8 Week Intermediate Flameworking
Prerequisites: Intro to flame working glass fabrication or prior flameworking glass experience.
This 8 week 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
-To be able to create hollow forms
- To combine hollow techniques with solid techniques