Rainbow Glass Inc.
Description: This two day class covers the basics of fusing. No experience Necessary. Materials Not Included: Materials Required: Please bring - glass cutter, pliers, safety glasses, notebook, felt pen, brass pen, dust mask. You will need to purchase the compatible glass for the projects that we do in class. All materials may be purchased on site. We will be examining the tools for cutting glass such as, a hand held glass cutter, band saws, circle cutters, beveling machines as well as the use of each tool. We will also cover the computer, kiln and firing schedules for fusing, slumping , annealing. We will address glass compatibility, assembly, along with the making of and use of, powders, frits, confetti, stringers. Some of the Projects Include: Day one will make a 12" or larger plate or bowl, project two will be to make up to 4 6x6 pieces Day 2 will be to finish a 12" plate and slump the 8" bowl or plate.
Time: 2 Day class Saturday 10AM to 4PM Sunday 10AM to 3PM
Intro To Fusing