Archive: September, 2012

Public Art Project Call to Artists

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, October 26, 2012 (5:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time)Applications should be sent to Steven Young, Executive Director at The Crucible via email, stevenyoung@thecrucible.org. Applications will not be accepted after the deadline. ELIGIBILITYIn an effort to support The Crucible’s mission, priority will be given to artists residing in the Bay Area. PROJECT DESCRIPTIONIn partnership more »

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Hot Couture 2013 Call for Artists

Something amazing is in the works at The Crucible. For the second time in our history, we’re launching an event bringing the creativity, skill and glamour of high fashion together with the strength, power and volatility of the industrial arts. Introducing HOT COUTURE: A Fusion of Fashion and Fire. As our 14th year anniversary event, more »

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It’s Time to Sign Up for Youth Workshops!

While it’s true that most of courses we offer are geared towards an adult audience, youth programming still forms large portion of what happens at The Crucible. Inspiring creativity, responsibility, and an understanding of the way things work in youth is incredibly important to our operations. Not only do we offer regular courses geared towards more »

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East Bay Mini Maker Faire 2012

The very core of The Crucible is about learning and doing: inspiring creativity in everyone, and unleashing their potential to make things. It’s no surprise then that you’ll find us at the 2012 East Bay Mini Maker Faire. If you like building / tinkering / fixing / prototyping / making things, block off October 14th more »

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Beads of Courage Bead Challenge

Saturday, Setepmber 15, 2012 • 10AM-6PM Free Admission A fundraiser for Beads of Courage, Inc, hosted by The Northern California Society of Glass Beadmakers The Northern California Society of Glass Beadmakers are Firing up their Torches!Beads of Courage has challenged the talented bead artists of The Northern California Society of Glass Beadmakers to fire up their more »

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Lie-Nielsen Hand Tool Trunk Show

Friday, Setepmber 21, 2012 • 10AM-6PM Saturday, Setepmber 21-22, 2012 • 10AM-5PM Free Admission The Crucible is hosting a Lie-Nielsen Hand Tool Event. Featured events include: Test their full line of woodworking hand tools. Participate in hands-on demonstrations. Learn tips & tricks from the Lie-Nielsen staff. Meet the guest demonstrators. Enter the door prize drawing! more »

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Hot couture: Call for Artists

The Crucible seeks submissions and team proposals from fashion designers and industrial artists for our January 2013 fashion show event. General Information Something amazing is in the works at The Crucible. For the second time in our history, we’re launching an event bringing the creativity, skill and glamour of high fashion together with the strength, more »

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Hot Couture Artist / Designer Mixer

Calling Industrial Artists and Fashion Designers Tuesday, Setepmber 11, 2012 • 7PMFree Admission Something amazing is in the works at The Crucible. For the second time in our history, we’re launching an event bringing the creativity, skill and glamour of high fashion together with the strength, power and volatility of the industrial arts. Introducing HOT more »

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Like a Ropes Course with Fire and Molten Metal

Molten Metal and Fire Replace Trust Falls in Today’s Team Building Workshops. If you’ve ever found yourself in even a semi-corporate environment, chances are you’ve done a few team building excercises. Ropes courses, bowling nights, company outings… Building a cohesive team is important to any manager, and innovative San Francisco Bay Area businesses are increasingly more »

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