Kiln Formed (Fused) Glass Projects

Note: Pre-requisite is Glass Artist for the Day or equivalent with staff approval.

Level One $75

Picture Frame(s):

In this session, you will make one large or two small picture frames. All instruction, tools and materials are included. Participants will be given instruction on how to assemble glass onto frames during class. Class is approximately 1 1/2 hours. Fused glass pieces will be ready to be picked up approximately one week after class and then frames can be assembles by participants at home.

Set of 4 Coasters:

In this class, you’ll create a set of unique and distinguished coasters of your own design. Examples using flat glass, stringers and  frits and will be available for inspiration a the beginning of class. Class is approximately 1 1 /2 hours.  Participants need to pick up project one week after class date.

8″ Sushi-style Plate or Cheese Plate

In this class, you will create your design for a curved plate that is functional and decorative or a flat Cheese Plate. Students may decide which project to make at the beginning of class. Examples using flat glass, stringers, frits and powders will be available for inspiration.  Class is approximately 1 1 /2 hours. Participants need to pick up project one week after class date.

Holiday Ornaments

In this class, you will create 4 holiday ornaments inspired by the examples available.  Pre-cut base materials to make Snowflakes, Gingerbread men/women, etc.  will be provided as well. Class is approximately 1 1/2 hours. Participants need to pick up project one week after class date.

Level Two $105

Glass Clock:

In this class, you’ll receive instruction on how to design a real working clock and then you can create your own one-of-a-kind time piece. All instruction, use of tools and materials are included. Fused glass must be fired first and then staff will drill a hole to insert the clock works.  Please allow 10 days after to class for completion. Class is approximately 1 1/2 hours.

10″ Plate w/ colored glass base:

In this class, you will choose from a number of base glass colors that will be pre-cut and ready for you when you arrive to class. Color choices will be emailed to individuals prior to class and based on available inventory and specific viscosity.  You will then be able to create your design using flat glass, stringers, and frits.  Class is approximately 1 1 /2 hours. Participants need to pick up project one week after class date.

Dichro Snowflakes:

In this class, you will create 3 snowflakes – choosing from various patterns. Delicate pieces of Dichroic glass (the shiny metallic pieces!) will be available for you to embellish your snowflakes so they shine and sparkle in the light.  These make a wonderful gift.  Class is approximately 1 1 /2 hours. Participants need to pick them up one week after class date.