Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201
Apr
2
1:00 PM13:00

Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201

Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201 (4-weeks)
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from 280.00

This in-depth 4-week class will cover:

• Raking and Boiling

• Kiln-carving

• New pattern bar techniques and volume calculations

• Advanced cutting techniques (curves, circles, thin strips)

• More detailed kiln schedules

You will make 2 finished 8” pieces and parts pieces you can use at a later date. Come away with new and detailed knowledge you can take back to your studio and/or use when you rent time at CGC. 

Materials provided are kiln firings, cutters, runners, mosaic nippers, rulers, glue, thin fire, fiber paper, pens, paper, strip cutters, and grozing pliers, stringers, frit and scrap glass. You will also receive 3 pieces of 9" x 9" sheet glass and 2 pieces of 6” x 6” (clear, white and one color). More sheet glass may be purchased from the instructor during class or monitor during Open Studio.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost. If you want to work on your own projects, not class projects, during these sessions all you pay for is kiln time.

Tuesdays 1-3:30pm

April 2, 9, 16 & 30

Non-Members: $295

Members: $280

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Fine Silver Fused Stack Rings
Apr
6
11:00 AM11:00

Fine Silver Fused Stack Rings

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Learn how to make silver stack rings using fine silver wire (.999%), design stamps and a torch. You will make at least 4 to 5 rings depending on the size you choose. No prior experience necessary. Instructor: Sue Wade

Saturday April 6th, 11am-2pm

 

Members: $125

Non-members: $135

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Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201
Apr
9
1:00 PM13:00

Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201

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Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201 (4-weeks)
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This in-depth 4-week class will cover:

• Raking and Boiling

• Kiln-carving

• New pattern bar techniques and volume calculations

• Advanced cutting techniques (curves, circles, thin strips)

• More detailed kiln schedules

You will make 2 finished 8” pieces and parts pieces you can use at a later date. Come away with new and detailed knowledge you can take back to your studio and/or use when you rent time at CGC. 

Materials provided are kiln firings, cutters, runners, mosaic nippers, rulers, glue, thin fire, fiber paper, pens, paper, strip cutters, and grozing pliers, stringers, frit and scrap glass. You will also receive 3 pieces of 9" x 9" sheet glass and 2 pieces of 6” x 6” (clear, white and one color). More sheet glass may be purchased from the instructor during class or monitor during Open Studio.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost. If you want to work on your own projects, not class projects, during these sessions all you pay for is kiln time.

Tuesdays 1-3:30pm

April 2, 9, 16 & 30

Non-Members: $295

Members: $280

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Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201
Apr
16
1:00 PM13:00

Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201

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Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201 (4-weeks)
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This in-depth 4-week class will cover:

• Raking and Boiling

• Kiln-carving

• New pattern bar techniques and volume calculations

• Advanced cutting techniques (curves, circles, thin strips)

• More detailed kiln schedules

You will make 2 finished 8” pieces and parts pieces you can use at a later date. Come away with new and detailed knowledge you can take back to your studio and/or use when you rent time at CGC. 

Materials provided are kiln firings, cutters, runners, mosaic nippers, rulers, glue, thin fire, fiber paper, pens, paper, strip cutters, and grozing pliers, stringers, frit and scrap glass. You will also receive 3 pieces of 9" x 9" sheet glass and 2 pieces of 6” x 6” (clear, white and one color). More sheet glass may be purchased from the instructor during class or monitor during Open Studio.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost. If you want to work on your own projects, not class projects, during these sessions all you pay for is kiln time.

Tuesdays 1-3:30pm

April 2, 9, 16 & 30

Non-Members: $295

Members: $280

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Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201
Apr
30
1:00 PM13:00

Fusing Forward: Glass Fusing 201

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from 280.00

This in-depth 4-week class will cover:

• Raking and Boiling

• Kiln-carving

• New pattern bar techniques and volume calculations

• Advanced cutting techniques (curves, circles, thin strips)

• More detailed kiln schedules

You will make 2 finished 8” pieces and parts pieces you can use at a later date. Come away with new and detailed knowledge you can take back to your studio and/or use when you rent time at CGC. 

