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Some Like it Cold: The Art of the Grind


May 16 - 17, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Cold Working
All Levels
Weekend Workshop

Learn how to carve, shape, polish, embellish, and finish glass by working with the lathes, lap wheels, and other cold-shop tools. Explore patternmaking and traditional techniques through demonstrations and guided practice, which illustrates the efficient grinding and polishing of flat and curved surfaces. Surface carving techniques will be used to create a variety of decorative effects on glass. Students will leave the class with the foundation to coldwork their glass like a pro. No glassworking experience is required.

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Chris Giordano

Chris Giordano has been working with glass since 2006, having studied glassblowing at Franklin Pierce University in New Hampshire. Since then, he creates works of his own as an independent artist...