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Beginner Glass Blowing - Winter Votives

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The Foundry

298 Northampton Street

Buffalo, NY 14208

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Glass Blowing For Beginners

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 season.

What you'll learn:
Heating glass
Forming using a mold
Pipe turning
Proper glass blowing stances.
Pipe/Body/Hand positioning
Pulling and shaping hot glass

Other skills covered:

Point Turning
Marvering
Resetting point on center
Basic glass balancing

Class Cost: $55 (all materials included)
Class Size: Min 2/ Max 6
Ages: 18+
Please review our Cancellation Policy

*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.

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