Materials provided are kiln firings, cutters, runners, mosaic nippers, rulers, glue, thin fire, fiber paper, pens, paper, strip cutters, and grozing pliers, stringers, frit and scrap glass. You will also receive 3 pieces of 9" x 9" sheet glass and 2 pieces of 6” x 6” (clear, white and one color). More sheet glass may be purchased from the instructor during class or monitor during Open Studio.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost. If you want to work on your own projects, not class projects, during these sessions all you pay for is kiln time.

Tuesdays 1-3:30pm

April 2, 9, 16 & 30

Non-Members: $295

Members: $280

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Boho Bracelet & Earrings
May
11
11:00 AM11:00

Boho Bracelet & Earrings

Boho Bracelet & Earrings
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In this class you will learn to create individual copper links to form the base of a cool Boho style bracelet and pair of earrings. Along with the links you will create wire wrapped beads  and stamped metal components to link on to the base creating the design of your choice. It’s the perfect experience to share with the Mom in your life.

We will add an antique copper patina to all components and add a verdigris patina to the leaf. All materials are included in class fee. Ages 16+

Saturday May 11th, 11am-2pm

$125 Members

$135 Non-Members

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Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)
May
12
3:00 PM15:00

Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)

Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)
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Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)
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Join us for our new workshop and make your own fused glass wind chimes or suncatchers! On the first day use a beautiful selection of vibrant colors to create the parts for your chimes and catchers. You will learn how to safely cut and assemble glass. The second day is for putting all the pieces together. Learn basic wire working and assembling techniques. All materials provided. No experience required. Perfect for a family and/or friends outing! 12+

You will be making a 3 strand wind chime/ sun catcher with 4-6 pieces per strand. You may add extra strands for $15 ea.

Saturdays, 3-5pm

May 5th and 12th

 

Members: $135

Non-members: $150

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Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)
May
19
to May 26

Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)

Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)
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Wind Chimes and Sun Catchers (2 Day)
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Join us for our new workshop and make your own fused glass wind chimes or suncatchers! On the first day use a beautiful selection of vibrant colors to create the parts for your chimes and catchers. You will learn how to safely cut and assemble glass. The second day is for putting all the pieces together. Learn basic wire working and assembling techniques. All materials provided. No experience required. Perfect for a family and/or friends outing! 12+

You will be making a 3 strand wind chime/ sun catcher with 4-6 pieces per strand. You may add extra strands for $15 ea.

Saturdays, 3-5pm

May 5th and 12th

 

Members: $135

Non-members: $150

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Nested Wire and Glass Bead Ring - Wire Working 101 (1 day)
Jul
21
10:30 AM10:30

Nested Wire and Glass Bead Ring - Wire Working 101 (1 day)

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Join us for our first wire working workshop! Learn how to wire wrap a beautiful glass bead and gain excellent beginning wire working skills. Glass beads will be provided as well as all materials and tools.

You will walk away from this class with your ring on your finger. Learn how to correctly size your ring and how to use a variety of wire working tools. No experience required. This is a pre-requisite for wire working 201 which will be offered this fall. Ages 14+

Instructor- Maribeth Morby

Saturday July 21, 1-5pm

Non-Members $85

Members $75

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Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Mar
19
6:30 PM18:30

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
from 275.00

In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2-3 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, transparent color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, colorful scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost.

No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome. Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

Thursdays , 6:30-9 pm

April 18, 25 and May 2, 9

and

May 23, 30 and June 6, 13

Non-Members: $295

Members: $275

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BYOB 9" Mandala Bowl
Mar
15
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB 9" Mandala Bowl

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Make a stunning large fused glass Mandala bowl using a variety of colorful glass frit and decals. The waterslide decals fire to a henna color that highlights the lines of the mandala design. The colorful back of the bowl looks like stained glass. All materials included and no experience necessary. Ages 21+

 Perfect for a date night or friends’ night out!

