Sat, Nov 16 | Nevada Art Museum

Nevada Art Museum Torch Glass Bead Workshop

Class will be held at the EL Cord School/ NV Art museum. Far left building of art museum.
Registration is Closed
Nevada Art Museum Torch Glass Bead Workshop

Time & Location

Nov 16, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Nevada Art Museum, 160 West Liberty Street, Reno, Nevada 89501

About The Event

STUDENTS MUST PAY AND REGISTER AT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO RESERVE THEIR SPOTS/ ALL CLASS TICKETS CLICK:

https://www.nevadaart.org/learn/e-l-cord-museum-school/class-schedule/class/glass-bead-workshop/

E.L Cord Museum NV Art Museum 

160 West Liberty Street, Reno, Nevada 89501

Create five or more beads in this three hour intensive introductory glass blowing course taught by Mantra Glass Art. You will explore the beautiful world of boroscillicate glass utilizing clear, colored rod and color changing rods. Learn more about the process of melting glass and annealing your finished pieces in our kilns! All clear glass and color glass is provided with the cost of the class. 

Students will focus on:

1. Turning their torches on and operating neutral, oxidized and reduced flame techniques. Safety and material practices are covered.

2. Learn how to wrap mandrils with glass to create beautiful bead forms while exploring dot, raked patterns and more! 

3. Students will have open studio time for two hours to create their own work after learning the basics.

Instructor: Jessica Schimpf Ages: Adult (15+) / All Levels

Saturday, November 16 9 am – noon

Supply List:

All materials provided please wear close toed shoes.

Registration is Closed

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