Glass Fusion

Circles and More

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Working with circles can be very challenging when it comes to glass. In this 4-week class students will learn how to carefully cut these curved shapes out of three different colors of glass. We will then cut them into various shapes and patterns. Using grinders and hand lap pads to…

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Modeling Glass Creations with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

By using a two-part Modeling Glass Mixture and a variety of bullseye glass powder colors you can turn them into a moldable, sculptable material similar to clay. The Powdered Binder is a food-grade, nontoxic cellulose-based material that reacts with water as a thickener. The Liquid Medium is also food-grade and…

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Geometric Fused Glass with Stringers with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Create a geometric look in fused glass with glass stringers. Intricate glass cutting skills …. a lot of it…..will be taught in this 4 week class. Students will create a sheet of glass using a specific layout of stringers. Once fused the glass will be cut up into pieces and…

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Garden Party with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Create unique fused glass objects to decorate your garden or patio with. In this 4 week class you will learn intricate cutting, fusing and slumping techniques and how to use cold working tools to design and create flowers, butterflies and other objects in a variety of colored glass. Materials and…

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Fused Glass Beach Chimes/Mobiles Workshop with Jennifer Rubinstein

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Create fun shapes (boats, fish, abstract forms etc..) in fused glass and then learn how to string them along with shells, and drift wood to make a super fun, beach themed, eye catching, art piece. Demonstrations on cutting and working the glass with nippers, scorers, and running pliers will be…

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Build a Glass House

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Build a house out of glass!!! In this 4 week class you will learn how to draw and lay out your plans for the construction of a glass house…beach house, traditional , barn house…whatever style you may like!  Students will learn and use the basic glass fusion techniques for cutting glass…

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Glass Fusion Reactions with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

You are sure to get some cool reactions from this 4-week class! Working with a variety of colors and materials you will learn how glass, silver foil, and heat react to each other.  What causes and influences this behavior while learning cutting skills and the proper design and layout to…

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Create Your Own Sheet of Glass with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Customize your own sheet glass for your fusing project with a palette of glass frit, powder, stringers, and more in this creative 3-week class. Students will be using a wide variety of materials and techniques to transform clear glass into works of art to use in your final one-of-a-kind fused…

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Spring Vases with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Bring in spring with beautiful fused glass free-standing vases! This 4 week class with introduce you to the beauty of using heat and gravity to create a graceful look in glass. Students will learn the basics of glass fusion as well as building their glass cutting and kiln forming skills…

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Faded Lace Optics with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 3:13 am

Optics take another twist…..In this 3 week class, students will create a dainty trio of dishes that almost look like fine lace fabric sandwiched between two layers of pale transparent glass. With patience and a steady hand, students will use sheet glass and stringers while learning fine cutting skills and…

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