Classes & Workshops

Welding Workshop, 1/22-1/23

  • Saturday, January 22 – Sunday, January 23, 2022
  • Time: 10:00 am – 04:00 pm
  • Location: Main Campus
  • Fee: $315


Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

Required Supplies

Materials are included.

Special Notes

Registration deadline one week prior to workshop.


David Lee Cumbie

Devoted to the art of sculpture, David Lee Cumbie is a one-man institution at Crealdé School of Art, where he joined the joined the faculty in 1980. He directs the sculpture program, teaches classes and workshops to adults and youth, including mold-making, clay sculpture, bronze casting and independent study. Hundreds of students have been initiated into welding through Cumbie’s popular welding workshops and classes, and he has introduced hundreds of summer art campers to the art of free-form clay sculpture. Cumbie manages Crealdé’s on-site bronze foundry, which is the only such community-based facility in Central Florida. Since 1996, he has served as the curator to the lakeside Contemporary Sculpture Garden, which is home to more than 60 pieces that represent art work created in Central Florida.


David Lee Cumbie
Instructor Bio
Welding Workshop, 1/22-1/23