Friday, March 15

6:30-8:30pm

Non-Members: $95

Members: $85

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New! Woven Glass Bowl
Mar
13
6:30 PM18:30

New! Woven Glass Bowl

New! Woven Glass Bowl (2 day)
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Learn the art of weaving with glass! In the new class we will concentrate on cutting strips and prepping the for the kiln on the first day. The second day we will combine the strips, stringers and noodles into a beautiful and textural piece using transparent and opaque glass to give depth and textile-like quality. The pieces will then be slumped into a variety of forms to look like fabric. Your piece will be 8" x 8". All materials and firings are included. No experience needed.

Instructor, Leslie Speicher

Wednesdays, 6:30-9pm

March 6 and 13

Non-Members $185

Members $175

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Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Mar
12
6:30 PM18:30

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
from 275.00

In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2-3 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, transparent color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, colorful scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost.

No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome. Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

Thursdays , 6:30-9 pm

April 18, 25 and May 2, 9

and

May 23, 30 and June 6, 13

Non-Members: $295

Members: $275

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Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
Mar
10
1:00 PM13:00

Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm

Glass Fusing- Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
from 50.00

Choose from several sizes and shape options and spend part of your Sunday with us creating your own beautiful fused glass piece.

Materials provided in the flat fee include all tools, kiln firings, instruction, colorful scrap and accessory glass and two pieces of clear or white base glass.

Pieces may be picked up in 1-2 weeks.

DATES AND TIMES:

Sundays 1-3pm

January 13, 27

February 10, 24

March 10

AVAILABLE SIZES:

5" square plate: $50

6" square plate: $60

4" x 12" tray: $70

5" x 10" tray: $75

8" square plate $80

8" round bowl: $85

10" square plate $100

10" round bowl: $110

12" square plate: $120

12" round bowl: $125

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New! Woven Glass Bowl
Mar
6
6:30 PM18:30

New! Woven Glass Bowl

New! Woven Glass Bowl (2 day)
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Learn the art of weaving with glass! In the new class we will concentrate on cutting strips and prepping the for the kiln on the first day. The second day we will combine the strips, stringers and noodles into a beautiful and textural piece using transparent and opaque glass to give depth and textile-like quality. The pieces will then be slumped into a variety of forms to look like fabric. Your piece will be 8" x 8". All materials and firings are included. No experience needed.

Instructor, Leslie Speicher

Wednesdays, 6:30-9pm

March 6 and 13

Non-Members $185

Members $175

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Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Mar
5
6:30 PM18:30

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
from 275.00

In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2-3 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, transparent color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, colorful scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost.

No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome. Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

Thursdays , 6:30-9 pm

April 18, 25 and May 2, 9

and

May 23, 30 and June 6, 13

Non-Members: $295

Members: $275

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Glass Bead Earrings: Intro to Flame-working
Mar
2
1:00 PM13:00

Glass Bead Earrings: Intro to Flame-working

Glass Bead Earrings: Intro to Flame-working
85.00

Do you love glass and jewelry? Great! Then this class is for you. In this 4-hour class, you will learn to make your own beautiful and colorful flame-worked glass beads. With one-on-one instruction, you will safely melt glass rods in a torch. Also, you will learn basic wire working and assemble your beads into a pair of your favorite earrings. Most students make 2 pairs of earrings.

All materials are included. Walk away from the class with your earrings in your ears and compliments all around! No experience necessary. This is a great introduction to glass flame-working and perfect for a Girl's Night Out! 16+. Wear cotton clothing and closed-toed shoes.

Saturday March, 2

1-5pm

$85

Minimum 2, Maximum 6

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BYOB- 10" Fused Glass Coral Bowls (1 day)
Feb
27
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB- 10" Fused Glass Coral Bowls (1 day)

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Like wispy arms emerging from the ocean floor coral bowls are stunning pieces. Fill with fruit, decorative items or simply leave it unadorned as an outstanding centerpiece.

Although it looks extremely complex with its delicate beauty it is really quite effortless to achieve. In this workshop you will learn the basics of how to safely cut and assemble flat class to create your elegant large 10”. Bowl made by CGC member Kalona Rego

No experience needed: Beginners welcome! All materials, kilns firings and tools are included.  Ages 21+

Wednesday, February 27

6:30-8:30pm

Non-Member: $95

Member: $85

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Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
Feb
24
1:00 PM13:00

Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm

Glass Fusing- Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
from 50.00

Choose from several sizes and shape options and spend part of your Sunday with us creating your own beautiful fused glass piece.

