Intro to Beadmaking
March 4-5, 2023
Beadmaking Weekend Workshop
Saturday & Sunday, March 4-5
10 am - 5 pm
Instructor: Sonya Labrie
Glass beads are a fun and colourful way to explore the world of glass! In this one-day class you will melt rods of soft glass in a small torch to make a gorgeous assortment of beads. Starting with the basic bead shape, you will learn decorative techniques such as frit, dots and stringer and experiment with different shapes including simple sculptural forms.
In addition, you will learn technical aspects of glass and safety.
No experience necessary. All materials are included.
Students who have taken this workshop can attend Newbie Night.