|Stained Glass • Fusing • Mosaics • Jewelry Supplies|
Sign up now for any 2 of Wesley's classes offered this September and receive a 10% discount on both classes.
Sign up for all 3 of Wesley's classes and receive a 20% discount for all.
Please call Delphi Creativity Center to sign up and receive the discounts. 800.248.2048 ex.7
Wesley Wong is an award-winning artist who designs and produces custom glass art from his studio in San Jose, California. His passion for glass started in 1981 with stained glass, which eventually lead him into mosaics and fused glass. His work features lots of bright colors and intricate patterns and has been exhibited in many juried glass and mosaic shows throughout the United States. Wesley enjoys sharing his glass knowledge with other artists and teaches glass workshops through his studio and at the Institute of Mosaic Art and the Stained Glass Garden in Berkeley, CA. He is a member of the Association of Stained Glass Lamp Artists (ASGLA), Society of American Mosaic Artists (SAMA), and Contemporary Mosaic Art (CMA). He has written articles for Glass Patterns Quarterly, and is a regular contributor to the ASGLA annual stained glass lamps calendar.
Approx. Material Cost: Included
Experience Required: Intermediate fusing experience. Basic glass cutting skills required.
Type of Class: Lecture, demonstration and hands-on
Class Description: This class combines the techniques of mosaics with fused glass to produce a unique work of art. Students will be provided with a variety of patterns to choose from and shown several ways to cut glass into small tesserae or glass tiles. We will cover the andamento or visual flow and placement of the tesserae to complement your design. Students will create a 6x6 fused mosaic that can be used as a glass tile or incorporated into a larger project. We will also demonstrate how to expand on this technique to produce a double-sided fused glass mosaic with lots of depth.
Safety: Please do not wear open toed shoes or sandals when cutting glass.
Safety glasses must be worn, glasses are provided in class if needed
Tools & Materials Included: All materials and use of glass cutting tools are included.
Additional Tools & Materials: Students may want to bring your own glass cutter, and breaking pliers.
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