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Intro/Intermediate Hot Glassblowing & Forming Processes

Course No. GLS 243H-343H-443H  Credits: 3.0
Faculty Benjamin Johnson

Emphasis on understanding how to manipulate glass in its molten state. Practice in traditional and nontraditional blowing and hot forming techniques. Instruction on the use of various hand tools and torches. Color application techniques and hot glass skill development at your level. Theory and use of annealing kilns, safety in the studio, teamwork in the hot studio. Open to any skill level.

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Zachary Gorell

Zachary Gorell

Technical Specialist

Since taking his first gather of glass in the fall of 2001, Zac has been practicing the craft as well as teach...more

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