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July 2020

Sloss Metal Arts Bowl-O-Rama Event – CANCELLED

July 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$45

Bring some friends and beverages (adult included!) and join the Sloss metal arts staff for a night of cast iron creative fun! It's like sips and strokes on steroids! The Sloss artists will help you create your own cast iron bowl (doodle bowl). The bowl mold and tools are provided. Visit www.slossmetalarts.com for more information.

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August 2020

Sloss Metal Arts Workshop Weekend

August 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - August 23, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

Sloss Metal Arts offers a series of monthly workshops that introduce the basics of casting, blacksmithing, and welding. Intermediate and Open Studio workshops are available for more advanced students. Come get your hands dirty with the SMA Crew and learn something new! Student discounts are available with a student ID. Visit www.slossmetalarts.com for more information.

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September 2020

Historic Night Tour

September 25, 2020 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
$25

We are pleased to announce our next Historic Night Tour of Sloss Furnaces will be Friday, September 25. The tour will start at 8:30pm and will last about 2 hours. The first 20-30 minutes will be spent hearing from our curator about the historical reasons why people believe Sloss is haunted. Then we will take an hour and a half tour of the site where you will learn about how the furnaces worked as well as deaths that are known…

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October 2020

Sloss Metal Arts Workshop Weekend

October 2, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - October 4, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

Sloss Metal Arts offers a series of monthly workshops that introduce the basics of casting, blacksmithing, and welding. Intermediate and Open Studio workshops are available for more advanced students. Come get your hands dirty with the SMA Crew and learn something new! Student discounts are available with a student ID. Visit www.slossmetalarts.com for more information.

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Molten and Mysterious

October 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$75

Join us for a night of history and metal art fun! Design your own cast iron bowl with the metal artists, then when the sun goes down and the lights turn off, discover the mysteries and untold stories of of Sloss as you take a guided tour throughout the site at night! Iron Pour- 6:00-8:30pm Night Tour-8:30-10:00pm Cost is $75 per person and space is limited! To register, visit www.slossmetalarts.com/events-1/molten-and-mysterious.

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November 2020

Sloss Metal Arts Workshop Weekend

November 13, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - November 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

Sloss Metal Arts offers a series of monthly workshops that introduce the basics of casting, blacksmithing, and welding. Intermediate and Open Studio workshops are available for more advanced students. Come get your hands dirty with the SMA Crew and learn something new! Student discounts are available with a student ID. Visit www.slossmetalarts.com for more information.

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Dusk to Dark: Photography Workshop at Sloss

November 21, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
$200

Immerse yourself in the nation’s only 20th century industrial museum, located in Birmingham, Alabama, with your camera and your imagination during the Dusk to Dark Photography Workshop at Sloss. Walk among the steel behemoths and work yards, now silent, and photograph a world that was actively producing 25% of our nation’s iron, a century ago. Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark is offering a unique opportunity for photographers. This workshop is taught by Meg McKinney, a professional photojournalist. Required: Participants are required…

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Sloss Metal Arts Bowl-O-Rama Event – CANCELLED

November 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$45

Bring some friends and beverages (adult included!) and join the Sloss metal arts staff for a night of cast iron creative fun! It's like sips and strokes on steroids! The Sloss artists will help you create your own cast iron bowl (doodle bowl). The bowl mold and tools are provided. Visit www.slossmetalarts.com for more information.

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February 2021

Historic Night Tour

February 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$25

Join us for a Historic Night Tour of Sloss Furnaces on Friday, February 12. The tour will begin at 7:30pm and last about 2 hours. The first 20-30 minutes will be spent hearing from our curator about the historical reasons why people believe Sloss is haunted. Then we will take an hour and a half tour of the site where you will learn about how the furnaces worked as well as deaths that are known to have occurred there. We…

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Photography Workshop with Meg McKinney: Early Morning Light and Metals

February 24 @ 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
$250

Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, founded in 1880, holds a unique place in America’s history, as a Southern constructed, blast furnace in a newly-created city. Immerse yourself in the nation’s only 20th century industrial museum, located in Birmingham, Alabama, with your camera and your imagination. Walk among the steel behemoths and work yards, now silent, and photograph a world that was actively producing 25% of our nation’s iron, a century ago. Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark is offering a unique…

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