Introduction to Beadmaking
When: Thursdays, Feb 8 - Apr 4
Time: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dates: Mar 14, 21, 28; Apr 4
Tuition $375.00
Instructor: Melissa Fitzgerald

Learn the art of glass beadmaking and make an array of colorful beads.  Over the course of the 8 weeks, you’ll learn the basic skills of heating colorful rods of glass with a torch and how to use gravity and tools to form and mold it into unique beautiful beads. Once you’re practiced creating forms, learn how to add decorative color and designs with dots, frit, and trails, to create intricate designs.

This class is suitable for all levels. Experienced beadmakers will focus on more advanced decorative techniques. Class tuition includes 2 hours of open-studio time to be used during the 8-week course period.

Class does not meet on 3/7/2024.

2 of 8 seats available.