Discover the fun of glass fusing! Learn the basic techniques of fusing and slumping including: an introduction to different types of glass, firing in a kiln, annealing, cutting and shaping glass. You'll get to choose from various colors and textures to complete two projects- one square bowl and one pendant. Projects will be kiln fired and will be available for pick-up the week following class.
Please note: This class will take place at Studio 34 Creative Arts Center and Gallery located at 34 Elton St, Rochester, NY 14607. All tools provided and no prior experience is required. Please bring safety glasses or purchase from the studio ($5). No open toe shoes. This class is for students 18+ years or older.
About the teachers:
Marilynne Lipshutz is the executive director of Studio34 Creative Arts Center, located in Rochester's Neighborhood of the Arts for more than 16 years. Marilynne retired as a psychotherapist and took up glass blowing, glass fusing, and casting as a hobby which grew into a successful teaching studio, now home to 28 local faculty and visiting artists from around the globe.