Hugh Salkind, owner of Hugh Glass Studio, followed the traditional path to artistry by apprenticing under the American master Bob Snodgrass, and has been blowing glass since 1990. Salkind...
Fine Tune Your Torch Fundamentals
This class focuses on the manipulation of solid borosilicate rod and tubing to create jewelry, marbles, and sculptures. Students will learn the fundamentals of flameworking through hands-on torch work and demos. We will discuss safety, studio design, and tool usage, and study the principles of heat management, commercial color, and fuming with precious metals. No glassworking experience is required; advanced students also are welcome.