Visiting Artists and Workshops
Paul Marioni -A Surrealist’s Attitude
The is an amazing opportunity to learn from a true original of the American Studio Art Glass movement, Paul Marioni. This is a hands-on-class. Students will learn the process from start to finish, including the preparation of objects, preparation of sand and materials and ladling of glass.
May 23-27, 2018
In this workshop Cappy Thompson will teach you to mix, paint and fire vitreous enamels, including the grisaille or grey-tonal method of painting on glass. Using this technique, which involves multi-layered applications and firings, you can permanently affix images on glass.
June 13-17, 2018
Get ready to try some techniques that will take your glassblowing to a new level. Let’s revisit the basics and focus on different color techniques like the stuffed cup and overlay process. The bubble is ours to explore, blow, sculpt, print, cut…finding our style in the process and seeking new approaches to working with imagery through glassmaking.
October 24-28, 2018
Silicone Mold Making
Introduce yourself to a a new wold of material possibility. Reynolds Advanced Materials will be give a hands-on demonstration and presentation about mold making, casting, and proper techniques. This process is an invaluable tool to replicate and preserve your work and can be applied to a wide range of mediums.