Students in the Flat Glass Studio learn a variety of techniques for working with flat sheets of glass to make decorative panels and scultpure or functional pieces such as bowls, trays, frames, and more. Glass can be fused in a kiln, soldered together in stained glass, cut and assembled for mosaics; it can be worked thin and transparent, thick and painterly, be whimsical, realistic. or abstract. Imagery can be applied to glass by paintng, etching or using decals. After becoming familiar with the many techniques, they can be combined into complex and imaginative artwork.