Sculpting with Solid Glass

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-12-17T11:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Brooklyn Glass Instructors

bg instructors

Our instructors are all professional practicing artists who share a passion for teaching. Specializing in glassblowing, neon, flameworking and coldworking, our diverse faculty is comprised of expert creative artists and craftspeople from around the world.

Price
$195.00
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Flame working, sculpture, solid, , borosilicate, glass, forms, shapes,

Sculpting with Solid Glass  

Glass sculptures

This class explores different techniques for sculpting by flame working solid borosilicate glass. Human to animal forms, realistic to abstract, discover and create what you can imagine. 

Class Goals and Objectives: 

Glass Chillums

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2016-12-03T11:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Brooklyn Glass Instructors

bg instructors

Our instructors are all professional practicing artists who share a passion for teaching. Specializing in glassblowing, neon, flameworking and coldworking, our diverse faculty is comprised of expert creative artists and craftspeople from around the world.

Price
$195.00
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Flame working, chillum, pipe, hollow, borosilicate, glass, tubes,

 Glass Chillums

Glass Chillums

Learn the basic techniques needed to make your very own glass Chillum, as well as color application for decoration and aesthetic. Demonstrations combined with student work time and individual student-teacher instruction will make up the core curriculum. 

Class Goals and Objectives: 

Hollow flame working glass fabrication

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-11-26T11:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Brooklyn Glass Instructors

bg instructors

Our instructors are all professional practicing artists who share a passion for teaching. Specializing in glassblowing, neon, flameworking and coldworking, our diverse faculty is comprised of expert creative artists and craftspeople from around the world.

Prerequisite
yes
Price
$195.00
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Flame working, hollow, forms, borosilicate, glass, tubes,

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: 

Candy Canes

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-12-02T11:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Michael Helt

Michael Helt

Michael Helt is a New York City native and lives in Brooklyn. He received his BFA in Sculpture from Pratt Institute currently works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  He has worked with divergent material from stone to plastics, always looking for a technical mastery of the medium in which he is creating.   Michael’s concentrates primarily on   flame working with borosilicate glass.   Michael finds that glass is an ideal medium to manipulate and experiment with to create object of unique beauty. 

Price
$195.00
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Flame working, ornaments,candy canes, borosilicate, glass, holiday, color,

Candy Canes 

Candy Canes

Flameworked Ornaments

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-12-16T11:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Michael Helt

Michael Helt

Michael Helt is a New York City native and lives in Brooklyn. He received his BFA in Sculpture from Pratt Institute currently works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  He has worked with divergent material from stone to plastics, always looking for a technical mastery of the medium in which he is creating.   Michael’s concentrates primarily on   flame working with borosilicate glass.   Michael finds that glass is an ideal medium to manipulate and experiment with to create object of unique beauty. 

Price
$195.00
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Flame working, ornaments, borosilicate, glass, holiday, color,

Flameworked Ornaments

Flame working holiday ornaments

 

Filled with Fire: Bottle Vessel Vase

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-09-02T11:00:00
2017-09-02T11:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Michael Helt

Michael Helt

Michael Helt is a New York City native and lives in Brooklyn. He received his BFA in Sculpture from Pratt Institute currently works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  He has worked with divergent material from stone to plastics, always looking for a technical mastery of the medium in which he is creating.   Michael’s concentrates primarily on   flame working with borosilicate glass.   Michael finds that glass is an ideal medium to manipulate and experiment with to create object of unique beauty. 

Price
$195.00
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Flame working, glass blowing, glass, vase, torch, vase, perfume bottle, forms,

Filled with Fire: Bottle Vessel Vase 

Flame working vases

4-Week Intro to Flame-working

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-06-03T16:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Brooklyn Glass Instructors

bg instructors

Our instructors are all professional practicing artists who share a passion for teaching. Specializing in glassblowing, neon, flameworking and coldworking, our diverse faculty is comprised of expert creative artists and craftspeople from around the world.

Price
$450.00
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Flame working, color, borosilicate glass, class, introduction class, techniques, torch

4-Week Intro to Flame-working

flame working

Bloom in Flame

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-05-06T23:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Michael Helt

Michael Helt

Michael Helt is a New York City native and lives in Brooklyn. He received his BFA in Sculpture from Pratt Institute currently works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  He has worked with divergent material from stone to plastics, always looking for a technical mastery of the medium in which he is creating.   Michael’s concentrates primarily on   flame working with borosilicate glass.   Michael finds that glass is an ideal medium to manipulate and experiment with to create object of unique beauty. 

Price
$195.00
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flame working, eggs, glass, flower, fun, mother's day, pendant, paperweight

Bloom in Flame

Flower
Work at the torch to create colorful flowers encased in clear glass.  Learn flame-working techniques and how to work with molten glass by creating patterns and compressing them into flower marbles, pendants, or paper weights.

 

2,800º Introduction to Flame Working

Class Type
Course start date(s)
2017-03-04T11:00:00
Course Frequency
Instructor

Michael Helt

Michael Helt

Michael Helt is a New York City native and lives in Brooklyn. He received his BFA in Sculpture from Pratt Institute currently works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  He has worked with divergent material from stone to plastics, always looking for a technical mastery of the medium in which he is creating.   Michael’s concentrates primarily on   flame working with borosilicate glass.   Michael finds that glass is an ideal medium to manipulate and experiment with to create object of unique beauty. 

Price
$195.00
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fun, ornaments, flameworking , gift, pendants, necklaces, marbles, implosion, explosion

2,800º Introduction to Flame Working

Glass Implosion

Learn to melt and form Borosilicate Glass on the torch. Students will learn the basics of flame working and have a opportunity to create unique pieces of their own.