Cold glass can be carved, cut and drilled to create gorgeous pieces with unique surface textures and shapes. Kiln cast glass allows you to turn wax sculptures into solid glass art pieces, or put a relief into a solid piece of glass.
Member Price: $348.50
Learn to grind and polish glass in The Crucible’s expanded cold working area. Using glass blanks, you will experiment with glass cutting, drilling, carving and sandblasting techniques, as well as lathe work. You will be able to complete at least two ground and polished glass objects. Returning students will learn advanced techniques.
Member Price: $384.00
Learn the ancient art of lost-wax glass casting by sculpting a small wax form and making a mold for a one-off glass reproduction which you fire and anneal. You will come out with 2-3 finished pieces.
Member Price: $370.00
Kiln cast reverse relief is creating imagery inside of glass. You will carve hardened plastic-silica, attach it to the inside a mold and melt glass into it. When complete, one looks through the glass to see the imagery. This gives an atmospheric and mysterious feel to your work. An introduction to cold working techniques is included.