In this class, students will design and create a fused glass pocket vase, a lovely addition to your indoor or outdoor decor! Students will learn to cut, shape, and assemble, then, using special fiber paper to create a negative space (for water and flowers), pieces are placed into a kiln for firing.Please note: Please wear closed-toed shoes. All tools provided. Please bring safety glasses or be prepared to purchase a pair from the studio ($5). Projects will be kiln fired and available for pick up 10 days after class.
This class is appropriate for ages 14+. Students between the ages of 14-18 must attend with parental permission.
This class will take place indoors at Studio 34 Creative Arts Learning Center, located at 34 Elton St, Rochester, NY 14607. The studio is located on the second floor of the largest of the three brick buildings on Elton St. Please use the entrance on the right side of the building. Additional parking is located at the corner of Atlantic and Elton.
If you would like to request a sign language interpreter or will be attending class with an aide, please fill out our contact form. Please also let us know if you have any preferences (seating, vision access, etc).
About the teachers:
Yvonne Fordham is a Master Gardener and professional glass artist. Yvonne’s love of the outdoors and flowers can be seen in her beautiful glass panels, bird baths, and garden art decor. Yvonne’s art can be found locally at The Artful Gardener and Studio 34 Creative Arts Center where she is senior faculty.
Michele Ramsey is a recently retired school teacher and now shares her professional teaching experience as a glass instructor at Studio 34 Creative Arts Center. Michele has studied with world class glass artists to develop her body of work.
Studio 34 is known for small class sizes to maximize student learning experience. Since opening in 2000, Studio 34 has welcomed more than 15,000 students, some traveling from around the world to take classes taught by their professional faculty and visiting artists from across the globe.
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