Introduction to Glassblowing – May 13-14
May 13th & 14th, 2017
Saturday / 12:30-5:00PM
Sunday / 10:00-5:00PM
This course is an thorough introduction to the fundamentals of furnace glassblowing. Learn and practice essential movements such as how to gather glass from the furnace, how to blow a bubble, and how to shape hot glass.
By the end of class, students will have made 2 to 4 small pieces and gained an understanding of the fundamental properties of hot glass.
This class completes the prerequisite to take all courses in the Beginning Glassblowing Series, including paperweights, cups, cylinders, cones, and more.