Some Like It Hot: Combing and More

Instructor:  Brad Walker

Saturday, June 12 to Sunday, June 13, 2021
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Combing, or manipulating molten glass in the kiln, is one of the most exciting kiln processes.

We’ll learn how to do it safely, with the goal of creating and completing a large combed platter like the one at left. We’ll also try our hand at a high temperature melts such as pot and wire melts.

Here’s a perfect opportunity to learn about high temperature firing in a safe, secure environment. In addition to getting the chance to reach inside the kiln and manipulate molten glass, we’ll also learn about finishing our pieces and taking them from flat blank to final work of art.

Familiarity with glass cutting and with basic fusing and slumping techniques is recommended, but not essential. All materials will be provided.

All levels, two days      $295
10:00 to 4:00 first day, 10:00 to 3:00 last 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.

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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.

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