Feel the heat and catch the excitement. Using furnace glass, pipes and punties, participants will work in teams and explore the manipulation of solid and blown forms in glass. Safety, tool use, color application and more will be covered. No experience necessary.
Gain confidence working as part of a team, while practicing the skills you’ve learned in beginning glassblowing. Hone those techniques and continue your studies of this exciting medium. Fee includes most materials. Allow extra money for purchase of color.
Learn the secrets to creating spectacular sparkling marbles. Making it round is the hardest part! You will also learn about torch set up, safety, and the fundamentals of working with borosilicate. Lots of demos and hands on torch experience! For the beginning or continuing glass artist. Fee includes some materials and up to 3 hours of equipment use outside of the workshop.
Create your own beautiful blown glass orb to hang in a window, decorate a tree, or admire on a table. You will pick and apply color, and blow it out into a unique ornament with the guidance of a glass artist. Must sign up in person to receive student price.
A frog on an ice cube? It's a perfect sculpture to explore the fundamentals of working glass on the torch. We will explore shaping, attaching and finishing. No experience necessary. Fee includes some materials and up to 3 hours of equipment use outside of the workshop.
Spice up your kitchen with colorful fused glass! Using small bits of colored glass, you will design and create your own small fused glass magnet.
We’ll cover the basics of manipulating glass to make original glass beads on the torch. Learn the fundamentals of shaping beads, pulling stringers, applying dots, surface decorations and more. No experience necessary.
Whether you're just starting out with fusing or you want to brush up on some skills, this workshop is a great opportunity. The goal of this class is to give you all the tools and information you need to get you back in the studio on your own time. No experience necessary. Fee includes some materials.
Make a special gift for Valentine's Day! We will explore shaping, attaching and finishing to create beautiful glass hearts while teaching the fundamentals of working glass. No experience necessary.
A Valentine's Day special! We will explore shaping, attaching and finishing to create gorgeous glass roses while teaching the fundamentals of glass on the torch. No experience necessary.
Intrigued by fire and glass? Are you curious about how to make beads? Then take this workshop! We will cover how to make a simple round bead over a torch in this 2-hour long class. This class will also cover how to add dots, bubbles and fun lines to your beads. This is a great class to take to get introduced to the glass medium!
No experience needed for this workshop. We will show you step-by-step how to prepare your pattern, cut glass, foil, and solder to complete a beautiful stained glass panel.