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Intro to Fusing- Coasters

February 25th, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ipek Tepper |

In this introductory fusing lesson, students will learn all of the steps to transform flat sheet glass into a personally designed set of 4 coasters. This lesson will start with the basics of glass cutting, grinding, and learning how to design a pattern with glass. Students will also be able to embellish work with glass called stringers and various types of frit. At the end of the lesson students will place their pieces in kilns and select specific temperatures to create the texture they desire. 

What to Expect: Students will create 4 glass coasters of their own simple design. Read more about how to prepare for class on our Registration Info page. 

Eligibility: No previous experience required. Open to ages 12 and up.

Pick-up: The glass needs to be fused in the kiln and cool down overnight, so the students will have to return to UrbanGlass once notified to pick up their work. 

Class Schedule
  • 1 Session: February 25th
    Saturday, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Staff, Instructor

Ipek Tepper

Ipek grew up in Istanbul, Turkey and is a glass artist, curator and an architect. She moved to Brooklyn in 2018 after receiving her MFA degree in Glass from Rhode Island School of Design.

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