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Aaron Slater Glass Studio 216

February 2020

Intro to Flameworking

February 1 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 2, 2020 at 8:00 am

Second Floor WA, 122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA 01851 United States

This class will be an overview of Flameworking, aka Lampworking. It is a two part class: Day One: BEADMAKING This class is where all new students start their flameworking education.  We’ll learn the basics of making lampworked beads at the torch or “lamp.”  We will be melting glass rods in the flame and forming the beads around metal mandrels.  This is a great way to get started with working hot glass in the flame.  It’s very fun and quite forgiving

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Intro to Flameworking

February 2 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 2, 2020 at 8:00 am

Second Floor WA, 122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA 01851 United States

This class will be an overview of Flameworking, aka Lampworking. It is a two part class: Day One: BEADMAKING This class is where all new students start their flameworking education.  We’ll learn the basics of making lampworked beads at the torch or “lamp.”  We will be melting glass rods in the flame and forming the beads around metal mandrels.  This is a great way to get started with working hot glass in the flame.  It’s very fun and quite forgiving

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Introduction to Flamework

February 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 9, 2020 at 9:00 am

Second Floor WA, 122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA 01851 United States

This class will be an overview of Flameworking, aka Lampworking. It is a two part class: Day One: BEADMAKING This class is where all new students start their flameworking education.  We’ll learn the basics of making lampworked beads at the torch or “lamp.”  We will be melting glass rods in the flame and forming the beads around metal mandrels.  This is a great way to get started with working hot glass in the flame.  It’s very fun and quite forgiving

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Marble Making : The Vortex

February 8 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on February 9, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Second Floor WA, 122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA 01851 United States

Contemporary marbles are much more than just cat’s eyes or aggies.  Marble makers today have raised the form to the level of art.  Aaron will teach one of the most popular marble designs, the Vortex Marble.  Through this and other projects you will learn many of the most important marble making techniques.  This class is a great introduction to the more complex designs possible with the contemporary marble.  Some previous lampworking experience necessary. Difficulty: Intermediate Duration: 2 sessions 3 hours each

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Introduction to Flamework

February 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 9, 2020 at 9:00 am

Second Floor WA, 122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA 01851 United States

This class will be an overview of Flameworking, aka Lampworking. It is a two part class: Day One: BEADMAKING This class is where all new students start their flameworking education.  We’ll learn the basics of making lampworked beads at the torch or “lamp.”  We will be melting glass rods in the flame and forming the beads around metal mandrels.  This is a great way to get started with working hot glass in the flame.  It’s very fun and quite forgiving

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Marble Making : The Vortex

February 9 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on February 9, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Second Floor WA, 122 Western Avenue
Lowell, MA 01851 United States

Contemporary marbles are much more than just cat’s eyes or aggies.  Marble makers today have raised the form to the level of art.  Aaron will teach one of the most popular marble designs, the Vortex Marble.  Through this and other projects you will learn many of the most important marble making techniques.  This class is a great introduction to the more complex designs possible with the contemporary marble.  Some previous lampworking experience necessary. Difficulty: Intermediate Duration: 2 sessions 3 hours each

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