The basics of working with hot glass
The basics of working with hot glass
The basics of working with hot glass
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Brook Drabot Glass

The basics of working with hot glass

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This introductory workshop is designed to give you a detailed understanding of basic procedures and fundamentals needed to work with molten glass. You will get an opportunity to watch the process before making a hands-on attempt while closely supervised by Brook. In this twelve hour course we will introduce you to the tools & equipment in the studio. You will have time to learn & practice numerous techniques; become comfortable with lighting a torch and placing glass into the kiln. All glass is included in class fee and you will have the option to add practice time on the torch once this course is complete.

Lessons Cover:
Studio Safety
Physics & Chemistry of working with Glass
Flame Settings
Kiln Settings
Fundamentals of Heat & Rotation
Preparation of Raw Clear and Colour
Glass
Preparing Various Solid Shapes
Introduction and demonstration of blowing a hollow form
Crafting a Glass Pendant or Marble