Fused Glass Jewelry: Introduction to Fused Glass by Starting Small image

Fused Glass Jewelry: Introduction to Fused Glass by Starting Small

Length: 3h.

Limit 8 Adult Students. Working small is a great way to explore the art of glass fusing. In this class you will create your own wearable art pieces using opalescent, transparent and dichroic glasses! You will learn fundamentals of the process along with how to use glass studio tools, drill holes in glass, how to do chemical bonding and basic wire wrapping techniques will be covered. Various fusing techniques will be explored including how to incorporate pure silver into your design, working with part sheets and creating a reaction. On day three we will cover how to finish your designs post firing. You will create a bracelet, 2 pendants and 2 pair of earrings. Great for beginners or returning students! Safety starts at home, please wear long pants with closed heeled/toed shoes. Required. $45 material fee.