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An Introduction to Borosilicate


March 5 - May 7, 2020 7:00pm to 10:00pm
All Levels
Ten-Week Session

Students will engage in a progressive and educational journey, which introduces them to borosilicate glass and a wide variety of techniques to manipulate this material. New techniques will be introduced each week to allow students to build and develop a strong foundation of technical mastery. Beginning with a comprehensive understanding of hot versus cold connections, students will progress through canework, cocooning and lace work, fuming, figurative sculpture, flora sculpting, 2-D sculpting, bridging, 2-D to 3-D assemblage and hollow sculpting. Students will have the option to create and develop multi-week personal projects. Class time will be divided between instructional demonstrations and supervised work time. This class meets on Thursday evenings for ten weeks beginning March 5, 2020. This class uses borosilicate (hard) glass. All levels of experience are welcome.

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Stephen Brucker is a glass artist who lives and works in Camillus, New York. Brucker received his MFA in 2012 from the Rochester Institute of Technology and his BFA from SUNY Oswego in 2005. In...