Women Find Empowerment through Welding

There’s a certain empowerment that comes from slicing through steel more easily than scissors cut through a sheet of paper.

For Flushing resident Gail Blaszkowski, that’s part of the appeal of the Flint Institute of Arts’ adult welding classes, where students “learn to manipulate steel through bending, hammering, cutting and welding to create a unique sculptural form,” the course description says.

Read Molly Young’s complete article from The Detriot News by clicking here. 

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