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Classes

Mosaic Coaster

Saturday, December 14, 2019 | 10am-1pm
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$30.00

Make your very own mosaic coaster using glass pieces and ceramic tiles and then learn to grout and finish.

Instructor: Taylor Moeller-Roy

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Art Activity Day – Make Icicles

Saturday, January 11, 2020 | 10am - 1pm
Create your very own icicles to hang in a window or on next year’s tree.

This is a drop-in activity. You do not need to register. Please pay at the event.

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Curves in Glass Dish

Thursday, January 23, 2020 | 5:30-8:30pm
Spots Available: 11
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, January 20, 2020
$45.00

Learn to cut circles, curves and irregular shapes in glass. Master the dreaded circle cut. Explore techniques for cutting circles, irregular shapes and circles in glass. Students will create a round, leaf- or heart-shaped dish with curved edges and lines. All experience levels welcome. Sara Rezin, Instructor

 

 

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Family Snowmen Class

Saturday, January 25, 2020 | 10am-1pm
Spots Available: 15
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020
$45.00

Make your own curved display with a family of snowmen. Learn about different ways to make snowmen. Students will create a portrait of snow people in a winter wonderland. The pieces will be slumped so their pieces can be displayed for a fun holiday decoration.

Adults must register with a youth. All experience levels and ages welcome. Taylor Moeller-Roy, Instructor

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Fused Mosaic Tray

Thursday, January 30, 2020 | 5:30-8:30pm
Spots Available: 13
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, January 27, 2020
$45.00

Create a beautiful fused mosaic tray. Colorful blocks of color are placed on a background sheet of glass, and the spaces between filled with ground glass frit to give a mosaic and grout look. After fusing, your piece will be slumped into a soft tray shape. All experience levels welcome. Sara Rezin, Instructor

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Art Activity Day – Make a Photo Pendant

Saturday, February 1, 2020 | 10am-1pm
Use pre-fused pendants to put a picture of a loved one on glass for Valentine’s Day, or draw a design that can be transferred onto glass. Participants should bring a photo for their project. You will take your finished project with you.

Projects are $15 each. Drop in anytime between 10am and 1pm. All ages welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

This is a drop-in activity. You do not need to register. Please pay at the event.

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Survey Glass Class

Saturday, February 8, 2020 | 10am-1pm
Spots Available: 9
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, February 5, 2020
$50.00

Sample both flame working and fusing in our survey class. Learn how to make beads on the torches and the learn how to make a fused and slumped glass platter.  Instructors: Beth Wenger-Johnstone and Sara Rezin

 

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Girl or Cub Scout Tour with Activity – Feb 2020

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 | 4:30-6pm
Spots Available: 20
Registration Cut-off Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020
$15.00

Discover the art of glass at Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass when you tour the museum and create a fused glass sun catcher.

 Tiger Elective Adventure: Stories in Shapes

  1. Visit an art gallery or museum.
  2. Look closely at pictures of some art, decide what you like and share your ideas.
  3. Create a piece of art on paper, poster board, or canvas.
  4. Draw or create an art piece using shapes.

 Wolf Elective Adventure: Collections & Hobbies     

3A.   Visit a show or museum that displays different collections or models.

Lions, Bears and Webelos are also welcome to register.

Appropriate for all ages.  Scouts must be accompanied by leaders and/or parent chaperones. Adult/ scout ratios required by the BSA are required for all clinics. (Adults may participate for the same fee if space allows. Please call in advance.)

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Metal Clay and Glass Pendant

Thursday, February 13, 2020 | 5:30-8:30pm
Spots Available: 8
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, February 10, 2020
$50.00

Create a beautiful pendant combining silver metal clay and glass. The basics of working with precious metal clay will be introduced , including shaping, texturing, drying, kiln firing, and finishing. Students will shape silver clay to create a setting for a piece of fused dichroic glass. The glass and silver clay pendant will be fired in our kilns and available to be picked up at a later date.  Instructor: Sara Rezin

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Webelos and Arrow of Light Art Explosion Elective Adventure February 2020

Saturday, February 15, 2020 | 10:30am-12:30pm
Spots Available: 1
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
$10.00

Explore glass art in our galleries and studio. Scouts will create their own glass project and other art projects to complete their Art Explosion Elective Adventure  (Requirements: 1, 2, 3a and 3b).

Items will need to be fused and will be ready for pick up approximately one week after the event and can be shipped for a fee.

Adults may participate for the same fee if studio space is available. Please call ahead. Registration is required one week prior to the event. Scouts must be accompanied by leaders and/or parent chaperones. Adult: scout ratios are required for all tours and activities.

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