Hollow flame working glass fabrication

Hollow forms

Instructor: David M.A Bradsher  

Prerequisites: Intro to flame working glass fabrication or prior flameworking glass experience 

Course Description: 

This course covers the basic fundamentals for working with hollow borosilicate glass.

Students will explore shaping and forming hollow glass through a variety techniques. Demonstrations combined with student work time and individual student-teacher instruction will make up the core curriculum.

Course Goals and Objectives: 

-Review of any introductory level of technical proficiency with flame-worked borosilicate glass 

-Learning new vocabulary with hollow flameworking techniques 

-Understanding safe and courteous operating procedures in the glass studio 

-Able to create hollow forms 

- To combine hollow techniques with solid techniques  


Four Week Course