Introductory Kilnforming Classes

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These quick kilnforming classes held at Bullseye Resource Centers are a fun and affordable way to experiment with glass fusing techniques. In 2.5 hours, you'll indulge your creative urge while making your own unique artwork. No previous experience necessary.

 

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Block Party: Carving Glass With Heat

This class introduces you to “kilncarving,” a kilnforming technique
that achieves a bas-relief, textured, or sculpted look in billets.

Portland
September 13

Santa Fe
November 29

Bay Area
August 19
September 10

New York

Day of the Dead Glass Skulls

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos and create a Day of the Dead “sugar” skull. This is a great introduction to the “pâte de verre” technique, which uses granules of glass to create a sculptural form.

Portland
October 22

Santa Fe

Bay Area
October 25

New York

First Glass Fusing Class

Get introduced to many fundamental concepts relating to creating
glass objects in the kiln, and design a slumped plate to take home.

Portland
August 27
September 10
October 1
October 25
November 22

Santa Fe
September 6
September 13
November 13
December 27

Bay Area
September 12
September 20
October 24
November 12
December 10

New York
August 20
August 27
September 17
October 2
October 4
November 19

Hip to be Square: Graphic Coasters

Printing with a selection of Bullseye glass colors and screens
prepared with a wide range of images, you’ll make art you can drink
to: four 4"-square glass coasters that your guests will want to steal.

Portland
August 20
September 17
October 15
November 12

Santa Fe
December 13

Bay Area
September 17
December 20

New York
September 3
October 15
November 22

The Necklace Project

Work with a wide palette of sheet glass colors and pre-designed
part sheets to make two kilnformed glass pendants. Students
receive a brief introduction to the fundamental concepts of fused
glass and glass cutting.

Portland
September 3
October 29
December 10

Santa Fe

Bay Area
November 19

New York
August 30
October 29

Ornaments in Kiln-Glass

Start a new holiday tradition and make your own unique, handmade glass ornaments. In this two and a half hour workshop, we'll cover several styles of ornaments and the kilnforming techniques used to create them.

Portland
December 3
December 13

Santa Fe

Bay Area
November 29

New York
December 17
December 18