Fusing: 301 Metal Inclusions Class Details

Fusing: 301 Metal Inclusions

One Day Only: 

Where:  Delphi's Lansing Creativity Center

When:  10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Approx. Material Cost: Included

Experience Required: Students must have previous fusing experience, such as a beginning fusing class like Fusing Is Fun or Beginning Fusing: 101.

Type of Class: Demonstration and hands-on project

Class Description: Learn about the different types of metals for fusing in this intermediate fusing class. Students will explore the interactions and reactions caused by the various metals and glasses. The various metals used in class will include copper, brass, gold leaf, silver leaf and wire, aluminum foil and others. Learn the secret for keeping copper shiny after it has been fused between two layers of glass. See how to minimize air bubbles in your finished pieces. Topics such as firing schedules, metal reactions, and designing projects will be covered.

Safety: Please do not wear sandals if cutting or handling glass. Safety glasses must be worn during class, provided if needed.

Tools & Materials Included: An outline and printed fusing schedules will be provided. Use of our grinders and saws. A variety of metals and some fusible glass.

Additional Tools & Materials: Students may want to bring additional fusible glass (90 COE). Pen/paper for notes.

See the cancellation policy.

  • Category
  • Fusing
  • Skill Level
  • Intermediate
  • Need Help?
  • Call: 800-248-2048 x3024

Class Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
  •   Great Teacher, Great Class Learned a Lot!
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Pros : Informative, lots of samples, great pace, very accommodating instructor making sure everyone had what they wanted and needed to create their fusible glass art! Even materials to take home since projects could not be finished during class time.
Cons : Not enough tools for everyone, scissors, pistol grip cutters, having to wait for people to cut out their patterns on soft metal. I brought my own punched metal inclusions, so was not as hindered by this as others were. People get possessive of their tools and do not readily share, and if you borrow from their work area when they are at lunch...when they return they want to know where their tools are. Because I am not aggressive in nature...this is the second class I have taken with you, where simple tools were not available...had to wait for others to finish and give them up...
Other Thoughts : Roy is a great instructor have taken two classes with him and both have been really great!
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
  •   301 Fusing With Metal Inclusions
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Pros : Variety of aspects of subject covered. Roy's great personality and extensive knowledge.
Cons : No negatives
Other Thoughts : Great class! I plan to take many more!
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