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Collins C106 (Glass Hotshot)

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Wk 1, Tue-Sat & Wk 2 Mon-Thu



An introduction to the basic glassblowing techniques used to make vessels and sculptural forms. Throughout the course, progressively more difficult assignments teach new concepts and develop students’ skills. Group glassblowing clinics encourage teamwork. Historical and contemporary glass techniques, designs, and applications are discussed and incorporated into student work. No previous experience in glassblowing is required.

Class meets 8am-4pm as follows:
Week 1, Tuesday through Saturday, Jan 2-6
Week 2, Monday through Thursday, Jan 8-11

We urge you, if you are able, to be fully up-to-date on vaccinations, including boosters. Available vaccination sites can be found here.



Glassblowing is also being offered on another date and time.View Glassblowing (3DGL231/NC0231-01) for details.

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Josie Gluck is an American designer and glassmaker. She holds a degree in Art History and Studio Art from Union College in Schenectady, NY, and studied glass at the Appalachian Center for Craft in Smithville, TN. Josie was a member of Dale Chihuly’s and Lino Tagilapietra’s glassblowing teams before earning an MFA in Studio / … Read more