Learn about the science of melting glass , cutting and shaping glass, and basic fusing techniques. Explore what goes on in the kiln when the glass goes in. Students learn how to safely cut circles and design components.
Students provide their own protective eye wear or purchase from the instructor ($5) . Glass tools provided. However, if you have your own, bring what you have and we’ll show you how to use them. Tuition includes two kiln firings ( fuse and slump). Bird bath cast iron or steel stand is not included in class fee and may be purchased at class. Materials included in class fee: unlimited trips to the glass buffet : stringers, puddles , dots and frit. Project consists of one layer of clear glass and one layer of transparent glass plus design components.
No open toe shoes or sandals please.
Studio 34 voted Top 10 Learning Places in Rochester.
September 21, 2023 6:00-8:30 space available: 3 students
Cost: $135 includes glass and accessory glass. Custom iron base not included in class fee and may be purchased at class. If purchased at class: cash, credit card, checks accepted.
Faculty: Yvonne Fordham, Michele Ramsey , Marilynne Lipshutz, Marilyn Konopka