Introduction to Glassblowing
March 31 - May 5, 2020
6 Week Course
Tuesdays, March 31 - May 5, 2020
Instructor: Laura Burns
This course will give you basic introductory skills in the hot shop, including how to gather, make a paperweight, blow bubbles and create your first blown glass vessel. Each week you will make new objects in glass. You will also learn coldworking techniques to finish and polish your pieces. You will learn about tools, studio safety and how to work in a team to have fun and blow glass! All materials are included. No experience necessary.
Completion of this course does not qualify you for Newbie Night; additional hours of instruction are required. Please see our Newbie Night page for details.
About the Instructor
Laura Burns is a graduate of Emily Carr University and has been working in glass since 1999, and has been teaching glassblowing since 2001. She has also studied glassblowing and glass sculpture at Red Deer College.