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Event Category: Classes & Workshops
Explore the fundamentals of glass blowing. Students create a 3-4 inch hanging vessel for a votive candle with the help of Glass Shop instructor, Jason Dederich.
Glass blowing is an art and the craft takes time to master. This session enables participants to join with a small group to get a sense of the process. Learn more about blowing fine glass by working with Jason to form your own luminous creation for the holiday season.
What you’ll learn:
Forming using a mold
Proper glass blowing stances.
Pulling and shaping hot glass
Other skills covered:
Resetting point on center
Basic glass balancing
Class Cost: $55 (all materials included)
Class Size: Min 2/ Max 6
*Glass objects must be annealed overnight and can be picked up during the work week 1-6pm Mon-Thurs*
PLEASE WEAR WORK CLOTHES MADE FROM NATURAL FIBERS FOR THIS SESSION.