Gifts & Gadgets from Glass
Learn the fundamentals of glass beadmaking with a torch and soft glass. Then, use your beads to make fun summer gadgets for gifts or to spice up your summer parties. Choose from a bottle opener, a spoon, coffee scoop, pen, or letter opener. Topics will include safety, tools and equipment, properties of glass, manipulation of glass with heat and gravity, and finishing beads. No experience is necessary, and all materials are included. No supply fee; students can purchase glass in class based on individual usage.