Adult Classes | Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass - Part 2
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Photos in Glass 9/20

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
Spots Available: 13
Registration Cut-off Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2022
$58.00
Transfer your favorite photo or image into fused glass to create a one of a kind piece of art. Participants will email a digital copy of a photo to the museum prior to class so it will be ready to be transferred onto glass on the day of the class. After fusing the image into a plate or tray, the image will have a warm sepia tone.   Choose a photograph that you would like fused into glass: Finished size of project will be about 7” x 7”, so your image should be smaller to allow...
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Preserving Leaves in Glass 9/22 and 9/24 (2-session class)

Thursday, September 22, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
Spots Available: 12
Registration Cut-off Date: Thursday, September 15, 2022
$70.00
Thursday, September 22                    5:30-8PM Saturday, September 24                     10AM-1PM Preserve the beautiful fall foliage in glass! In Part 1 of this class, students will learn how to combine powdered glass and dried leaves to create a custom sheet of glass. The leaves will be fired into a sheet of glass that will then be cut up and incorporated into a fused glass dish in Part 2 of the class. Students should bring several pressed...
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Hot Sculpted Paperweights 9/24

Saturday, September 24, 2022 | 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
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Registration Cut-off Date: Saturday, September 17, 2022
$145.00
Learn how to make your own unique glass paperweight! A trained instructor will walk you through step by step to make your own paperweight in our new mini dragon. Our mini dragon holds 15 lbs of molten glass and includes a reheating chamber. You’ll learn how to safely utilize the equipment and glass blowing tools to design then sculpt a paperweight. After it is cooled down and coldworked to get rid of any sharp edges, you’ll receive your piece back in about a week. All experience...
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Concentric Circle Glass Plate 9/27

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
Spots Available: 11
Registration Cut-off Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2022
$50.00
Create a plate with concentric circles on our brand new molds! In this class, participants will learn how to cut circles and the technique of cutting concentric circles. Afterwards we’ll fire it and slump it on our plate molds to create a fully functional plate. Intermediate- must take one glass cutting class before attending Taylor Moeller-Roy,...
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Wine Bottle Jewelry 9/29

Thursday, September 29, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
Spots Available: 12
Registration Cut-off Date: Thursday, September 22, 2022
$40.00
Create a jewelry set out of up-cycled wine bottles! Students will learn how to use coldworking tools, wire wrap, and finish jewelry that will be ready to wear by the end of class. All wine bottle pieces will be pre-cut and fired to round out edges and offer unique shapes and colors for students to choose from. All experience levels Sara Rezin,...
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Pate de Verre Bowl 10/2

Sunday, October 2, 2022 | 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Spots Available: 10
Registration Cut-off Date: Sunday, September 25, 2022
$140.00
Create your very own pate de verre bowl with artist Deanna Clayton. Students will learn the basics of pate de verre, also known as “paste of glass”. Using glass frit create a textured bowl that is completely functional. We will keep your bowl and fire it. After, Deanna will electroplate it – a process that will add a metal finish around the rim. All experience levels Deanna Clayton,...
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Spooky Monster Platters 10/4

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Spots Available: 14
Registration Cut-off Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022
$50.00
Create a spooky candy dish that you’ll want to keep out long past Halloween! Students will learn techniques to make different kinds of monsters like Frankenstein’s monster, ghosts, and other creatures. After it’s assembled, pieces will be fused and slumped into a functional platter to use for decoration or holding candy. All experience levels Taylor Moeller-Roy,...
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Transparency Tricks 10/6

Thursday, October 6, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
Spots Available: 14
Registration Cut-off Date: Thursday, September 29, 2022
$55.00
Discover the difference a bit of clear glass can make when creating a fused glass dish. You will learn several techniques for diluting colored glass with clear glass. You will then create a fused glass dish incorporating clear and colored glass All experience levels Sara Rezin,...
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Custom Jewelry Set 10/13

Thursday, October 13, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
Spots Available: 14
Registration Cut-off Date: Thursday, October 6, 2022
$40.00
Create a whole set of matching jewelry. Make a pendent and a matching set of earrings or multiple pendants that include all of the jewelry findings (earring studs, hoops, and pendant bails). Treat yourself or make a matching set for a loved one. All experience levels Taylor Moeller-Roy,...
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Open Weave Platter 10/15

Saturday, October 15, 2022 | 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
Spots Available: 13
Registration Cut-off Date: Saturday, October 8, 2022
$55.00
Create an open weave basket out of glass. Students will create a fused glass platter from layers of colorful glass strips. Baskets will be fused and slumped into an open weave shape perfect for a display or holding bread at your dinner table. All experience levels Sara Rezin,...
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Pumpkin Platter 10/18

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Spots Available: 12
Registration Cut-off Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2022
$53.00
Make your own candy plate for Halloween this year. Students will learn how to cut a circle and transform it into a pumpkin! Pieces will be fused and slumped in a kiln after class. All experience levels Taylor Moeller-Roy,...
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Dichroic Jewelry 10/20

Thursday, October 20, 2022 | 5:30 PM-8:30 PM
Spots Available: 13
Registration Cut-off Date: Thursday, October 13, 2022
$58.00
Create a beautiful, one of a kind fused glass jewelry pendants. Learn several methods for layering dichroic glass to create unique pendants, how to cut glass, and how to finish the pieces with jewelry findings. All experience levels Sara Rezin,...
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