Introduction to Fused Glass

August 11 - August 15, 2023

Introduction to Fused Glass

$845.00

Details Fee Breakdown:
Tuition: $735
Material Fee: $110

In this workshop, participants will learn the fundamentals of kilnformed (fused) glass. SarahBeth will go over the essential tools and terms to create flat and slumped glass panels. Participants will walk away being comfortable in techniques of glass cutting, kiln preparation, and firing schedules.

Workshops run from 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
Lunch is included for all participants

Level: Beginner and Beyond
Workshop Levels

Definitions of Skill Levels for Workshops

  • Beginner and Beyond: Introductory level course that presents basic knowledge of tools, materials and techniques and is geared towards first timers or those who want to improve and expand their technique. It takes time to build skills.
  • Advanced Beginner and Beyond: Instruction that assumes some familiarity with tools, materials and equipment. Includes reviews and builds on basic skill sets, allows for those with more experience to work at their own pace. Further development of fundamentals, participants have had at least one class or equivalent with professional instruction.
  • Intermediate: Course content that assumes a working knowledge of basic studio tools, materials and equipment necessary to accomplish the projects and techniques to be explored. Participants feel comfortable in the studio setting.
  • Intermediate to Advanced: Course content that requires a proficient working knowledge of studio tools, materials and equipment necessary to accomplish the projects and techniques to be explored in class.
  • Advanced: Assumes proficiency and advanced working knowledge of materials and studio tools and equipment so that the focus is on artistic narrative and/or technical development.
Type:
Ages: Adult

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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

SaraBeth Post

SaraBeth Post is a Pittsburgh based, multi-faceted artist utilizing glass in sculpture, functional wares, and jewelry. She earned her BFA in Glass + 3D Studios from the University of Louisville in 2015. In Spring 2022, Post completed the Core Fellowship at Penland School of Craft in NC. Her studies of pattern and color pave a path to explore human development juxtaposed to spirituality. SaraBeth creates functional wares and jewelry under the name Ultra Lit.

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