Make Glass Beads: Intro to Lampworking

When: March 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Beadology Iowa, 220 E Washington St, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA

Make Glass Beads: Introduction to Lampworking: Making glass beads is great fun and an opportunity to play with fire in a controlled and supportive environment. This class will teach you the art of lampworking, a[...]

When:
March 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
2018-03-03T10:00:00-06:00
2018-03-03T14:00:00-06:00
Where:
Beadology Iowa
220 E Washington St
Iowa City, IA 52240
USA
Cost:
98
Contact:
Karen Kubby
3193381566
Make Glass Beads:  Intro to Lampworking @ Beadology Iowa | Iowa City | Iowa | United States

Make Glass Beads: Introduction to Lampworking: Making glass beads is great fun and an opportunity to play with fire in a controlled and supportive environment. This class will teach you the art of lampworking, a technique of using a torch and melting glass rods to create various shapes. Safety and appropriate equipment handling are emphasized. Your beads will need to stay in a kiln overnight to be annealed. No experience needed. Instructor: Karen Kubby.

NOTE: Participants must be at least 15 years old.

This class serves as a pre-requisite for Masking in Glass on Saturday, March 17. Take both Make Glass Beads and Masking in Glass and be awarded double points.

Registration is $98 and includes all materials, instruction, use of studio and tools, and annealing. Register in person, via phone at 319 338-1566, or on-line.