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Sculpting with Bits

2 Day Workshop July 29th & August 5th 6pm-9pm

  • 3 hr
  • 200 US dollars
  • Blackstone River Glass Center

Service Description

Discover the art of sculpting with hot glass in our "Sculpting with Bits" class, where creativity meets craftsmanship. This immersive workshop is designed for those eager to delve into the world of creating glass sculptures, focusing on transforming basic blown forms into intricate animals and objects. Class Overview: Date & Time: July 29th & August 5th, 6pm-9pm Duration: 2 Day Intensive What You'll Learn: Introduction to Glass Sculpture: Delve into the techniques and possibilities of sculpting with molten glass. Basic Blown Forms: Learn foundational skills in creating basic blown forms that serve as the foundation for sculptures. Sculpting Animals and Objects: Explore sculpting common animals and objects using different shapes, sizes, and heated bits of glass. Team Collaboration: Experience a collaborative environment where participants support each other in bringing their chosen sculptures to life. Materials Required: All necessary materials and tools will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring sketches or ideas for the sculptures they wish to create. Who Should Attend: This class is ideal for any student who has taken the 6 week intermediate class, interested in exploring the art of glass sculpture. What to Expect: • Hands-on practice in sculpting techniques. • Guidance on using various tools and equipment for sculpting with glass. • Supportive teamwork and collaboration to enhance your learning experience. Takeaway: By the end of this workshop, you will have developed foundational skills in sculpting with glass, allowing you to create unique sculptures of animals and objects. Gain insights into the creative process and possibilities of working with molten glass as a sculptural medium.

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • Blackstone River Glass Center, Meeting Street, Cumberland, RI, USA


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