Pipemaking 101
3 days, Fri 4-8pm, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm
Price: $400   Instructor: Chris Schutz   Skill Level: Beginner

Description

Students must be 18 or over.

Learn the basics of pipemaking in this intensive 3-day class!

Starting Friday evening at our Golden, CO location, from 4-8pm with a basic course in torch use, safety, and beginning to melt glass, the next two days will be an accelerated course in beginning glassblowing geared towards creating functional pipes. Saturday and Sunday are full-length, 7-hour classes from 10am-5pm. The instruction will include demos followed by hands-on student practice with teacher assistance. There will be time for students to practice on their own during Saturday and Sunday's classes. Materials, tools and torches will be provided.

Our Pipemaking 101 class is structured to teach students from the beginning steps of torch safety all the way to creating a finished piece. We do not require previous flameworking experience, although students who do have some experience may gain more from the class.

 

       

     

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Pipemaking 201
Sept 15-17 2017, Fri 4-8pm, Sat & Sun 10-5pm
Price: $500   Instructor: Chris Schutz   Skill Level: Prerequisite: Pipemaking 101

Description

Starting Friday evening from 4-8pm with a quick review of torch use, safety, then an accelerated course in creating functional pipes. Saturday and Sunday are full-length, 7-hour classes from 10am-5pm.

Items covered will include Lined tubing and color application, sculpture/carving techniques, assembling multiple pieces, water pieces, ground joints, repairs, and everything else that the class time allows! Maximum of 7 students.

The instruction will include demos followed by hands-on student practice with teacher assistance. There will be time for students to practice on their own during Saturday and Sunday's classes. Materials, tools and torches will be provided.

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