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Turn hot glass into cool stuff!
3333 Lake Shore Rd.
Buffalo, NY 14219
Now that you've gotten a taste of working with glass, you know there's so much more to learn. We will focus on expanding your skills, improving your heat control, and experimenting with new techniques, including shaping beads into barrels and lentils; raking, twisting, and plunging dots; and making ruffle beads, hollow beads, imploded discs, and tiger beads.

    Session 1: Dots and Shapes
    Session 2: Discs and Hollows
    Session 3: Encasing and Canes

Age: 15 years thru adult
         If under 18 years old, must have parent's written approval

Prerequisites: Ability to pull 3mm stringer, make consistent twisted cane, create round beads with puckered sides, apply well-placed uniform dots

Price: $210 ($70 per session)

Class size: maximum of 8 

Duration:  9 hours of demonstrations and hands-on practice
                spread over 3 sessions, plus 3 hours free studio time.  

Registration: Classes are scheduled to meet the needs and time frames of qualified students. To be placed on the waiting list, call 716-825-3333 or e-mail us. 
Glass bead made by a student
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