Join us and make beautiful glass ornaments to decorate your home or to give as gifts. Using glass tubes filled with your favorite colors, you will heat them in a torch and blow them into one-of-a-kind wonders. This class is a great activity for friends and family.
Beginning Glass Bootcamp
In this introductory class, you will be acquainted with the glass shop. Safety, equipment, and beginning skills will be covered. Students will be taught how to melt and form glass around a mandrel to create beads and sculpture work.
Introduction to Implosions
In this 5 hour class you will learn the beauty of boro glass. The class will include safety information, about 2 hours of instruction and a short break. The rod implosion technique is a great starting place to begin your glass experience.
Students will learn the vast decorative techniques by making beads and will move into sculptural work making organic forms like fish and flowers. This 4 week class is a comprehensive introduction to the art of lampwork glass. Leave this class with pieces to seriously impress your friends or to use in other projects.
Bead Weaving: Oglala Butterfly
Come and learn this beautiful Native American pattern. No experience necessary, and you'll receive all the tools and materials you will need in the class for a seed bead only piece. If you would like to incorporate stones or crystals, they are available for an extra fee (or you may bring your own).