Intro to Glassblowing

September 18th - October 23rd
Alex Demmerle |

Interested in learning the ancient art of glassblowing? Look no further than this intro workshop! Spread over six weeks, this beginner-friendly class will cover the fundamentals of working with furnace glass: gathering, shaping, blowing, etc. Collaborating in teams, students will learn to use tools to manipulate and control the molten glass and explore basic color application techniques. Every student can expect to leave this workshop with the ability to create simple functional forms of their own design along with an enhanced appreciation of the rich history of glassmaking.

Class Schedule
  • 6 Sessions: September 18 — October 23
    Sunday, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Alex Demmerle

Alexander is a Brooklyn-based artist whose practice revolves around glassblowing and kiln casting. Inspired by historical glassmaking techniques and the material and social role that glass has played across times…

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