Glass

Early Fall, Fall, and Winter Sessions:

Early Fall: September 7th - October 16th (6 Weeks)
Fall: October 18th - December 18th (8 Weeks)
Winter: January 3rd - February 26th (8 Weeks)

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Mondays

No classes are currently scheduled for this day.

Tuesdays

No classes are currently scheduled for this day.

Wednesdays

Glass Jewelry

Days & Times:
Tuesdays - 9:30am-12:30pm
Level:
All Levels Welcome
Location:
Studio G and Studio J
Instructor:

Learn how to create beautiful stone-like elements out of glass for making a pendant or a ring. The first half of the session will be spent developing glass pieces, using various techniques and fusion processes. The second half of the session students will create tab and alternative prong settings to make rings and/or pendants. All materials are included.

Location: Studio G: Fall dates, Oct. 19, 26| Winter dates, Jan 4, 11

Location: Studio 385: Fall dates, Nov 2,9 | Winter dates, Jan 18, 25

Thursdays

Woven Glass

Days & Times:
Thursdays - 10am-12pm
Level:
All Levels Welcome
Location:
Studio G
Instructor:

This 4-week class will work on an exciting technique in the glass fusion world by creating woven effects in glass using a wide variety of glass materials and colors. Students will learn strip glass cutting skills and how to make their own mold layouts with fiber paper to slump them into shapes that will then be fused and woven into a one of a kind glass dish for functional use or display. Please wear closed toed shoes, comfortable clothes, and an apron. All materials and firings included. Dust masks are provided.

Vitrigraph

Days & Times:
Thursdays - 10am-12pm
Level:
Intermediate to Advanced
Location:
Studio G
Instructor:

Learn to pull and draw with vitrigraph stringers in this 4 week glass class. The class will work with hot melted glass, pulling it from a Caldera kiln to make your own unique stringers. Combine them with a variety of other glass colors and frit to create glass bowls, dishes, or wall art. Please wear sneakers, a cotton long sleeve shirt, pants, and an apron.

Glass House Construction

Days & Times:
Thursdays - 10am-12pm
Level:
All Levels Welcome
Location:
Studio G
Instructor:

In this 4-week class, students will learn how to draw out plans for their house, cut glass, and use a wide variety of accessory glass to create and decorate their very own glass house. All materials included. Please wear closed toed shoes, comfortable clothes, and an apron.

Painting with Glass Powders

Days & Times:
Thursdays - 10am-12pm
Level:
All Levels Welcome
Location:
Studio G
Instructor:

Paint with glass powders in this 4-week class. Students will learn about glass powders and one of the many ways in which it can be used to create beautiful fused glass art. The first week students will work on their drawing and the initial step for first fusing. During the next 3 weeks, students will add to their painting so it can be fused in the kiln and ready for the next layers of powders. Students can draw their own picture or bring a photo to work from. Please wear closed toed shoes, comfortable clothes, and an apron, if you’d like. All materials and firings included. Dust masks will be provided.

Modeling Glass Creations

Days & Times:
Thursdays - 10am-12pm
Level:
All Levels Welcome
Location:
Studio G
Instructor:

Modeling Glass and a wide variety of other glass elements will be the focus of this 4-week class to create a beautiful piece of fused glass for display or functional use. Students will learn how to use glass powders in a variety of colors to form unique patterns to use in their final project. Please wear closed toed shoes, comfortable clothes, and an apron.

Fridays

No classes are currently scheduled for this day.

Saturdays

No classes are currently scheduled for this day.