Mosaics are the perfect remedy for stress. In this three part class, students will learn about the different types of mosaics for both indoor and outdoor settings. Students will bring their own design to class and adapt it to create a unique mosaic project.
Please note: No experience required and all materials and glass will be provided. Please bring safety glasses or be prepared to purchase a pair from the studio ($5). Please wear closed toe shoes and bring a pair of gardening gloves. This is a three part class and students will need to be available on May 22nd, May 23rd, and June 6th from 1pm-3pm. Student projects need to be completed and ready for grouting by the third session. Students may work on their project between the second and third class sessions during free open studio hours to allow for individual learning needs.
This class is appropriate for ages 18+.Location
: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 an ASL interpreter, please fill out our contact form.About the teacher
:For the last 30 years, Margery Pearl Gurnett's professional career was spent working in hot glass. Over the past few years, she has worked in mixed media, with a focus on incorporating glass into solid diorama-like wall pieces. These 3-D pieces consist of colored and clear sheet glass, paint, paper, photographic processes, cast glass, glue, encaustics, fused glass, silkscreening onto glass, fused fired decals, sandblasted glass, and found objects. Margery graduated from Carnegie Mellon University where she completed her bachelor's degree in Fine Arts in 1977. She came to Rochester in 1980 for her Masters's degree in glass at the School For American Craftsmen at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Margery is internationally known as an artist and educator. Her commissioned installations may be found in airports, universities and private homes.
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