Instructor: Jessica Bohus, Ages 13 and up, $190, beadmaking materials provided
Using a Hot Head torch, learn the basics of making, shaping, and decorating unique flame worked glass beads. Explore techniques in depth through demonstration, hands-on classroom time, and personalized instruction. Beginning students will learn how to make many shapes of beads, as well as pulling stringers and decorative cane. Advanced students can focus on decorative surface techniques, sculptural beads or individual projects. This class can be combined with the afternoon class to incorporate glass elements into wire sculpture and jewelry.
*Free lunch plan if students take both Glass Beadmaking and Creative Wire Techniques!