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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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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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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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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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Reactive Glass Platter

Saturday, February 22, 2020 | 10am - 1pm
Spots Available: 12
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2020
$40.00

When adding sterling silver foil to kiln formed glass, a riot of effects can occur. Students will learn how to create subtle or strong reactions in glass using silver foil and reactive glass, and how to incorporate foil when designing a fused glass piece. All experience levels welcome. Sara Rezin, Instructor

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Introduction to Flameworking

Saturday, February 29, 2020 | 10am - 1pm
Spots Available: 10
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2020
$45.00

Learn the basics of working safely with hot glass. You will make their own beads and learn how to make other small objects out of hot glass. Level: Beginner.  Ages 16 and up or at least 13 and must be accompanied by an adult.
Beth Wenger-Johnstone, Instructor

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Part Sheet Platters Session 1 and Session 2

Thursday, March 12, 2020 | 5:30-7:30pm PART 2 Saturday, March 14 10am-1pm
Spots Available: 15
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, March 9, 2020
$55.00

This is a two-session class.
Session 1 on Thursday, March 12th from 5:30-7:30pm 
Session 2 is Saturday, March 14th from 10am-1pm

Create your own custom-designed sheet of glass to use in a fusing project. In Part 1 of this class, students will learn several techniques using frit, stringers, rubber stamping with mica and enamels, and glass powders to design a unique sheet of glass.  The sheets are called part sheets because they will be cut up and incorporated into a finished work in Part 2 of this class. Students will create their own custom designed glass in Part 1, and then use it in a fused dish in Part 2 of this class. All experience levels welcome. Sara Rezin, Instructor

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Jewelry with Reactive Glass

Thursday, March 19, 2020 | 5:30-8:30pm
Spots Available: 11
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, March 16, 2020
$40.00

When adding sterling silver foil to kiln formed glass, a riot of effects can occur. Students will learn how to create subtle or strong reactions in glass using silver foil and reactive glass, and how to incorporate foil when designing a fused glass piece. All experience levels welcome. Sara Rezin, Instructor

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Glass Wave

Thursday, March 26, 2020 | 5:30-8:30pm
Spots Available: 13
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, March 23, 2020
$45.00

Make a splash with your own fused glass wave. Capture the beauty of the great lakes or the ocean in glass. Cut and shape colorful glass into a beautiful fused glass wave. Your finished piece can be displayed in an iron stand, (additional cost for stand), slumped into a dish, or a hung in a window as a stunning sun catcher. All experience levels welcome. Sara Rezin, Instructor

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Flameworked Utensiles

Saturday, March 28, 2020 | 10am-1pm
Spots Available: 10
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020
$55.00

Use the basics of bead making to create your own unique handle to one of multiple utensils. Students will learn how to work safely with hot glass and create a large bead that will be attached to a kitchen utensil.

Prerequisite: One flameworking class   

Beth Wenger-Johnstone, Instructor

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