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Introduction to Cast Glass Sculpture

Introduction to Cast Glass Sculpture

Duration:16 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am an artist and educator based in Joshua Tree, CA. I specialize in glass and textiles and am passionate about teaching hands-on skills and creating holistic learning experiences. I have taught students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities including undergraduate and graduate students, Nike teams, teens, children, and adults with disabilities. I taught at Oregon College of Art and Craft…
Emily
Emily
Emily
Emily

What we’ll do

Learn to create glass sculpture at the Yucca Valley Material Lab - a brand new glass studio and artist residency in the desert! This immersive two-day course explores the basics glass kiln-casting by transforming clay forms into glass using Bas-relief. Bas-relief, also known as “low relief”, is a form of sculpture in which figures are raised or depressed slightly from a flat background to create…

What I’ll provide

Creative supplies
All materials provided.

What to bring

Closed-toe shoes (sneakers, boots, etc.)
Please wear clothes that can get dirty. Many of the processes we will be working with can stain and or damage clothing.

Where you'll be

We will spend the evening working at the Yucca Valley Material Lab. The Yucca Valley Material Lab is a brand new glass studio located just two hours east of Los Angeles and 15-minutes west of spectacular Joshua Tree National Monument. Yucca Valley Material Lab offers residencies and workshops to artists, designers, and artisans to explore conceptual and traditional glass art, with a specialty in kiln-formed casting.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 18 and up can attend.
Emily
craft class
Introduction to Cast Glass Sculpture
New experience
$595/person
New experience
$595/person