Introduction to Lampwork – Glass Beadmaking
Level: All Skill Levels
Introduction to Lampwork – Glassbeadmaking
Come explore the beauty of molten glass in this introductory “tour” of lampwork beadmaking using soft glass (COE 104). Learn to make lampworked glass beads using the old Venetian technique of layering molten glass on a steel rod to form a glass bead. There will be a brief discussion on safety, tools and technique followed by a demonstration. Students will be supplied with safety glasses, various colors of soft Italian glass and all the tools needed.
Please bring note taking supplies. Wear natural fibers, closed toe shoes and tie long hair back.
Date: Wednesday, March 21st
Time: 6pm – 9pm