Flowers - 2 days class
- This class includes making out of mandrel 3 types of flowers: snow flowers, crocuses and sweet pea.
- We’ll learn making different shape of petals. We will use different ways to work with petals choosing the best way to get the thickness we need.
- The most interesting part of the class – setting up full branches of flowers. At the end of the class students will get full bouquet of their own glass flowers.
This class consists of many easy steps. We’ll start working with stamens pulling easy murrini and making full central part. Then we’ll discuss the way to choose the petals’ color. Let’s find out how to get the shape of the petals! Understanding the way to make this flower will give you explanation of making any murrini flowers or fish.
During this class we’ll try two different ways to make a jellyfish bell and tail.
We’ll discuss our color choice and will work with half transparent and silver glass. One of the main part of the class is encasing. We’ll practice a lot to cover the bead with crystal clear. As the result of the class all the students will make two different jellyfish beads.
During the class we’re going to make 5 glass works. From simple to complicated. Will start with regular bead with a hole. We’ll continue with a cabochon and glass ring. After that we’ll make biconvex lens. And the last work is a marble with planets.
We’ll learn to work on mandrel and off mandrel
During the workshop we’ll sculpt a frog and octopus on the surface of a bead, and a chameleon on the tip of a mandrel.
We will focus on working with a shape and proportions using different colors of glass. We will also use striking silver glass for chameleon learning to appear the color. Using stringers we will sculpt glass forms. After this class you will be able to create your own glass animal with your own special design.
Event Price 990