Beadmaking One-Day Class Saturday, May 23, 2020
Beadmaking One Day Class
Saturday, May 23, 2020
10:00 am to 5:00 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 we will cover technical aspects of glass and safety. No experience necessary. All materials are included.
Students who have taken this class are eligible to attend Newbie Night.
About the Instructor
Sonya Labrie is a graduate of the Craft & Design Program majoring in glass, at Sheridan College (SOCAD) in Oakville, ON. She works and teaches at several glass facilities in Vancouver and has been the recipient of many prestigious awards for glass arts.