Glassmaking Classes at The Studio

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Solid Glass Sculpting


April 17 - 18, 2021 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop

Are you tired of making glass vessels? Does the thought of making another tumbler or bowl fill you with dread? Do you ever look at a vase and wish it looked more like a wombat? We have just the class for you! Get rid of those pesky blowpipes as you learn the finer points of pushing, pulling, pinching and shaping your way into becoming a glass sculptor. Learn how to add bits of hot glass to objects to transform them into creatures with a variety of stamps and crimps. Discover the finer points of the Oxy-Gas torch as you use it to spot heat areas of your creations to add detail. This is an intermediate glassblowing course. Students should have a basic understanding of the tools and process, keep glass on-center, and be able to marver.

For the wellbeing of all students and staff, The Studio workshops have been modified, class capacity has been reduced, and sanitizing and social distancing protocols have been introduced. Detailed information about these measures can be found on The Studio Health and Safety page.

Students registered for this class must comply with the New York State COVID-19 Travel Advisory and Museum guidelines. Because NY State strongly discourages non-essential interstate travel this class is currently only open to NY State residents. If this class is full or if you are an out-of-state resident, please email [email protected] with your name and phone number to be added to the waiting list. A health questionnaire and temperature scan will be required before attending class. Please call +1 607.438.5100 with any questions.

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Ross Delano

Ross Delano is a glassmaker who has been working with the material since 2005, when he was introduced to it at Franklin Pierce University while earning his BS in Business Administration. After...