This workshop is available to beginners, meeting weekly over 6 consecutive weeks.
Basic instruction will include safety, tool and equipment use, and shop protocols. Techniques covered will be Solid forming: gathering, pipe handling, turning, marvering, use of hand tools; Bubble/vessel forming: blowing, pipe handling, stretching, opening, puntying and transferring, team work, and use of hand tools; Color applications: use of powdered glass and frit color. As students develop their skills and understanding, instruction through demonstration will be tailored to students individual interests.
Fridays 6pm to 9pm - June 16, 23, 30, July 7, 14, 21
Cost: $350.00; Workshop fee includes materials and complimentary 3 hour studio time
Requirements: Participants must have close-toed shoes or boots, natural clothes, and hair tied back
14 +, Participants under 18 must have a parent/guardian present