Thursday, April 26, 2012

Upcoming schedule for Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts & Sciences

Slumped Glass Dish
Saturday, May 19, 2012
10:30am – 12:30pm
     Yvonne Yaar
Use bullseye glass to create a unique small dish. You will learn how to layer glass for fusing, which will be slumped in to a small dish that you have designed with various layers of glass. Materials fee of $30 payable to the instructor.

Recycled Glass Wind Chimes
2-Day Class :
Saturday, June 9, 2012   10:30am – 12:00pm
Sunday, June 10, 2012    2:00pm – 3:30pm
     Yvonne Yaar
Turn empty wine bottles into beautiful recycled glass wind chimes. Use a glass saw and grinder to turn an ordinary wine bottle into smooth glass rings which will be fired and slumped overnight. Return the next day in this two day workshop to assemble your own wind chime that will be ready for the summer breeze. Materials fee of $20 payable to the instructor.

Dichroic Glass Pendants
Saturday, July 7, 2012
10:00am – 12:00pm
      Yvonne YaarBring your ideas and design a fused glass pendant that will be a conversation piece whenever you wear it. Dichroic glass contains multiple micro-layers of metal oxides which make the glass shimmer with radiance. Get to know the tools and processes for cutting and shaping glass. Return to pick your jewelry after it is fired. Materials fee of $25 payable to instructor.

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