Materials provided in the flat fee include all tools, kiln firings, instruction, colorful scrap and accessory glass and two pieces of clear or white base glass.

Pieces may be picked up in 1-2 weeks.

DATES AND TIMES:

Sundays 1-3pm

January 13, 27

February 10, 24

March 10

AVAILABLE SIZES:

5" square plate: $50

6" square plate: $60

4" x 12" tray: $70

5" x 10" tray: $75

8" square plate $80

8" round bowl: $85

10" square plate $100

10" round bowl: $110

12" square plate: $120

12" round bowl: $125

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Torch Enameling, Decals & More (1 day)
Feb
23
11:00 AM11:00

Torch Enameling, Decals & More (1 day)

Torch Enameling, Decals & More (1 day)
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In this exciting new jewelry workshop you will learn how to use 80 mesh enamel powders, 6/20 frit and a torch to create lustrous enameled copper beads, head pins, and copper shapes. Applications of murrini, decals and glass threads will also be explored.

Class length is 4 hours. All materials are included in the class fee. No experience needed. 16+ Instructor: Sue Wade

Saturday June 22, 11am-3pm

Non-Member: $135

Member: $125

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BYOB - 9" Mandala Bowl
Feb
22
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB - 9" Mandala Bowl

BYOB - 9" Mandala Bowl
from 85.00

Make a stunning large fused glass Mandala bowl using a variety of colorful glass frit and decals. The waterslide decals fire to a henna color that highlights the lines of the mandala design. The colorful back of the bowl looks like stained glass. All materials included and no experience necessary. Ages 21+

 Perfect for a date night or friends’ night out!

Friday, March 15

6:30-8:30pm

Non-Members: $95

Members: $85

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Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Feb
12
6:30 PM18:30

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
from 275.00

In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2-3 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, transparent color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, colorful scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost.

No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome. Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

Thursdays , 6:30-9 pm

April 18, 25 and May 2, 9

and

May 23, 30 and June 6, 13

Non-Members: $295

Members: $275

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Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
Feb
10
1:00 PM13:00

Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm

Glass Fusing- Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
from 50.00

Choose from several sizes and shape options and spend part of your Sunday with us creating your own beautiful fused glass piece.

Materials provided in the flat fee include all tools, kiln firings, instruction, colorful scrap and accessory glass and two pieces of clear or white base glass.

Pieces may be picked up in 1-2 weeks.

DATES AND TIMES:

Sundays 1-3pm

January 13, 27

February 10, 24

March 10

AVAILABLE SIZES:

5" square plate: $50

6" square plate: $60

4" x 12" tray: $70

5" x 10" tray: $75

8" square plate $80

8" round bowl: $85

10" square plate $100

10" round bowl: $110

12" square plate: $120

12" round bowl: $125

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New! Fused Glass Stringer Plate
Feb
7
6:30 PM18:30

New! Fused Glass Stringer Plate

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Join us for our newest 2-hour introductory glass fusing class and learn how to bend colorful glass stringers with a flame! Create intricate patterns and designs using thin threads of glass along with other beautiful accessory glass. The possibilities are endless... The plate is 5" x 5" and the base glass is either clear or white.

All materials and firings are included in the class price and pieces can be picked up one week after class. Other glass base colors may be purchased.

Wear closed toe shoes. Ages 14+

$50 per ticket

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Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Feb
5
6:30 PM18:30

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
from 275.00

In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2-3 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, transparent color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, colorful scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost.

No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome. Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

Thursdays , 6:30-9 pm

April 18, 25 and May 2, 9

and

May 23, 30 and June 6, 13

Non-Members: $295

Members: $275

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Feb
2
5:00 PM17:00

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Join us on Dabble!

Didn't have a chance to make ornaments before the holidays? We're listing more just for you!

Get a taste of how to make your own blown glass ornaments in this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to safely blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction, you will then heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind holiday ornaments by blowing the glass. 

More expensive colors purple and gray can be purchased for $1 per ornament and pink is $2 per ornament.

