Creative Construction Considerations

Flameworking Extravaganza!

Sculptural Boro

Good Goblets Galore!

Soft Glass

Beginning Beads

Core Vessels

Murrine Madness

Murrine Marbles & More!

Furnace Classes

Cane & Cup

Flame & Furnace

Creative Construction Considerations

Brian Kerkvliet will share many ways of creatively working out construction concepts from a sketch to a finished piece Weather you are sculpting a goblet or a large involved construction there are tricks that will help your ideas spring to life. This class is intended for intermediate to advances glass artists who have ether worked with the furnace or the torch The students will have access to borosilicate and soft glasses for their creations.

By flameworking imagery, either in two or three dimension, one can sculpt a mind full. A stand for a vase, a cradle for a bowl or who knows! Making a borosilicate armature or component that interacts with a piece of blown work. The sky is the limit! There are many unexplored potentials in this cutting edge area of, the dance between Flame and the Furnace.

Sea offering bowl
Sea offering bowl detail

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