Blown Globes - 2 Ways Class Details

Blown Globes - 2 Ways

50 star rating (2 reviews)

With:  Val Oswalt - De Waard

One Day Only: 

Where:  Delphi's Lansing Creativity Center

When:  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Instructor: Val Oswalt-De Waard

Approx. Material Cost: $0

Experience Required: No previous flameworking or glass blowing is required.

Type of Class: Demonstration and hands-on project

Class Description: Blow some Glaskolben tubes for ornaments and  to fuse into a decorative plate.  Students will blow a few glass globes, keeping some as ornaments and or using the less than perfect ones to decorate a clear colorful abstract plate .  Make your own one of a kind accent plate by fusing some of the blown glass globes, glass frit  and glass stringer to a clear base piece of glass.  No glass fusing experience is necessary.  All materials are included.

Safety: Please do NOT wear open toed shoes or sandals. Long pants are recommended but not mandatory. Natural fiber clothes are best, cotton, linen, etc. Long hair should be tied back. Safety glasses must be worn, glasses are provided in class if needed.

Tools & Materials Included: 
Each student will have the use of a complete workstation, including torch, hand tools and glass. Glaskolben pre-blown clear glass cylinders Glass frit Safety glasses will be provided.

Additional Tools & Materials: none

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  • Cost: $95
  • Registration Closed
  • Category
  • Flameworking
  • Skill Level
  • Beginner
  • Instructor
  • Val Oswalt - De Waard
  • Need Help?
  • Call: 800-248-2048 x3024

Class Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
5 out of 5 stars
  •   Blow globes intro class
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Pros : Relaxed atmosphere and very hands on with set up. A lot of encouragement during the work and individual attention.
Cons : No cons. Nothing I can think of as suggestion. It does seem like it would take a dozen tries to get the hang of it!
Other Thoughts : I will definitely take another class!
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5 out of 5 stars
  •   Awesome Class!
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Pros : Great class. You get to make so much in so little time. Wonderful color selection. If Val didn’t have what color you wanted she would go and find the color you wanted. Will be taking this class again!
Cons : I can’t think of a single con.
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