Upcoming and past iron-casting events: (This is a changing and hopefully expanding database of iron pours. It does not necessarily reflect events the Foundry Tree will be at.)
Iron 50: 50th Annual University of Minnesota Iron Pour: Friday, May 3, 2019 at Department of Art Foundry, Regis Center for Art, University of Minnesota
2:00 – 6:00 PM, Iron Pour; 7:00 PM Fire performance. More Information link. (Foundry Tree photo shoot.)
6th annual Little Pour on the Prairie: June 1, Vermillion, South Dakota. Contact Chris Meyer at Chris.Meyer@usd.edu for more information. https://www.usd.edu/the-south-
National Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art & Practices: Was held April 3-6, 2019 at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, Birmingham, Alabama. (Foundry Tree photo shoot.)
9th biannual Iron Tribe 2019: Was held Feb 28-March 2, 2019. Symposium, casting sessions, and art exhibition at New Mexico Highlands University in Las Vegas, New Mexico. Please contact David Lobdell firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. (Foundry Tree photo shoot.)
2019 Pour’n Yer Heart Out: 10th Annual Community Iron Pour Event. Was held Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 10am-7pm. At the Crucible Night Club 3116 Commercial Ave., Madison, WI 53714. Website for more information: https://www.felionstudios.com/
Annual Thanksgiving Iron Pour, The Gravy Pour: (32nd Annual Was last held on November 20, 2018) University of Minnesota Foundry, MN Contact: Tamsie Ringler, email@example.com for information.
Annual Turkey Pour: (28th Annual Was last held on November 17th, 2018), Buffalo State College, Buffalo, NY. Contact: Ken Payne at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
MeltDown Annual iron pour at the National Casting Center foundry @ Alfred University, School of Art + Design (Was last held on Nov 3rd, 2018 noon til dusk). For more information contact email@example.com
SUNY Oswego, Tyler Art Building, The Pit. (Was last held on October 16, 2018) Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
Midwest FireFest (last July 28 & 29, 2018)
International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art (last in Scranton, PA from May 28-June 2, 2018)
Western Cast Iron Art Alliance conference (last in Granite City, Illinois from October 3-7, 2018)