Level 1: Beginning Glassblowing / 4 weeks
This introductory course to glass blowing consists of four three-hour classes, once each week. Instruction will focus on good form and proper processes. Classes begin with basic solid sculpture and understanding the proper use of hand tools. The remainder of the course will introduce the five basic blown forms: sphere, cylinder, bowl, plate, and long-neck bottle. Students are required to bring safety glasses, a notebook, bottled water, and wear natural fiber clothing and closed-toed shoes. Previous glassblowing experience is not necessary. Previous glassblowing experience is not necessary.
Classes meet on the first Monday & Wednesday of each month, 6-9pm