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    Flame Working: Glass Animals

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    Bring glass to life by creating an animal of your own. Learn to sculpt a variety of animals with Borosilicate glass at a stationary bench torch. After a discussion of studio set-up and safety, demonstrations will introduce you to the use of heat and gravity to shape molten glass. Techniques for applying color and manipulating the form will be practiced. By the end of the class you will have created several sculptural pieces. How does a dragon sound?
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    Flame Working: Glass Animals

    123 Terrace St, Boston

    • Sculpt a variety of glass animals with either Moretti or Borosilicate glass at a stationary torch
    • Discuss safety procedures and how to use heat and gravity to shape molten glass
    • Apply color and manipulate form to create beautiful animals out of glass
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    Bead Making 101: Moretti

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    Beads, beads are good for your heart. Beads, beads, they make you... look so luxurious and elegant. In this introductory class, you will learn how to make beautiful glass beads on a mandrel. After a discussion of studio set-up, safety, and demonstrations, experienced instructors will introduce you to the use of heat and gravity to shape molten glass. You will use soft glass, Moretti, to build these colorful glass pieces. Demonstrations will alternate with working time. Just remember the need for bead.
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    Bead Making 101: Moretti

    123 Terrace St, Boston

    • Learn how to make beautiful glass beads on a mandrel
    • Discuss studio set-up, safety, and demonstrations from glass pros
    • Use soft glass, Moretti, to build colorful glass pieces
    • No experience necessary
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    Intro to Glass Ornaments

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    Why have generic, store-bought ornaments when you can have awesome hand made ones? No ones Christmas tree will compare to yours after you fill it with your own festive creations. In this class you will learn the ancient art of Flameworking by way of its modern incarnation using gas/oxy torches and graphite and steel tools. Expert teachers will carefully guide you through the entire process. You'll learn the basics of safety and equipment operation before getting into the fundamentals of hot glass manipulation, glass color usage, and surface decoration. You'll get the experience of working at your own personal workstation with a torch, tools, glass and supplies. You might want to host a contest for the best looking tree this year because your tree is about to be unbeatable.
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    Intro to Glass Ornaments

    86 Maple St, Waltham

    • Learn the basics of flameworking, the modern incarnation of lampworking, under the guidance of a skilled instructor
    • Practice proper safety and equipment handling as you learn to use gas/oxy torches with graphite and steel tools
    • Create holiday ornaments and festive figurines you can take home and share with family and friends
    • Explore the possibilities of a new and exciting hobby
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    Glass Pipe Making

    If you can't handle the heat, stay out of the kitchen. Or, in this case, the glass pipe making class. Spend an afternoon learning the in's and out's of lampworking -- a cool form of glassblowing that creates beautiful shapes from molten glass rods and a trusty torch. In this class, see how the pros create items such as hand-blown glass beads, pendants, marbles, ornaments, functional art, pipes, and sculptures. The lampworking studio is your oyster, come see what beautiful creations you can make.
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    Glass Pipe Making

    116 Pleasant St. Ste 58 , Easthampton

    • Discover the secrets behind glass pipe making
    • Watch as experts show you various techniques
    • Learn how artists create unique glass pipes
    • Come solo or with friends for an unforgettable class!
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    Flame Working 101: Boro

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    Flames erupt. You turn the glass, melting it and forming it. It's glowing. Whether you're working a flame for fun or hobby, here, you'll have the chance to create one-of-a-kind beads, pendants, and marbles. This hands-on flameworking course covers the basics of shaping colorful glass in the flame of a stationary propane/oxygen torch. There will be a discussion of studio set-up and safety, followed by periodic demonstrations and plenty of practice time. Throughout the day, you will create beads, glass pendants, and marbles.
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    Flame Working 101: Boro

    123 Terrace St, Boston

    • Cover the basics of shaping colorful glass in the flame of a stationary torch
    • Discuss studio set-up and safety, followed by demonstrations and practice time
    • Create beads, glass pendants, and marbles
    • No experience necessary
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    21 positive reviews
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    Glassblowing: Lampworking

    If you can't handle the heat, stay out of the kitchen. Or, in this case, the lampworking class. Spend an afternoon learning the in's and out's of lampworking -- a cool form of glassblowing that creates beautiful shapes from molten glass rods and a trusty torch. In this class, you'll see how the pros create items such as hand-blown glass beads, pendants, marbles, ornaments, functional art, pipes, and sculptures. The lampworking studio is your oyster, come see what beautiful creations you can make.
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    Glassblowing: Lampworking

    116 Pleasant St. Ste 58 , Easthampton

    • Discover the secrets behind lampworking, a unique form of glassblowing
    • Create objects from molten glass rods and tubing using a torch or a flame
    • Learn how artists create hand-blown glass items such as beads, pendants, marbles, ornaments, functional art, pipes, and sculptures.
    • Come solo or with friends for an unforgettable class!
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