Glassmaking Classes at The Studio

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Online Course: Inside the Rakow Research Library


July 6 - 20, 2021 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Glass History
All Levels

During three weekly online classes, students will gain an insightful look into the rich collection of the Rakow Research Library at the Corning Museum of Glass. Hear from librarians as they share highlights from the Library’s archives and special collections and more. Students will learn how best to access materials in the world’s foremost library on the art and history of glass and glassmaking, both remotely and on site. This course is suitable for glassmakers, art enthusiasts, historians, and novices alike. 

The class will be delivered via weekly video conferences that incorporate live presentations and class discussions. Classes take place Tuesdays, 7–8:30 PM EST, beginning July 6, 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 July 6 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].

4 spots available.
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Regan Brumagen

As the Associate Librarian for Public Services at the Rakow Research Library, Regan Brumagen coordinates reference, instruction and visitor services, and provides expertise and leadership in...

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Colleen McFarland Rademaker joined the Rakow Research Library as an Associate Librarian in Special Collections in 2017. Currently serving on the Society of American Archivists Publications Board,...

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Kevin Reynolds joined the Rakow Research Library in 2020 as the Chief Librarian. He is responsible for leading the Library, including print and digital collection development and management,...

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Joe Schill began working full time at the Rakow Research Library in 2020 as an Archivist and is responsible for processing archival collections, creating finding aids and managing the Museum’s web...