This class will help you use color with purpose in planning harmonious and expressive color palettes. We will explore the dimensions of color - hue, value, and saturation - in a series of hands-on exercises in color design. These exercises will cover using Color Harmonies, Color Contrasts, Values, Saturation, Textures, and Transparent and Opaque glass. Students will have an opportunity to experiment and apply these color concepts in stained glass. There will be an introductory stained glass demonstration to cover the basics of how to cut and shape glass, copper foil and solder their chosen color combinations into small stained glass studies exploring how light interacts with glass, considering how context and environment influence the work. We will also discuss color psychology and using color to express and elicit emotional responses. Using perceptual techniques to identify color palettes and value ranges, we will develop a greater sensitivity to color.
1. Stained glass
2. Basic stained glass tools and materials
3. Paper, pencils
This is a hybrid class beginning via Zoom and then moving to in-person at UrbanGlass. A Zoom link will be emailed to you upon registration with further instructions for accessing the class, along with health and safety guidelines for the in-person portion.
This class meets virtually on Wednesday July 28th 6:30-8:30pm and In-person on Saturday July 30th 11am-5pm
July 28 — July 30
Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm