Glassmaking Classes at The Studio

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An In-Depth Introduction to Venetian Techniques

Classes

Date: 
June 10 - 15, 2019
Season: 
Summer
Technique: 
Glassblowing
Level: 
Intermediate
Duration: 
One-Week Session

Build a firm foundation in the basic movements of Venetian-style glassblowing, focusing on well–formed and thinly–blown vessel bodies, excellent necks, delicate mereses, and blown feet and stems. Once students have mastered these techniques, they will proceed to making canes and studying caneworking processes. Objects from the Museum’s collection will be closely studied—initially to frustrate, and then to inspire.

One year of glassblowing experience is required.

$875.00

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Instructor

William Gudenrath

William Gudenrath is a glassblower, scholar, author, lecturer, and teacher. He is recognized internationally as one of the foremost authorities on glassmaking techniques of the ancient world...