zone Create your own HOT crayon encaustic artwork or fun craft with the kids.
Glass Mosaics Work with Pittsburgh Glass Center to design a colorful glass mosiac!

Two-Ticket Workshops:
Raku Fire Ceramics Glaze your own clay object and watch as Ton Pottery fires your design in their Raku Furnace!
Iron or Aluminum Scratch Blocks Have your own unique design cast in solid iron or aluminum!
Mini-Tours of the Carrie Furnaces Explore and learn about the site with one of our experiences tour guides.

FoC Facebook Page

Hungry for more?  Sign up for one of our Ironcast Workshops and join the official casting team for the Festival of Combustion.


Event Partners:

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Saturday, September 2nd, 2017
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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