ART FORMS: an exploration

ART FORMS: an exploration The various media available to artists have evolved slowly over the years; however, how artists use these forms to express their artistry is as varied as the personalities of the artists themselves. ART FORMS: an exploration highlights the multiple approaches artists have adopted to convey their ideas, bringing together both fine arts and quality crafts.…

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Make a Holiday Ornament – Glass Blowing for All Ages

Hand Blown Glass Ornament

It’s a Makers’, Artists’ and “Blown Away” Lovers’ Delight! Create your own hand-blown glass ornament Family and friends’ fun for (almost) all ages. Whether you’ve previously blown glass, tried your hand at one of our other seasonal events, loved the Netflix series Blown Away, or simply always wondered what it’s like to work with hot…

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Make a Holiday Ornament – Glass Blowing for All Ages

Hand Blown Glass Ornament

It’s a Makers’, Artists’ and “Blown Away” Lovers’ Delight! Create your own hand-blown glass ornament Family and friends’ fun for (almost) all ages. Whether you’ve previously blown glass, tried your hand at one of our other seasonal events, loved the Netflix series Blown Away, or simply always wondered what it’s like to work with hot…

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Make a Holiday Ornament – Glass Blowing for All Ages

Hand Blown Glass Ornament

It’s a Makers’, Artists’ and “Blown Away” Lovers’ Delight! Create your own hand-blown glass ornament Family and friends’ fun for (almost) all ages. Whether you’ve previously blown glass, tried your hand at one of our other seasonal events, loved the Netflix series Blown Away, or simply always wondered what it’s like to work with hot…

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Glass-O-Ween: Make a Glass Skull in Just 15 Minutes

Hand-made white glass skull

Get your spooky on making a glass skull A fun, artful way to spend 15 minutes on a Saturday That’s right, in only 15 minutes (per skull): Check out the tools, process and sample skulls Choose 2 colors Watch hot glass being gathered for the skull Use tools to create the shape Help finish the…

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Glass Flameworking Camp: Kids Make Glass Beads, Small Sculptures & More

Glass bead bracelets flameworked and strung at Salt & Sand

Learn principles of glass flameworking all the way through to finishing your own pieces. This week-long camp (5 half-days) starts with safety and ends with students creating their own finished pieces. Students will explore: Properties of hot and cold glass The science and safety of managing the “torch” How to melt glass in an open…

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Glass Blowing Camp: Kids Make Glass Objects in Teams

Make Your Own Glass Cup

Learn the principles of glass blowing all the way through to finishing complex pieces. This week-long camp (5 half-days) starts with safety and ends with students creating their own finished pieces. Students will explore: Properties of hot and cold glass Tools usage for glass blowing (a wet newspaper? a common kitchen knife? yes!) How glass…

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Make Your Own Glass Easter Egg

No egg hunt required! Choose your colors and pattern & create an egg paperweight from molten glass. Join our experienced instructor, Spencer Kirk-Jackson, for this fun and inventive event. You’ll select colors, identify a pattern and Spencer will guide you to creating your very own glass egg. Whether you celebrate Easter or just love art,…

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