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Glass Blowing 6 Week Series

Introduction to Glass Blowing Adult Class


Take your first steps into the world of glass blowing with our 6 week class. Learn the skills necessary to blow your own colored drinking cup.

The syllabus is follows:
- Week 1 : Safety, gathering and shaping glass. Each Student will make a paperweight.
- Week 2 : Introduction to Blowing basics. Each student will make an ornament.
- Week 3 : Changing the shape, making your first drinking cup. Each student will make a clear glass cup.
- Week 4 : Punties and teamwork practising the cup form. Each student will make a clear glass cup.
- Week 5 : Color changes everything! Each student will make a colored glass drinking cup.
- Week 6 : Practise Time, each student gets time to make items from the previous weeks.

This class is held on Monday evenings from 6pm to 9pm. Class starts on January 9th and runs to February 13th.

- No experience necessary.
- This is an adult workshop.
- $660 per student.
- Maximum Class Size: 3
- 3 Hour evening class.
- All materials included.

 

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Introduction to Glass Blowing High School Class


Take your first steps into the world of glass blowing with our 6 week class. Learn the skills necessary to blow your own colored drinking cup.

The syllabus is follows:
- Week 1 : Safety, gathering and shaping glass. Each Student will make a paperweight.
- Week 2 : Introduction to Blowing basics. Each student will make an ornament.
- Week 3 : Changing the shape, making your first drinking cup. Each student will make a clear glass cup.
- Week 4 : Punties and teamwork practising the cup form. Each student will make a clear glass cup.
- Week 5 : Color changes everything! Each student will make a colored glass drinking cup.
- Week 6 : Practise Time, each student gets time to make items from the previous weeks.

This class is held on Wednesday afternoons from 3:30pm to 6:30pm. Class starts on January 11th and runs to February 15th.

Scholarships are available for this class, please contact us for details and application details.

- No experience necessary.
- Ages 14 and up.
- $660 per student.
- Maximum Class Size: 3
- 3 Hour after school class.
- All materials included.

 

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If you have questions about this class please get in touch with us to get more information.

email: contact@saltandsandstudios.com - phone: (802) 583 2559


Fused & Slumped Glass Plates


Make your own plates or mini sushi trays. Learn how to cut and arrange the glass into your own designs in preparation for the glass to be fused and slumped into shape.

Each student can make one 8" x 8" plate OR two 6" x 4" mini plates.

Vaccination & Masks required.
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult (adult does not have to take the class).
Waiver required, digital agreement when booking.

- No experience necessary.
- Ages 7 and up.
- $95 per student.
- Maximum Class Size: 6
- 90 minute class.
- Plates will be ready in 2-6 days.
  (Shipping available).


 

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If you don't see a time and day that fits your schedule, please contact us to arrange a private class.

email: contact@saltandsandstudios.com - phone: (802) 583 2559


Work Area

Putting the pieces together

Fusing

Slumping

Finished Work

Introduction to Flameworking



Make beads. marbles or small glass sculptures. Learn the basics of flameworking glass, using the hot torch to manipulate the glass in to beautiful glass pieces.

Vaccination and masks required.
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult (adult does not have to take the class).
Waiver required, digital agreement when booking.
- No experience necessary.
- Ages 12 and up.
- $95 per student.
- Maximum Class Sizes: 3
- 2 hour class.
- Pieces will be ready next day.   (Shipping available)

 

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If you don't see a time and day that fits your schedule, please contact us to arrange a private class.

email: contact@saltandsandstudios.com - phone: (802) 583 2559


Work Area

Glass color choices

Kiln to cool things down

Finished Work

Paperweight Experience



Take your first steps in glass making and make your own paperweight. This class gives you a hands on experience of working with hot glass, working with the instructor you will choose your colors and work with the molten glass to shape the glass into your own paperweight.

- No previous experience required, ages 12 and up.
- $115 per student.
- Maximum Class Sizes: 4 Students
- 2 hour class.
- Work made will be ready next day, Shipping available.
- Vaccination and masks required.
- Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult (adult does not have to take the class).
- Waiver required, download it here: Download Form


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If you don't see a time and day that fits your schedule, please contact us to arrange a private class.

email: contact@saltandsandstudios.com - phone: (802) 583 2559

We will schedule some classes, but feel free to contact us to arrange a custom class during those dates.


Tools for working with glass

Furnace at 2150f

Reheating furnace

Finished Work

Policies for Glass Classes


By booking this class you agree to the following:
  • Vaccination required for all students.
  • Pre booking is required.
  • Waiver required, digital agreement when booking.
  • Masks are required to protect you from Covid & glass dust.
  • You will not attend if you are sick or have any Covid-19 symptoms.
  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult (adult does not have to take the class).

Refund Policies:
  • Full refund if you cancel the class with more than 24 hours notice.
  • No refunds for cancellation within 24 hours.


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