BEARDEN's offers classes in COLD & WARM GlASS
Beginning Stained Glass - Copper Foil - 2 sessions - $165.00
Learn to create stained glass from the professionals. We'll show you how to cut glass, grind, foil, solder, and finish your project using the copper foil method. All materials and supplies are included. Students receive a 20% coupon to be used on supplies and glass during and for the week following the class. This class meets once per week for 3 hours, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., for two weeks in a row. This class will meet on the 1st and 2nd Tuesday of every month. No experience necessary. After completing class you will be able to competently continue on your own! Complete 1 project.
Working with Lead Channel- 1 session - $165.00
Tired of the copper foil method? Give your projects a smooth, consistent look using the lead channel method. Learn to design a window using a center bevel cluster and beveled border. You will complete one project. This class meets on the fourth Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. Complete 1 project.
Fusing - Dichroic Jewelry - 1 session - $65.00
Find out how easy it is to create your own glass jewelry. Create four fused glass pieces that can be worn as pendants, brooches, bracelets and/or a set of earrings. You will leave with an understanding of glass fusing and several pieces to brag about. This class meets on the second Saturday of each month from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. Complete 4 projects.
Introduction to Fusing and Slumping - 1 session - $119.00
Learn the basics of kiln formed glass! Using various techniques you will create one fused and slumped glass dish and one suncatcher. This class is the perfect first step in learning about fusible glass. We will cover cutting techniques, project layouts, fusing theory, and proper firing temperatures to achieve desired results. This class meets on the second Thursday of each month from 6 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. Complete 2 projects.
Get Inspired! - Multi-Colored Coral Bowl - 1 session - $79.00
Create a breathtaking work of art with us! Get the know-how on this unique, ocean influenced technique. Creatively arrange multiple colors and strips of hand cut fusible glass to create a one of a kind bowl that is sure to impress. This class will meet the third Wednesday of each month from 6 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. All supplies will be provided. No experience necessary. Complete 1 project.
Garden Stakes/ Seasonal - 1 session - $25
Great for kids age 5 and up! Bright and colorful plant stakes add an extra touch of color to your indoor or outdoor garden! Use frit and stringers to create a unique design. Glass firing and attachment of plant stake included. This class meets on Sat May 27th from 10am - 11am OR Wed May 31st from 10am - 11am. All supplies will be provided, no experience necessary. Complete 1 project.
Painting on Glass - 2 sessions - $160
Learn the traditional way of glass painting by mixing powders and applying different techniques to create a completed painted glass project. This would be a great class for a stained glass artist to add painted elements to their projects. This class will meet on Sat June 3rd from 9am - 12pm. The 2nd session time and date will be determined during the 1st session. All supplies will be provided, no experience necessary. Complete 1 project.