Borosilicate Part C: Advanced Solid Work
Instructor Bronwen Heilman
November 15, 2016
See session dates below
Borosilicate Part C is a continuation of Borosilicate Part B. Over the next four classes, you’ll focus on solid borosilicate with more advanced techniques. This class is also stepping stone to other more advanced workshops.
- More color techniques
- Advanced compression
- Advanced color applications
- Shaping gathers
- Fuming with Silver and Gold
- Achieving proper color from ambers/purples
- Pattern techniques
- Spinning Tops
- Geometric shapes
- Advanced implosions
- Advanced sculpture
- Dichroic use in Vortex Marbles
- Dichroic use without “burn-out”
Each class allows you to practice these skills in the studio and use them to create a variety of items you can take home with you each night. Borosilicate B or instructor approval is required to take this course.
Some classes require protective eye wear (eye wear provided by SGS). All students required to wear closed toed-shoes.
Session I: September 7 – September 13, 2016 / Days Vary / 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m., Session II: November 15 – December 6, 2016 / 4 Tuesdays / 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.