FUSING, MOSAICS, STAINED GLASS & MORE

BEGINNER STAINED GLASS CLASSES:

In this class, you will learn the basic techniques required to create a stained glass panel.  Learn how to cut and shape glass, how to foil and solder, and how to assemble your project for a beautiful completed stained glass panel, handmade by you!  For the cost of $225.00 (plus tax), it included 3 continuous weeks of instruction, a beginner’s stained glass pattern, glass and everything you need to complete your first project.  There are no additional costs!  Class meets once a week for three weeks – 3 hours session each class.  All beginner students will receive a 15% discount on week 3 of class to purchase your own materials and supplies.

Upcoming Class Schedule:

Tuesday, September 15 — September 29  from 6pm – 9pm

Saturday,  September 19 — October 3  from 12pm — 3pm

Tuesday, October 20 — November 3  from 6pm – 9pm

Saturday, October 24— November 7  from 12pm — 3pm

 

INTERMEDIATE STAINED GLASS CLASSES:

Take your stained glass to the next level!  Intermediate class will focus on perfecting your cutting, foiling, and soldering skills.  Learn advanced cutting techniques and how to frame your projects in different materials.  The cost of this class is $85.00 and sells out quickly!  Students will need to supply all tools and materials in this class.

Regular Sessions (5 weeks)
Tuesday, September 15 – October 13  from  6 pm — 9 pm  with Faith
Wednesday, September 16 – October 14   from  6 pm — 9 pm  with Karla
Thursday, September 17 – October 15  from  1 pm — 4 pm  with Phil

Regular Sessions (5 weeks)
Tuesday, October 20 – November 17 from  6 — 9pm with Faith
Wednesday,  October 21 – November 18 from  6 — 9pm with Karla
Thursday, October 22 – November 19 from  1 pm — 4 pm with Phil

 

Fall 2020 SPECIALTY CLASS SCHEDULE

INTRODUCTION TO FUSING

 

Wednesday, October 7

Wednesday, November 4

With Patti from 6:30 – 8:30 pm — $95

*Beginner Level*
In this two hour session, students will learn about the basics of glass fusing, and work with a variety of glass materials including glass frits, powders, and stringers.  You will complete your very own 6 inch square dish which will serve as a one-of-a-kind functional piece of art. The completed fired piece will be available for pick up the following week.  All materials are included.

 

GUEST TEACHER
JOSEPH CAVALIERI

Thursday, October 8th 9:00am-4:00pm
Friday, October 9th 9:00-6:00pm (Lecture from 4pm-6pm)
Saturday, October 10th 9:00-4:00pm
Sunday, October 11th 9:00-4:00pm
*ALL LEVELS WELCOME!*

Course Cost: $895
All Materials are Included

This master class appeals to students who know the basics of stained glass and want to take their knowledge and skills to the next level. Participants will be illustrating a fable as well as learning and practicing many techniques.

A FUN class based on historic Aesop’s fables. Each student has a choice of a fable to base their work on, then with Cavalieri’s guidance, will sketch a plan for a glass panel measuring approximately 12”x 12”.

During the four day workshop, students will learn different processes to add imagery onto a glass surface using kiln fired enamel paints. No painting or drawing is experience needed, found images can be traced!

Techniques:
Stained Glass painting
Air-brushing (using an atomizer)
Pen-and-ink drawing
Sandblasting

3 Lectures included!!!
“Marketing for Artists”
“Advice on Art Residencies”
“My Glass Work”

 

Dichro Jewelery

Wednesday, October 14

6:00pm-9:00pm with Patti — $95

*Beginner Level* 

In this 2 hour course, students will learn a multitude of jewelry design techniques that can be achieved using dichroic glass.  Patti will demonstrate techniques such as reverse etching, using a dremel tool, and decal application.   A variety of methods for making your fused dichroic pieces wearable art will be covered as well.  Students will create two pendants.  All materials are included.  Introductory level fusing knowledge is required.

 

Spooky Fusing (1 day workshop)

Wednesday, October 21 

6pm – 9pm with Patti – $95

*Cutting Experience Required*

BOO! Come get in the Halloween spirit by making an awesome piece of art that you can treasure forever! In this 2 hour class, you will have the option to make a fused pumpkin, a mummy dish, or a fused ghost dish. Projects will be ready to be picked up the following week. All levels welcome. All materials are included.

 

 

STAINED GLASS SPIDER WEBS


Saturday,  October 24th  

10:00am-2:00pm w/ Jan -$85

*Beginner Level*

This class is the perfect 1 day class to get you in the spooky spirit! No cutting experience is required. All levels welcome!! Jan will teach you various methods for soldering as well as how to create a wired spider! All materials are included.

METAL OVERLAY

Saturday, November 7th

Saturday, November 21st

10:00AM – 2:00PM  with Jan Kirchoff  $85

*Cutting and soldering experience required*

Learn how to create a detailed image in foil by creating a dimensional effect!  Take your stained glass to the next level with foil overlay.

 

GEOMETRIC SUNCATCHER