"Holiday Fused Glass" Sunday December 5, 2021 1:00pm - 3:00pm (Part 2 of 2
Each student will complete a minimum of one glass ornament plus an additional piece that can also be an ornament or make into a pendant. Saturday you will design your pieces, and Sunday you will learn to clean and finish your pieces.
Holiday Fused Glass
Instructor: Julie Boudreaux
Date: Sunday December 5, 2021 (Part 2 of 2)
Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Skill Level: All Levels
Age Limit: 14 and Over
Maximum Class Size: 6
Class Fee: $80.00
Kit Fee: Included in class fee
"Fused" glass is a form of glass art. Basic idea behind fused glass is that the art object can be created by melting glass in a kiln. Fused glass is sometimes called "kilnformed" or "Kiln-glass" and is a very accessible art form. There are no lead lines and it is relatively simple to learn. Fusing is the technique of joining two or more pieces of glass, placed in a kiln and heated until the glass fuse together into a single piece.
Today you will learn to clean and finish your pieces. Fused glass make great Christmas gifts and best of all you made it.
You will Learn:
You will finish two fused glass pieces, choose your own design and colors. You will learn cutting glass, stacking glass for fusing glass, including the steps involved in preparing the glass, kiln fusing, applying different firing schedules when fusing, cleaning fused pieces, drill a hole in the finished piece, Julie will teach you what type glass works best, tools needed, where to purchase supplies, firing schedules for kiln fired glass and finishing techniques. If you make a pendant you will learn how to attach a bail and cord necklace. Once you learn the techniques the possibilities are endless.
Choosing your own design and colors, cutting, stacking, fusing glass, preparing the glass, kiln for fusing, spply different firing schedules , cleaning fused pieces, drilling holes in glass, finishing techniques,
Kit to Include:
Every thing needed to complete this project.
Skill Level: No experience necessary.
Tools to Bring: None, You will use studio tools.
What to Wear:
Comfortable or Old clothes .,,. And Please wear closed toe shoes ...Apron, Latex gloves, safety glasses and mask will be provided if needed.
SAS by Design Studio
6170 Larkwood Ln
Long Beach, MS 39560
One seat per person per class. Space is limited so please do not bring any guests or children with you to class.
Classes will start on time.
To Register: Submit Payment
No refunds are provided if you cannot attend your scheduled class. You may send someone in your place if you let us know to expect them. We reserve the right to cancel a class at anytime. If that happens, for any reason, you will receive a full refund. In case of inclement weather, we will reschedule the class or give a full refund.