Create fused dichroic glass gifts... for you!
See Individual Classes for more Information & what's included.
Classes at Studio are small (Usually 2-4 people, max. 8) to ensure individual attention.
All Projects Completed In Class are Available w/in One Week after (unless otherwise Instructed).
Advanced Registration/Payment is Required for ALL Classes so that Materials and Class Prep can be Readied for each Attending Student. Please see Questions for Policy Info.
BRING: Safety glasses and WEAR closed-in shoes (no sandals, slides, mules or mary-janes!)
Create: Your Own Frit Plate/Display; Sat, Sept 1, 2018; 1:00-5:00p
In this Class, Students will have option to create ONE of the Projects pictured, using glass frit (little pieces of glass) available in many pretty colors (not necessarily the colors shown). If you haven't been able to take a particular Frit Plate/Display Class on a particular day OR You've just never taken one of these classes & you want to, you can Register for this class & Choose the Plate/Display You'd like to Create. (You will be contacted upon Registration Receipt to Reveal which Plate/Display you would like to create, so class can be set up accordingly for you.) For the average student, one of these projects takes approx. 6-8 hours to complete; another day to finish will be scheduled w/students in class. The Choices are: Butterfly, Tropical Sea, Tulip, Turtle (Transparent/Opal), or Poinsettia.
No previous Glass experience needed; Minimal Glass Cutting. Perfect class for most ages. A textured ceramic casting mold is used for each choice. A set of tools to use for Glass Frit application are offered separately for $20. If Student doesn't finish in first class, they are welcome to come back to Studio to work on the next Scheduled Day for completion. Materials (glass, basic tools), Instruction, and (1) firing included with Class Cost. Class includes the project be fired as a Plate/Display. If Student would like it slumped into a curved plate, tray (Turtle only), or a Bowl, add'l. fee required. (If you have your own Mold [Different than those pictured], class cost includes the same, with a slight discount. Please contact me to discuss further prior to Registering.)
Sign up for Next Class: Sat, Sept 1, 2018; 1:00-5:00p. Directions...
Create: Fall Leaves Plate; Sat, Sept 22, 2018; 1:00-5:00pm (All Levels Invited)
This beautiful Fall Leaves Plate will be created with Glass Frit (Frit = very small pieces of glass) in whatever colors each Student desires. No previous Glass experience needed; No Glass Cutting. Perfect class for most ages. A textured ceramic 12" x 12" casting mold in the shape of the Fall Leaves is used. A set of tools to use for Glass Frit application are offered separately for $20. If Student doesn't finish in first class, they are welcome to come back to Studio to work on the next Scheduled Day for completion. All pieces will be fired as a Slumped Plate -- just Perfect for the upcoming Fall & Holiday season! All glass, spoon/scoop, and (2) firings included in Class Cost. Sign Up! Sat, Sept 22, 2018; 1-5:00p. Directions...
Intro to Glass Fusing! Sat, Nov 24, 2018; 1-5:00p -- BEGINNER'S CLASS
This fun & exciting course introduces the Student to Glass Fusing (no prior experience necessary). What exactly IS Glass Fusing? What's involved in Fusing Glass? In this class, you'll tour a Fused Glass Studio, learn more extensively about fusible & dichroic glass, glass cutting, glass compatibility, studio safety, fusing temps, kiln review, and tools & equipment used. Various glass projects will be on display & discussed. Students will enjoy trying out skills learned by creating (1) Dichroic Pendant and (1) 4 x 4 Tile/Coaster, & using a variety of fusible glass in the process. GREAT for Beginners & those who have taken classes before, but unsure of fusing process. This class is a Prerequisite to ANY *Intermediate* classes offered. You must be at least 16 years of age to take this class. All Projects are Fired and Ready for Pickup 1 week after class. Private Instruction also available instead for $95; please Contact Instructor if interested. All materials, tools, and (1) firing of each project included with class cost. All projects created in class will be available for pick up within one week of class (unless otherwise instructed). Sign up for Next Class: Sat, Sept 29, 2018; 1-5:00p. Directions...
Create: Butterfly Display! Sun, Nov 4, 2018; 9:00-5:30p (All Levels Invited)
This beautiful Butterfly Display will be created with Glass Frit (Frit = very small pieces of glass) in whatever colors/design of Butterfly each Student desires. No previous Glass experience needed; No Glass Cutting. Perfect class for most ages 16+. A textured glass 10" x 10" casting mold in the shape of the Butterfly is used. A set of tools to use for Glass Frit application in this project are offered separately for $20. All pieces will be fired as a Display. All Glass & One (1) firing is included in Class Cost. Another date may be scheduled if Student(s) do not finish their plate in this class. If Student wishes to have their Butterfly slumped into a Plate (which is an excellent idea!), an additional fee applies. All projects created in class will be available for pick up within 1 week of class (unless otherwise instructed). Sign Up! Sun, Nov 4, 2018; 9-5:30p Directions...