Sunday, October 28, 2018 or Sunday, November 4, 2018
Each student will trace and matte a piece of clear glass over a black and white design of their choice. Sample designs will be available, or students are welcome to bring their own. The size of the project will be 8" x 10". Multiple layers of paint will be applied and the piece will be fired with the goal of creating depth and shading in one firing. By the end of the class, attendees should feel comfortable adding paint to any project.
Bring: Glass cutting tools, brushes, dust mask, lunch
Times: 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Cost: $125.00 ~ Limit: 10 students
Design and Display of your Kiln-formed glass projects
Sunday, November 18, 2018
Most fused pieces have a certain look, ¼: thick with a kiln shelf texture on the back. Learn ways of separating your work from the masses. In this lecture/demo class we will explore elements of design and display including texture, thickness, tack-fuse, holes, flat polish, lighting, hanging and stands.
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Bring: Pen and Paper ~ Cost: $40.00
Make a Wish and Blow
* Sign up & pay by October 1st and get 2 additional glass cylinders
Tami Bogdanoff and Carol Doherty
Saturday, November 24, 2018 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Saturday, December 1, 2018 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Saturday, December 8, 2018 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Join us for a hot fun evening as we blow unique heirloom ornaments. We will be using pre-blown clear glass cylinders with a blow pipe end, fill them with frit and stringers, and then heat them over a torch and blow. It is the same product used throughout Europe for making Christmas tree ornaments. With a little practice and patience you will be off to a running start for your holiday season.
No experience necessary.
Class fee covers 10 ornaments.
All supplies included.
Bring: Safety glasses
Cost: $95.00 ~ Limit: 10 students
Friday, November 23, 2018
We will show you how to use the Morton System to strip cut ¼" pieces of F96 glass and layer them to create beautiful fused snowflakes to hang on your tree or give as a gift.
Times: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bring: Loctite Super Glue*, Mosaic nippers & glass cutting tools if you have them.
Cost: $25.00 - 6 snowflakes ~Limit: 20 students
*Super glue needs to be Loctite Super Glue (plain) no Gel or Pro.
Fused Christmas Cards
Part 1 Fusing glass for cards— Wednesday, December 5, 5:30-8:30pm
Part 2 Putting your glass on paper— Sunday, December 9, 1:00-4:00pm
Make a set of 6 special Christmas cards to give to friends and family; each decorated with a 2x2” or 2x4” block of fused glass. We will be using frit and paints to create your own designs and images. Warm Cider and Cookies will be served during the assembly session Sunday, December 9.