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Online Course: An Introduction to Creating Colored Glass in a Furnace


June 30 - July 14, 2021 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Professional Practice
All Levels

Take your first steps in the life-long pursuit of understanding the chemistry and processes of creating molten color pots in the furnace. Topics covered will include color recipes, material sourcing, material management, safety, and furnace considerations. This course will step students through successful mixing and loading processes. No glassmaking experience is required.

The class will be delivered via weekly video conferences that incorporate live presentations and class discussions. Classes take place Wednesdays, 12–1:30 PM EST, beginning June 30, 2021. Students registered for this course should have a reliable internet connection during class hours and a computer or tablet that can support video and audio communication. All students will have an online orientation with Studio staff prior to June 30 to ensure connectivity. If this class is full, we encourage you to email your name and phone number to [email protected] to be added to the waiting list. For more information, please contact The Studio at +1 607.438.5100 or [email protected].

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Harry Seaman

Harry Seaman is facility manager at The Studio, where he regularly teaches beginning and advanced glassblowing courses. He received his BFA from Alfred University. Seaman works mainly with furnace...