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Introduction to Flameworking

Learn to manipulate glass into 3-D forms. Working with borosilicate glass, we’ll cover a variety of flameworking techniques including shaping, bending and fusing glass rods as well as tubing.

Special Notes

  • All materials and equipment provided. Wear clothing made of natural fibers to class.
About the Instructor

Jack Alden

Jack worked with glass for the first time in St. Petersburg, Florida under Dave Walker and Josh Poll. Soon after, he began learning about Chihuly glass, and sharing his knowledge as a docent at the Chihuly Collection. After his first time at Penland School of Crafts studying with Micah Evans, he moved to Richmond, Virginia where he took a position as Teachers Assistant for Christopher McElroy. Shortly after arriving, Jack opened a flame working studio where he rented space and taught lessons. After graduating from VCU, he continues to work with glass and push his artwork forward.

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Introduction to Flameworking

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Class Details
April 2 - May 216:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Day: Mon
Tuition: $180.00
Member Tuition: $162.00
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Jack Alden
Seats Available: 2
Level: Beginner
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