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Lisa Demagall received her MFA at the New York College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 2011, and a BFA from The Ohio State University in 2006. She found one of her passions is teaching and has acquired extensive experience instructing at Kent State University, Cleveland Institute of Art, Virginia Commonwealth University, Pittsburgh Glass Center, Penland School of Craft, and Bild-Werk Frauenau.

As an artist, she has attended workshops at the Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pilchuck Glass School, and the Ezra Glass Studio in Japan. Lisa has held residencies at the Pilchuck Glass School and Pittsburgh Glass Center. She is a two-time winner of the Akron Art Prize and won a Niche Award for sculptural glass. Lisa Demagall is an artist currently living and working in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   

Website: www.lisademagall.com  

Instagram: @lisademagall 

Flame 1: Introduction to Flameworking
When: Saturdays, Feb 10 - Apr 6
Time: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dates: Mar 16, 23, 30; Apr 6
Tuition $375.00
Instructor: Lisa Demagall

Learn Flame Shop essentials and a variety of creative techniques while working with Borosilicate (hard) glass. Begin with a solid rod of glass and melt it into a molten ball that can be manipulated into little treasures, such as pendants, marbles, chains, and sculptures. Over the course of 8 weeks, learn color application, hand control, and annealing. The instructor will also provide one-on-one troubleshooting. Class tuition includes 2 hours of open-studio time to be used during the 8-week course period. This will help you become familiar with the studio and learn the process of studio rental beyond class hours.

 

Class does not meet on 3/9/24.

-1 of 7 seats available.

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