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ONSITE: Stained Glass (B)

July 12, 2022

Learn the basics of glass cutting, foiling, soldering and framing in order to embellish your home with stained glass panels, decorative mirrors or handmade lampshades. By the end of the class, beginners will have learned the fundamentals and completed a panel. Returning students will be able to explore more advanced techniques.

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ONSITE: Introduction to Stained Glass (A)

July 12, 2022

Students will learn the fundamentals of building a stained glass panel or 3D object from start to finish. The lessons will encompass pattern design, glass scoring/breaking, grinding, foiling, soldering, framing, and applying various patinas. Each student will have made at least one piece they can bring home and immediately display at the end of the […]

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ONSITE: Stained Glass (Ages 15–18)

July 12, 2022

Embrace your love of color by learning to make stained glass. Select or design stained glass patterns, then cut, grind, clean, foil and solder your stained glass creation using the Tiffany technique. Beginners complete a small window and students with previous experience learn more advanced techniques, completing more challenging projects of their choice.

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ONSITE: Glass Fusing + Slumping for the Absolute Beginner

July 12, 2022

Learn to fuse and slump glass in the kiln. We'll create designs by cutting colored sheet glass, using glass stringers, rods and frits. By layering patterns and firing glass in kilns, students can create tiles, bowls, plates and panels. No previous experience needed.

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ONSITE: Introduction to Stained Glass (C)

July 12, 2022

Students will learn the fundamentals of building a stained glass panel or 3D object from start to finish. The lessons will encompass pattern design, glass scoring/breaking, grinding, foiling, soldering, framing, and applying various patinas. Each student will have made at least one piece they can bring home and immediately display at the end of the […]

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ONSITE: Advanced Stained Glass

July 12, 2022

This class is open to advanced glass students to experiment with different techniques of enhancing their stained glass work. Some examples of techniques covered are glue chipping, double glazing, minor fusing, sandblasting, engraving, and simple painting.

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ONSITE: Marble Making (B)

July 12, 2022

Learn the basics of glass cutting, foiling, soldering and framing in order to embellish your home with stained glass panels, decorative mirrors or handmade lampshades. By the end of the class, beginners will have learned the fundamentals and completed a panel. Returning students will be able to explore more advanced techniques.

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ONSITE: Intermediate Stained Glass

July 12, 2022

This class is for students who have previously taken a stained glass class at VisArts. Use this class to finish working on projects already started or begin a new project. This is a great opportunity to reinvigorate your creative practice with glass!

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ONSITE: Borosilicate Glass Jewelry

July 12, 2022

Learn to build in the round with borosilicate glass rods on a propane and oxygen fed torch! In this class students will develop 3D forms utilizing the networking technique. These caged structures have the ability to get quite large. We will discuss multiples and drawing with glass, hot and cold seals, as well as design […]

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ONSITE: Stained Glass (A)

July 12, 2022

Learn the basics of glass cutting, foiling, soldering and framing in order to embellish your home with stained glass panels, decorative mirrors or handmade lampshades. By the end of the class, beginners will have learned the fundamentals and completed a panel. Returning students will be able to explore more advanced techniques.

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ONSITE: Introduction to Glass Fusing Workshop (A)

July 12, 2022

Learn to fuse and slump glass in the kiln. We'll create designs by cutting colored sheet glass, using glass stringers, rods and frits. By layering patterns and firing glass in kilns, students can create tiles, bowls, plates or panels. No previous experience needed.

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ONSITE: Screenprinting on Glass

July 12, 2022

Explore two mediums over one weekend with screen printing and glass! Students will learn how to create a printable design, expose a screen, and become familiar with screenprinting onto paper. Then we will take those skills and apply them to glass. Students will use grinding, cutting, and sifting techniques to create multilayer, complex designs.

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ONSITE: Introduction to Glass Fusing Workshop (B)

July 12, 2022

Learn to fuse and slump glass in the kiln. We'll create designs by cutting colored sheet glass, using glass stringers, rods and frits. By layering patterns and firing glass in kilns, students can create tiles, bowls, plates or panels. No previous experience needed.

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ONSITE: Marble Making (A)

July 12, 2022

Learn the basics of marble making using a propane torch and glass rods. Enjoy generous demonstrations, discussions and time to practice as you explore various marble styles.

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ONSITE: Glass Ornaments

July 12, 2022

This class is designed for students that have basic bead-making skills already. We will use those simple skills to make a few small ornaments, such as a dove of peace and a snow man.

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ONSITE: Borosilicate Glass Jewelry

July 12, 2022

Work with borosilicate glass on an oxygen propane torch to create resilient, wearable pieces. This workshop will start with the absolute basics of flameworking then expand to color, patterning and other techniques for creating wearable pieces.

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ONSITE: Stained Glass (A) (Ages 12-14)

July 12, 2022

Embrace your love of color by learning to make stained glass. Select or design stained glass patterns, then cut, grind, clean, foil and solder your stained glass creation using the Tiffany technique. Beginners complete a small window and students with previous experience learn more advanced techniques, completing more challenging projects of their choice.

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ONSITE: Stained Glass (B) (Ages 12-14)

July 12, 2022

Embrace your love of color by learning to make stained glass. Select or design stained glass patterns, then cut, grind, clean, foil and solder your stained glass creation using the Tiffany technique. Beginners complete a small window and students with previous experience learn more advanced techniques, completing more challenging projects of their choice.

read more

ONSITE: Introduction to Stained Glass (B)

July 12, 2022

Students will learn the fundamentals of building a stained glass panel or 3D object from start to finish. The lessons will encompass pattern design, glass scoring/breaking, grinding, foiling, soldering, framing, and applying various patinas. Each student will have made at least one piece they can bring home and immediately display at the end of the […]

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