|Stained Glass • Fusing • Mosaics • Jewelry Supplies|
Delphi's Lansing Creativity Center
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Learn to make a bouquet of beautiful floral canes and how to apply them to your beads. You should come away from this class knowing how to make all the components for each floral cane including different types of petals and stamens. We’ll also use a variety of reference materials for form and accuracy. Demonstrations will include making single and multi-petal floral cane. Techniques will include assembling canes, color mixing and overlays, heat control, pulling the cane to the desired thickness, and finally, application and encasement of floral murrini on beads.
All materials and use of tools is included.
This workshop is intermediate level.
Kim Fields graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Advertising, She went on to build a career in television production, winning three Emmy Awards while at Chicago’s superstation – WGN-TV. Throughout her career, Kim explored numerous outlets for expressing her passion for the arts. She began working with glass in 1999 and found it so creatively fulfilling that she eventually left her 20 year corporate career behind to devote herself completely to the art of glass. Kim is an accomplished teacher, and has taught at many glass studios throughout the United States, as well as internationally.