Sandblasting for Fusers Class Details

Sandblasting for Fusers

One Day Only: 

Where:  Delphi's Lansing Creativity Center

When:  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Approx. Material Cost: Included

Experience Required: Previous glass fusing is recommended but not required.

Type of Class: Demonstration and hands-on project

Class Description: Sandblasting is a versatile process with a wide range of possibilities for fusing.  In this class we will discuss the reasons to consider sandblasting a fused piece along with the applications and effects.  Students will learn how to properly and effectively sandblast glass while creating several fused pieces.  Find out how to further finish a sandblasted project.  See examples of textural and visual effects that sandblasting makes possible, such as: surface treatmens, carving, and creating patterns in iridized glasses.  All materials are included.  Some previous fusing experience is recommended.  Students may bring a previously fused piece to class for sandblasting.

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 sandblaster.  Fusible glass and sandblasting materials.  Glass cutting and breaking tools will be available for use.

Additional Tools & Materials: Students may want to bring their own cutting and breaking tools.
Pen/paper for notes.

See the cancellation policy.

  • Cost: $85
  • Registration Closed
  • Category
  • Fusing
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