Glass on the Move

Instructor:  Brad Walker

Saturday, July 10 to Monday, July 12, 2021
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Don’t just sit still!  Join us for an intensive, three day exploration of the principles of glass flow and displacement. 

We’ll start by exploring basic principles and creating samples eight different kinds of flow pieces.

Then we’ll take what we learned and refine our initial experiments by creating larger slabs and stacked pieces that flow in the kiln in unexpected ways.  Before it’s all done, you’ll have created eight smaller and two larger flow pieces that illustrate a myriad of ways that glass can move in the kiln.

Along the way we’ll also cover basic coldworking techniques, ways to get the most out of refractory materials and dams, and how to design firing schedules that will result in perfect pieces every time.

All experience levels are welcome, experience with glass cutting and fusing is definitely a bonus.

Price:  $450

10:00 to 4:00 first two days, 10:00 to 3:00 the third day.

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Registration must be made prior to the start of all courses. A deposit of one half the course tuition must be paid at the time of registration, with the balance due thirty days prior to the beginning of the course. No space can be held without payment, and spaces will be held on a first-come, first-saved basis.

Once registered, you will receive a written confirmation. You will also be notified of tools required for the course and given any other relevant information. Please notify us if you do not hear from us by one week prior to the class.

Registration may be made by email, by fax, or by regular mail. To register by email, simply click here.  We’ll get back to you to confirm a spot in the class and to pass on information about how to make your tuition payment or deposit. If you prefer to register by fax, or regular mail, please use our official registration form.

Click here to download the registration form This is a PDF file.

Cancellation policy: A full refund, less a $25 processing fee, will be made if you cancel more than 30 days prior to the course. If you cancel less than 30 days prior to the course, a refund (less processing fee) will be made ONLY if we are able to fill your space. On the rare occasion that we need to cancel a course, we will refund all fees paid. We will make every attempt to notify you of cancellation more than one week prior to the course.

Please contact us if you have questions or would like more information about our classes.