Torch, Tools and safety gear are provided.
This course is designed to introduce students to the basics of torchworking borosilicate (hard) glass, a.k.a. Glass Blowing. During the semester, students will be introduced to shop equipment, setup, maintenance, tools of the trade, and safety, all while learning the fundamental basics of hands-on torch working by molding solid glass into shapes and figures, creating pendants, beads, and tubular vessels. This course is designed for the individual who is interested in the shop, processes, and skills to make functional solid and blown glass projects, jewelry, and art.
Fee: $60 + $100 supplies (paid to instructor)
Location: 496 Madrona - behind Harmon Park next to Trans 4 Buses
Instructor: Cody Thornton