Painting 101
Stan Price
Sunday, February 24, 2019

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


Fused Valentine Cards
Julie O’Connor
Friday, February 1, 2019

Make a set of 6 special Valentine cards to give to friends, family, and loved ones; 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.

 

Time: 5:30-8:30 pm
Bring: Scrap booking supplies and Valentine themed ideas if you have them
Cost: $45.00 - 6 cards ~Limit: 10 students

Fusing Camp

Carol Doherty and Jackie LeFrancois

Offered on the last Wednesday of the month:

1-30-19, 2-27-19, 3-27-19, 4-24-19, 5-29-19

We are excited to offer open studio night for fusers!  For a $30.00 fee we will provide you with access to the tools and space in the shop as well as one kiln firing of your piece, up to 1 sq. foot.  Larger pieces and additional firings will be individually assessed.  We will provide ideas and demo's each week and have hands on support with two instructors. Our glass molds will also be available for your projects at an additional fee. Beginner to expert, ages 13 and up.

No prior fusing experience required; but cutting skills are needed.  Attend a first night of Stained Glass Class for instruction. Cost $25.00

Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Bring: Glass cutting tools, safety glasses

Cost: $30.00 per class ~ Limit: 14 students

Mosaic Madness

Tami Bogdanoff

Saturday and Sunday, March 23-March 24, 2019

Learn the art of working with Italian Millefiori, cane and slices. You will construct a mosaic mirror for an interior location. Construction techniques for the direct method such as preparing the base/support structure, choosing adhesives, applying the grout will be taught. Finishing touches will insure a professional look to your beautiful piece of art.

Pre-requisite: Meet with instructor prior to class to pick up template. You will need to have your design drawn out on your template * and most of your glass nipped up or cut. You can also include other found objects in your project as well. In the past, some students have used dishes, tiles, shells, and beads. Be creative!

Note:  Choose between a 12” x 15” rectangle or a 14” round plywood base. There are a couple 23 1/2” round bases also available for anyone who would like to do a much larger project for an up-charge.

Times: Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bring: See syllabus

Cost: $125.00 ~ Limit: 10 students

Coral Sea Bowl or Easter Bowl

Tami Bogdanoff

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

 In this workshop, you can choose to either make a coral sea bowl or an Easter bowl.  These beautiful and delicate bowls are perfect for gift giving or for you.  The sea-inspired bowl or Easter basket bowl can be made in your choice of colors.  With a few tips on design and layout, even a beginner can create a bowl that's ready for a gallery.  The simplicity of these bowls are an elegant design that is easy to make and eye-catching on any table-top! All supplies included.

Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Bring: Glass cutting tools

Cost: $70.00/lg, $65.00/med  Advanced $125.00 Limit: 20 students

Kaleidoscopes

Jamie Dail and Carol Doherty

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Remember the magic of the first time you looked through a Kaleidoscope?  Bring back the magic by making your very own stained glass Kaleidoscope!  This is one of those "must make" glass items that will become a family heirloom you will treasure.

Time: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Bring: Lunch, Glass cutting & Soldering tools, 60/40 solder

Cost: * ~ Limit: 12 students

*Marblescope included at $85.00

or upgrade to an image disk with jewels for $145.00

Stained Glass Terrarium

Jamie Dail and Carol Doherty

Saturday, March 2, 2019

We will show you how to make a beautiful Terrarium of glass to accent your home and enhance your plants.

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Bring: Lunch, Glass cutting tools, Soldering iron, and 60/40 Solder

Cost: $125.00 - ~Limit: 10 students

*Homework is required- must complete prior to class and instruction will be given at time of payment.

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Yard Art - Fused Garden Flowers

Carol Doherty and Jamie Dail

Saturday, May 18, 2019 and Wednesday May 22, 2019

Don't think you have a green thumb?  You won't need one, just join us to make an exotic 10 to 12 inch fused glass flower with a copper stem.  *Option 2:  Or you can make three 6 inch flowers to add to your pots.

Times:  Saturday, 9:00am - 4:00 pm, Wednesday, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Bring:  Lunch, glass cutting tool, mosaic nippers   

Cost: $110.00 ~ Limit: 12 students

Elements of Fusing 101

Carol Doherty and Jamie Dail

Saturday and Sunday, April 6 & 7, 2019

There is something mysterious and exciting about melting glass. This beginning class enables students to quickly learn and execute a variety of techniques.  Foundational fusing principals will be covered, giving vital information to help students grow in confidence for future projects. This will be hands on experience with each student creating fused tiles.  Students should have basic glass cutting skills and tools. Supplies are included in the tuition fee.

Times: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm both days

Bring: Lunch, Notebook, Camera, Glass cutting tools, Exacto knife, and Tweezers

Cost: $195.00 ~ Limit: 10 students

Light Up Your World with a Lantern

Carol Doherty and Jamie Dail

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Join us to create your own one of a kind lantern. You will foil and assemble your lantern from pre-cut pieces.  We will add copper highlights to the interior to create a sparkle and reflect a warm glow when your candle is lit. The finished lantern will be approximately 4” square and 9” tall.

Time:  Saturday, 9:00am - 4:00 pm,

Bring:  Lunch, glass cutting tool, 60/40 solder, soldering iron

Cost: $125.00 ~ Limit: 12 students

*Homework is required- must complete prior to class and instruction will be given at time of payment

Yard Art – Fused Table Top Bird Bath

Carol Doherty and Jamie Dail

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Let us help you please the birds in your yard! Come in and create a one a kind fused bird bath for your birds to frolic in.  We will provide the table top stand, 2 - 16” F96 glass rounds, F96 pebbles and F96 scrap glass to create your one of a kind bird bath.

Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Bring: Lunch, Glass cutting tools, Pattern or ideas and any special F96 glass you would like to include.

Cost: $155.00 ~ Limit: 12 students