Kiln 1: Fusing and Slumping

All Skill Levels 8-week Class

Learn the art of working with flat glass and its unique properties to create an endless range of objects and artworks. Throughout this course you’ll learn how to cut, manipulate, and stack glass and then harness the heat of the kiln to melt and shape it to create an array of functional and decorative pieces. Work with design theory and learn multiple techniques to produce a variety of images and patterns with powders, frit, stringers, and cut glass. Gain an understanding of kiln programming, kiln theory, and glass properties to learn how glass changes form and reacts to different temperatures that will enhance your artistry. No experience necessary.

Class tuition includes 1 session of open studio time to be used during the 8-week period.

Class Details


September 29 - November 17 -

Day: Tue

Remaining Seats: 4


Tuition: $ 435.00

Members receive a 10% discount

Scholarship Information

Kiln Shop

  • 950 sq. ft. air conditioned shop
  • Four 2’ x 3’ casting kilns
  • Two 18" x 24" fusing/casting combination kilns
  • Two 20” x 40” fusing kilns
  • Two 24" w x 15" h x 22.5" d front-loading Paragon kilns
  • And more...