Lamp-working Disc Class
Tuesdays, 4 week class
Feb 22nd, March 1st, 8th, 15th
1pm – 4 pm
In this intermediate lampworking class, patsy will explore the many options of the disc bead. Starting with a simple disc and progress to make amazing beads. These will include inside out, wavy, 2 on a mandrel, hollow, bumpy, fritted and more.
OH my! Who could imagine all these options from a simple little disc?!
The student must have the understanding and the ability to make a glass bead. Practicing, tho not mandatory, is suggested between classes. 104 Glass rods are provided.
This is not a beginner class.
- Eye protection; glasses or shield
- Water in metal container, additional water available
- Glass is provided, if you wish to bring your own ‘special’ colors, you are welcome to do so.
Studio glass is 104. You can use a different COE, please label ALL your rods. We will be working on Nortel minor torches. Be advised, annealing will be 950°.
For class, for your safety:
- Cotton clothing
- Long pants
- If long hair, please have it pulled back
- Closed toed shoes