Glassmaking Classes at The Studio

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Cane & Murrine Made for Fusers

Classes

Date: 
August 26 - 31, 2019
Season: 
Summer
Technique: 
Kiln Working and Glassblowing
Level: 
All Levels
Duration: 
One-Week Session

Make cane and murrine out of fusible sheet glass, compatible with all of your colors! Fusers and kiln formers can experience the satisfying process of designing beautiful cane or murrine to use in their glass work. Class time will be divided between the fusing studio and the hot shop. We’ll start our set-ups in the fusing studio then move to the hot shop to pull our creations into cane. This is a fun and efficient process. Students will be amazed at how their work will improve by adding these design elements that are not usually available to kiln formers. Discussion will cover ways to continue these techniques in your home studio, the equipment you will need, and strategies for recycling your scrap glass.

No glassworking experience is necessary, however, hot shop experience is useful.

$875.00

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Instructor

Mark Ditzler

Mark Ditzler, a Seattle-based artist specializing in kiln-fired glass for art and architecture, has taught classes around the world, including The Studio in Corning. He has degrees in fine art and...

Gayla Lee

Gayla Lee has been working in glass for 12 years. She apprenticed with Baltimore glassblower Anthony Corradetti and has taken many glassblowing and kiln-forming classes at The Studio. Lee was The...