Fusing & Hot Glass

Fusing & Hot Glass

We are always trying to keep things interesting with the best, newest and most creative techniques and ideas. Check out the newest of our new classes here as well as highlighted favorites. Learn fusing, slumping, burnout, use of frits, powders, reactive glass, metal and many other techniques. Create everything from jewelry to sushi dishes and more.

04/21: Building Cutting Skills (1 Day) Saturday, 2-5pm

Glass cutting can be a challenge! But learn to score like a pro with the tips you'll get in this class. We'll discuss the ergonomics, physics, chemistry of glass & it's cutting tools so you'll gain a deeper understanding of why glass behaves the way it does. You'll be able to practice cutting as well and be introduced to new handy accessories that make life a lot easier! Glass cutting experience is needed.

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05/20 Vitrograph Kiln Training w/ Julie Orchard 10-1pm

Learn how to prepare a pot for pulling, safety and set up, kiln times, temperatures, and to pull your own custom stringers, twisted cane, and murrine to incorporate into later works! This hot glass class is exciting and will open up new doors in your fusing adventure. This workshop is prepping you for Vitrograph Kiln Rental to pull on your own!

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05/26 CFE Painting Party 2-5pm

Join us for a fun 3 hour workshop exploring the techniques of Colors for Earth Paints! We will dive into shading, detailing, fill, blending and so much more! Students will create a 4x4 glass tile and a fused sample color palette.

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