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Some Like it Cold: The Art of the Grind


March 7 - May 9, 2019 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Cold Working
All Levels
Ten-Week Session

Learn how to carve, shape, polish, embellish, and finish glass by working with the lathes, lap wheels, and other cold–shop tools. Explore pattern making 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. This class meets on Thursday evenings for ten weeks beginning March 7th. 

No glassworking experience is required. All skill levels welcome.

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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...