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Mandalas Soft Glass Beads – May 27


Instructor Nan Charif
May 27, 2017
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Learn how to make a multi-layered Mandala beads out of soft glass. Techniques such as dots, dragging, heat control and patience will be taught in this class. Mandala beads can have many layers and become fairly large but this class will focus on smaller sized beads. The techniques in this class will teach you how to control torch heat while still providing you a lot of time to manipulate the glass.


Color layering is an essential part of a mandala bead and will be discussed in this class. There will be pre-selected color assortments which will allow you to have more time at the torch. Beginning Beads or Instructor Approval required to take this class. 

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Session I: January 21, 2017 / Saturday / 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Session II: May 27, 2017 / Saturday / 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


There is a $10 material fee for this class; payable on the first day of class.
This class requires protective eye wear which will be provided by SGS. All students must wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing is recommended.
After your first class you are welcome to sign up for practice time during our discounted open studio times on Thursdays from 12pm-4pm and Fridays from 5pm-9pm.

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