SUMMER GLASS ART CAMP- Adult & youth 12 and older - max 6 per class
5 days Monday to Friday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm $ 800.00
Monday July 14 to Friday July 18
Taught by professional glass artisans Dennis and Jason Brady, this week long class is a comprehensive introduction to many different glass art techniques. You will make and take home a number of projects.
DAY 1 – Stained Glass
Learn several different ways to cut class and make a small stained glass panel incorporating both the traditional lead technique and “Tiffany” copper foil.
DAY 2 – Fusing, Slumping & Casting Glass
Learn how to fuse and slump glass in a kiln to make beautiful bowls, trays, vases and panels.
DAY 3 – Embossing Glass
Make a kiln fired embossed glass project. After learning this unique specialized technique to create embossed patterns in glass, you will make a decorative panel, serving, tray, vase, or bowl.
DAY 4 – Torchworking Glass
Time to light the fire. Make a number of glass beads and ornaments by working glass in the flames of a torch.
DAY 5 – Sandblasting Glass
Create an etched design either from your own idea or from one of a hundred or so of ours. Cut out the stencil and sandblast your design onto glass or mirror.