Glass Class Schedule, Winter/Spring 2014

The Crefeld Glass Studio is pleased to bring the public another semester of glass art classes.  Below you will find the full listing for January through June, 2014.  Please click on the individual classes to be taken to the full description and a link to register for the class.  As always, this schedule is subject to change, and additional classes may be added as we are able.  Materials and use of tools are included in all class fees.


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Intermediate, Advanced, and Special Topic Classes
Please click on the individual classes to learn the details of each course.  All classes are open to students who've had at least one previous glass class as well as advanced students, ages 16-adult. 

#1417 - Intermediate to Advanced Lampworking  Tuesdays, 4/1 - 5/6, 7-9:30pm 
#1419 - Intermediate to Advanced Glassblowing - Class Full  Wednesdays, 4/9 - 5/14, 6-9pm

Classes through Mt. Airy Learning Tree (MALT)
These classes are offered through the community education program, MALT.  All registrations for these classes will be taken through MALT's website: www.mtairylearningtree.org.  In general, these are introductory classes that are open to beginner to more advanced students, ages 16 - adult, that run for a slightly longer amount of time than the Glass Studio's  regular introductory courses. 

Lampworking Intensive: Beginner to Intermediate Tuesdays, 1/28 - 3/4, 7-9pm 
Introduction to Glassblowing 1   Wednesdays, 1/29 - 2/12, 6-9pm 

Introduction to Glassblowing 2
(a follow-up for those who've already take an intro class)

Wednesdays, 2/26 - 3/19, 6-9pm 

Lampworking
Lampworking (also called Flameworking) is the art of manipulating glass by using a small flame and hand tools.  In these courses, students will use small torches to heat, bend, fuse, stretch, and ball up glass to create beautiful, small sculptures and jewelry.  These classes are open to beginners and more advanced students (specified in class descriptions), ages 16 - adult.

Basic Introduction to Lampworking Three classes to   choose from:

#1404 Saturdays, 2/1 & 2/8, 10am-1pm
#1413 - Class Full Thursdays, 3/27 & 4/3, 6-9pm
#1407 - Introduction to Lampworking Intensive Saturdays, 2/15 - 3/22, 10am-1pm
#1417Intermediate to Advanced Lampworking Tuesdays, 4/1 - 5/6, 7-9:30pm

Glassblowing
In these exciting courses, students will gather molten glass from a 2100 degree (F) furnace and manipulate it using a variety of glassblowing techniques.  These classes are open to beginners through more advanced students (specified in class descriptions), ages 16 - adult.  

Basic Introduction to Glassblowing  Seven classes to choose from: 

#1402 - Class Full Thursdays, 1/23 & 1/30, 6-9pm 
#1412 - Class Full Mondays, 3/17 & 3/24, 6-9pm 
#1414 - Class Full Wednesdays, 3/26 & 4/3, 6-9pm 
#1418 - Class Full Thursdays, 4/10 & 4/17, 6-9pm 
#1423 - Class Full Mondays, 5/12 & 5/19, 6-9pm 
#1424 - Class Full Tuesdays, 5/13 & 5/20, 6-9pm 
#1426 - Class Full Tuesdays, 5/27 & 6/3, 6-9pm  

Basic Introduction to Glassblowing, 1-Day Workshop  Ten classes to choose from: 

#1401 - Class Full Sunday, 1/19, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break)
#1405 - Class Full Sunday, 2/2, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break)
#1408 - Class Full Sunday, 2/16, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break)
#1409 - Class Full Sunday, 3/2, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break) 
#1411 - Class Full Sunday, 3/16, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break) 
#1415  Sunday, 3/30, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break)
#1420 - Class Full Sunday, 4/13, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break) 
#1428 - Class Full Sunday, 4/27, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break) 
#1422  Sunday, 5/4, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break) 
#1425 - Class Full Sunday, 5/18, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break) 
#1427 Sunday, 6/1, 10am-5pm (1-hour lunch break) 
#1429  Sunday, 6/8, 10am - 5pm (1-hour lunch break) 

Introduction to Glassblowing Intensive Classes

#1403 - Class Full Mondays, 1/27 - 3/10, 6-9pm 
#1406 - Class Full Thursdays, 2/6 - 3/13, 6-9pm 
#1416 - Class Full Mondays, 3/31 - 5/5, 6-9pm 

#1421

Thursdays, 4/24 - 6/5, 6-9pm