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Glass 200 - Shaping & Decorating

Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Monday, December 16, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)

Glass 200 - Shaping & Decorating

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This ticket grants admission to Glass 200: Shaping & Decorating at Artisan's Asylum. It does not cover the cost of materials.
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Event Details


Description:

You've gotten comfortable with the first major principle of working with hot glass... you can melt it. Looking for the next step? This class will introduce you to new materials, tools, and techniques that will expand the range of what you can create with molten glass.

Class Goals:

In this class, students will be introduced to powders, foils, and frits, all additive materials, and to presses and other tools, and the techniques required to incorporate them into your molten glass work. Students will come out with new skills and new ideas to play with!

Prerequisites:

This class is designed for those who have already taken a 100 level glass class or its equivalent: you should have at least a few hours' experience working with molten glass before you start the class. 

Students must be at least 18 years old.

Materials Provided:

The $20 materials fee covers the cost of materials and wear on the tools. All materials and tools will be provided by the instructor and the Asylum.

What to Bring:

$20 materials fee, payable to the instructor by cash or check, and water in a sealable container. Please wear closed-toe shoes and clothing made of natural materials.

Instructor Biography:

Joanne & Mike Soroka


This class is taught by Joanne and Michael Soroka. Joanne has been melting glass for over a decade and was trained by well known Venetian lamp workers and some of the up and coming American glass rock stars of today. She is unstoppable. Her son, Michael, has several years of experience working with glass and has helped make a working invisible glass submarine.




Event Time:

Monday, December 16, 7-9:30pm


REFUNDS: We offer full refunds for any class cancellations more than three days in advance of the class start date. After that point refunds are contingent upon the Asylum being able to fill the seat. No refunds whatsoever are offered for same-day cancellations. To request a refund for a class, please fill out this form.

CANCELLATIONS: Your class may be cancelled if too few people register. A decision will be made a few days before the class is scheduled to run, and you will be notified of the cancellation and your registration refunded in full.


Have questions about Glass 200 - Shaping & Decorating? Contact Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

When & Where


Artisan's Asylum
10 Tyler Street
Somerville, MA 02143

Monday, December 16, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)


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Organizer

Artisan's Asylum, Inc.

Artisan's Asylum is a community fabrication and makerspace near Union Square, Somerville MA, that is dedicated to making creativity a way of life. It does this by maintaining a community workshop, training its members in the use of all of its professional-grade equipment, and hosting events promoting the learning and practicing of craft and creative expression.

 

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