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Event Category: Classes / Workshops
Explore the fundamentals of glass blowing. Students select from different color options (not only orange) and create a 3-4 inch pumpkin 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 bounty for the Hallowen and/or Thanksgiving 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: $50 (all materials included)
Class Size: Min 2/ Max 6
Ages: 16+ with signed waiver