Jewelry Studio Reopening

Posted October 26th, 2016 in Blog, Events

Jewelry Reignited: A Studio Transformation to Get Fired Up About Over the past few weeks, we’ve made big changes to our Jewelry Studio. These enhancements will give each student an improved workspace with better tools at their fingertips as well as provide access to more tools for CREATE members. Renovation highlights: Ten brand new benches […]

2017 Fire & Light Soirée and Art Auction

Posted October 25th, 2016 in Blog, Events, Fire & Light Soiree

2017 Fire & Light Soirée and Art Auction Saturday, April 8, 2017 COCKTAILS • DINNER • PERFORMANCE • ART AUCTION   Join us for an evening of art, industry, community, creativity, and fire in support of The Crucible’s education programs. Help us celebrate the contributions and vision of honoree Dr. Frances Hellman, who has been […]

Steel Sculpture Class Recap

Posted September 23rd, 2016 in Blog, In the Studio

Steel Sculpture Class Recap From July 29 to August 5, 2016, famed sculptors and visiting artists Rachel David of New Orleans and Ben Beemes of Tasmania led a class in forging and fabricating a steel sculpture. The team had the opportunity to learn blacksmithing while contributing to a public art piece. Students developed foundational skills […]

GIFTY 2016

Posted September 1st, 2016 in Blog, Events, GIFTY

GIFTY 2016 Now accepting vendor applications. Saturday, December 10, 2016 | 11am-5pm Sunday, December 11, 2016 | 11am-5pm With a special preview for Crucible members on Friday, December 9, 2016 | 7-9:30pm Dozens of leading artists, craftspeople, and Crucible faculty members will be selling their best hand-made pieces in a holiday celebration of local creative culture. With works […]

Fireside Lounge – Fall 2016

Posted September 1st, 2016 in Blog, Events, Open Houses, Tools to Table

Fireside Lounge Open House Friday, October 28, 2016 | 6:30-9:30pm Join us for an evening celebrating local dreamers and creators, as we host some of the Bay Area’s most influential makers and artists. The Crucible’s Fireside Lounge illuminates the world of original artists, collectives, and innovators who create movements “Made in Oakland.” The Crucible’s Fireside Lounge […]