Make Glass Beads: Intro to Lampworking

When: September 16, 2017 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Beadology Iowa, 220 E. Washington St.

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:
September 16, 2017 @ 10:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2017-09-16T22:00:00-05:00
2017-09-16T22:00:00-05:00
Where:
Beadology Iowa
220 E. Washington St.
Cost:
98
Contact:
Karen Kubby
3193381566
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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 previous experience necessary.

Instructor: Karen Kubby

NOTE: Participants must be at least 15 years old.

This class serves as a pre-requisite for Flower Power on September 22. Take both Make Glass Beads and Flower Power 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.