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Intro to Glassblowing Weekend (November)

November 5th - November 6th
Alex Demmerle |

Interested in learning the ancient art of glassblowing? Look no further than this weekend workshop. 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 two-day workshop with the ability to create simple functional forms of their own design along with an enhanced appreciation for the rich history of glassmaking.

Class Schedule
  • 2 Sessions: November 5 — November 6
    Saturday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Instructor

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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