Additional points may be purchased for $6 each (includes all materials except colors listed above).

After this workshop, you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites!

Age minimum is 14.
BYOB Ages 21+ 

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

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BYOB: Graphic Glass Coasters (Intro to Glass Fusing)
Feb
1
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB: Graphic Glass Coasters (Intro to Glass Fusing)

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Create a fab set of fused glass landing pads for your favorite beverages. Students will select design elements from our colorful selection of flat sheet glass and decals prepared with a wide range of patterns and images. You’ll make art you can toast to! You will learn how to safely cut and assemble glass into your design. You will make two 4in-square glass coasters that your guests will want to steal. Your pieces will be fired after the workshop and available for pickup at a later date. Perfect for a date night or Girls' Night out!

Ages 21 and up, feel free to BYOB! No previous experience necessary.

All materials included. If you want to make more coasters they are $15 each.

$50 per ticket

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BYOB- 10" Fused Glass Coral Bowls (1 day)
Jan
30
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB- 10" Fused Glass Coral Bowls (1 day)

BYOB- 10" Fused Glass Coral Bowls (1 day)
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Like wispy arms emerging from the ocean floor coral bowls are stunning pieces. Fill with fruit, decorative items or simply leave it unadorned as an outstanding centerpiece.

Although it looks extremely complex with its delicate beauty it is really quite effortless to achieve. In this workshop you will learn the basics of how to safely cut and assemble flat class to create your elegant large 10”. Bowl made by CGC member Kalona Rego

No experience needed: Beginners welcome! All materials, kilns firings and tools are included.  Ages 21+

Wednesday, February 27

6:30-8:30pm

Non-Member: $95

Member: $85

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Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Jan
29
6:30 PM18:30

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
from 275.00

In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2-3 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, transparent color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, colorful scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost.

No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome. Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

Thursdays , 6:30-9 pm

April 18, 25 and May 2, 9

and

May 23, 30 and June 6, 13

Non-Members: $295

Members: $275

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Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
Jan
27
1:00 PM13:00

Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm

Glass Fusing- Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
from 50.00

Choose from several sizes and shape options and spend part of your Sunday with us creating your own beautiful fused glass piece.

Materials provided in the flat fee include all tools, kiln firings, instruction, colorful scrap and accessory glass and two pieces of clear or white base glass.

Pieces may be picked up in 1-2 weeks.

DATES AND TIMES:

Sundays 1-3pm

January 13, 27

February 10, 24

March 10

AVAILABLE SIZES:

5" square plate: $50

6" square plate: $60

4" x 12" tray: $70

5" x 10" tray: $75

8" square plate $80

8" round bowl: $85

10" square plate $100

10" round bowl: $110

12" square plate: $120

12" round bowl: $125

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BYOB - 9" Mandala Bowl
Jan
25
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB - 9" Mandala Bowl

BYOB - 9" Mandala Bowl
from 85.00

Make a stunning large fused glass Mandala bowl using a variety of colorful glass frit and decals. The waterslide decals fire to a henna color that highlights the lines of the mandala design. The colorful back of the bowl looks like stained glass. All materials included and no experience necessary. Ages 21+

 Perfect for a date night or friends’ night out!

Friday, March 15

6:30-8:30pm

Non-Members: $95

Members: $85

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Jan
24
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Didn't have a chance to make ornaments before the holidays? We're listing more just for you!

Get a taste of how to make your own blown glass ornaments in this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to safely blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction, you will then heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind holiday ornaments by blowing the glass. 

More expensive colors purple and gray can be purchased for $1 per ornament and pink is $2 per ornament.

Additional points may be purchased for $6 each (includes all materials except colors listed above).

After this workshop, you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites!

Age minimum is 14.
BYOB Ages 21+ 

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

REGISTER HERE

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Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Jan
22
6:30 PM18:30

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

Not Your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
from 275.00

In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2-3 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, transparent color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, colorful scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

Students may come in for three 2-hour Open Studio sessions during the duration of the class at no cost.

No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome. Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

Thursdays , 6:30-9 pm

April 18, 25 and May 2, 9

and

May 23, 30 and June 6, 13

Non-Members: $295

Members: $275

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