When Fri Aug 23 6pm — 7:45pm
Where GlassWorks
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
What Dichroic Glass Pendant class
Host Anita Willis
Categories
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Registration

  • Cost: Free
  • Restrictions:
    • Attendees require approval from the event host
    • Ages 16+

Cancellations for this event must be made before August 23, 2019 — 6:00pm.

Registration for the event is closed.

About this Event


Class is full

Dichroic Glass Pendant class - fused in Microwave
Class size 4 due to number of microwave kilns.

Each student will complete 2 , size 1 in x1 in Dichroic glass pendants using Dichroic glass, colored glass or clear cap.

The class is free, please bring $8.00 per person to cover the cost of Dichroic and colored glass. ***Please bring exact change, this fee will go into the committee funds box. Supplies are based on DMS current available stock . All needed tools will be provided during class.

We will be learning :
How dichroic glass is made.
Glass Safety
What does the term COE mean
What Is thin fire paper and firing fiber.
Other uses for firing fiber
Students will learn how to cut glass
Glue up their pieces and prepare them to fire
How to prepare the Microwave kiln and clean it when done
Ramping the kiln temp
Ways to prevent problems and even firing
We will go over use and clean up of the GlassWorks space.

The class is free, please bring $8.00 per person to cover the cost of Dichroic and glass, supplies are based on DMS current available stock . This fee will go into the committee funds box. All needed tools will be provided during class.

Closed toe shoes are required in the GlassWorks area. And goggles while you cut glass.

If you have not been cleared to use the microwave please come 30 min early. We will discuss the basics. With that time and this class completed . You will be cleared to use the microwave kilns

No shows will result future class rejection.

Special Considerations and Warnings

Please ware closed toe shoes in the GlassWorks area. And goggles while you cut glass.
The class is free, please bring $7:00 per person to cover dichroic glass and other glass used. Please pay the teacher at the beginning of class. All needed tools will be provided during class. See above info.