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Intro to Boro – 3 days (March 17, 24 & 31)

March 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until March 31, 2019

$240 – $310

Introduction to Borosilicate Glass – (March 17, 24, 31)

$240.00$310.00

Instructor: Bronwen Heilman
March 17, 24, 31
3 Sundays 12noon-3PM

Introduction to Borosilicate:
This class is for the beginning boro worker who wants to learn the craft of flame working. Or for a previous student who want more time at the torch with more instruction.

This class is 3 classes long which comes out to 9 hours of instruction!

In this class you will learn one handed rotation, two handed rotation and how to make a gather. You will also become proficient at making and using a punty. Learn how to stripe down color, how to ‘read the heat,’ how to create hot seals, and how to make small sculptures. You will also learn about special tools, and how to set up a studio in your own space.

Some projects may include: mushroom pendants, implosions pendants, sculptures, marbles and more. No experience required to take this class. 

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Description

CLASS NOTES:
Material expenses are not included in the class price. Material fee is 30.00 for this class.
What to Wear:
Cotton or natural material tops and pants.  Long pants are preferred.   Close toe shoes.  Hair pulled back.  We have all of the tools you will need to start your journey with flame worked glass beads.  
Practice:
After your first class you are welcome to sign up for practice time during our discounted open studio times on Wednesdays from 5PM-9PM and  Thursdays from 12PM-4PM.

Additional information

Notice:

Class is subject to cancellation if minimum number of students is not met.

 

Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$240 – $310
Event Category:

Venue

Sonoran Glass School
633 W. 18th Street
Tucson, AZ 85701-2553 United States
Phone:
(520) 884-7814
Website:
www.sonoranglass.org