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ABOUT: The ASME Columbia Basin Section invites you to attend a tour of The WallaWalla Foundry at 405 Woodland Avenue in Walla Walla on Friday, November22, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. This world-renowned foundry has been castingcontemporary sculpture in bronze and other metals since 1976. They workwith artists such as Maya Lin, Jim Dine and Bob Arneson. See the website www.wallawallafoundry.com for more information about thefoundry. DETAILS:The tour will last 1.5 to 2.0 hours. There are several areas on campuswhere they pour the metal, perform welding, create the wax positives andadd the final color to the metal. There will be a presentation by thearchitect including a slide show of current and past projects. Finishedsculpture can be seen including a 25 feet tall tree made of bronze andstainless steel by the LA artist Paul McCarthy. We will walk around the campus and, if interested, we can drive a fewblocks off campus to the CNC milling building where they digitally carvelarge scale wood sculptures. The tour is limited to 20-25 people (over 15years of age). Please wear closed-toe shoes, sensible for walking. Safetyglasses and ear plugs will be handed out at the foundry. After the tour, everyone is welcome to join us for a no-host lunch indowntown Walla Walla. Location to be determined at the time of the tour. RSVP:Sign up required by Tuesday, November 19, 2013.Reply to Kitty Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org or (509) 582-8181 Please include names of attendees with phone numbers. WHERE TO MEET: 9:45AM Walla Walla Foundry405 Woodland AveWalla Walla, WA 99362