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Due to the winter storm projections, The Corning Museum of Glass will operate under a three-hour delay and will be open from noon to 5 pm on Sunday, January 20. The Rakow Library will be closed. The Museum and Library will return to normal hours and full operations on Monday, January 21 at 9 am.

Glassmaking Classes at The Studio

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Shape Up!


April 13, 2019 9:00am to 4:00pm
One-Day Workshop

Students will learn strategies to help them with soft glass bead shaping and marvering. This class will cover eleven basic bead shapes in multiple sizes. Heat management will be stressed. Students will also learn how to combine these shapes to make more complicated forms. This class uses soda lime (soft) glass.

Basic bead making will not be taught; students must be able to put glass on the mandrel and make a basic bead.

8 spots available.
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Phil Rogerson

Phil Rogerson began flameworking in 2008, when he accompanied his wife, Lisa, to a glass beadmaking class at The Studio. An engineer by profession and artist by avocation, Rogerson was drawn to...