Youth Glass Workshop: Flameworked Beads (Ages 10-17)

February 29, 2020  Check for other dates
Sa from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, 1 session
New Street Glass Studio Flameworking
Glass Studio Faculty
$45  Fee Breakdown
Avoid wearing man made fibers and bring a bottle of water with you to class. All glass classes take place at the Worcester Center for Crafts' New Street Glass Studio, 35B New Street, Worcester, MA 01605. Parents, please complete the attached photo release form (to come in course reminder email), and have your young crafter submit it to their instructor on the day of class.

There are still openings remaining at this time.


Course Description

Work with a bench-mounted torch and learn the contemporary art of flameworking – melting “soft” glass to shape and decorate beads. You’ll learn scientific glass design principles and more in this exciting class that has roots in ancient techniques. You’ll leave this workshop having gotten a taste for flameworking and your own glass beads

Refund Policy

A refund is given upon request in writing (Please email at least two business days prior to first class meeting. No refunds or credits are given for student absences.

When course or workshop is cancelled by the WCC, a full refund will be issued.

The Worcester Center for Crafts generally follows the Worcester State University(WSU) inclement weather policy relative to building closings and class cancellations. Cancellation announcements will be made on the Craft Center's Facebook Page Click here for cancellations and on our blog. Click here to visit blog. The Worcester Center for Crafts schedules make-up classes when possible for sequential classes.

For evening Craft Center classes and weekend workshops, the offices will make an assessment of the weather conditions, and students will be notified by 2PM via email if a closure will continue through the evening or if the class will run as scheduled. Please be sure to check the Facebook page for must up-to-date information.

Questions? Call us at 508.753.8183 X301

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