They're simple to make and so much fun to wear. You'll make two wire and bead rings, one with a disk as the focal and one as a lentil or square bead as the focal. It's a great class for beginners. The wire used for class is sterling silver and the glass beads handmade.
Fused Glass Tiles
In this beginning fusing class you'll make 4 glass tiles. This class is a great place to get started in your fusing/kiln forming education. We'll go over some basic but important information regarding glass and what you need to know to move forward. To create your designs on your tiles you'll use stringers and frit and sheet glass.
Beginning Glass Casting
You start with a slab of clay that you will create a form with. Could be a flat sculpture, could be a texturized surface. It's then covered with plaster. Once the plaster sets up, the clay is removed. Day two involves clean up and pres=p of the mold, glass selection, as well as determination of the quantity of glass required to cast the piece.
Metal Clay Charm Necklac
So much to learn and a fabulous necklace will be the result. There will be metal clay, simple mold making, soldering, and wire wrapping to help you create your one of a kind charm necklace. Everything is supplied for this 2 day, 12 hour class.
Silver Glass Bead Making
One of the next classes you'll want to take after your beginning class. We'll focus on silver glass, which is so beautiful and wonderful to work with. We'll reduce and encase and strike and make really lovely beads. All supplies and tools are provided for this 5 hour class. Just bring your desire to learn and your imagination.Note: