Flameworking: Introduction to Borosilicate Glass

october, 2016

22oct10:00 am4:00 pmFlameworking: Introduction to Borosilicate GlassAges: 16 and above

Event Details

Flameworking: Introduction to Borosilicate Glass
October 22, Saturday
10am to 4pm
Location: Flameworking Studio
Ages: 16 and above
Class Limit: 3
Class Minimum: 2
Class Fee: $210
Registration Closing: October 15
Instructor: James F. Byrnes

Learn about the art of flameworking beginning with information pertaining to general shop safety and proper equipment usage to shaping borosilicate glass. Instruction and supporting demonstrations will focus primarily on technique. Working with borosilicate glass participants will become familiar with its flow characteristics, how to judge and control temperature and how to control for the effects of gravity. Important elements of structural integrity as it pertains to glass projects will be addressed. Class projects will include making a bird and a snail.

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Please note: Registration is not confirmed until it is processed and you have received a confirmation email from the education coordinator. Seats are limited and booked on a first come, first reserve basis.


(Saturday) 10:00 am - 4:00 pm