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Introduction to Beadmaking

Play with fire and learn to make your own glass beads. Studio safety and the proper use of a glass torch get you making your first glass creations. Learn about the different types of glass and color mixing. Each student will shape molten glass into round, square, triangle, squished, barrel and swooshy bead  shapes. Students will make about a dozen beads.


Open Studio torch rental time is available after completion of your Introduction to Beads class at $9.25 per hour plus materials. Reservations are required for classes; please check our online schedule for monthly class offerings.


Materials: All materials, tools, and safety equipment used in class will be provided.

Prerequisite: None

Duration: One 2 hour class

Price: $109

Teacher: Leah Pellegrini or Carli Schultz

Minimum/Maximum Number of Students - 3/8  


Register for classes by calling 503-240-9449. A $25 deposit is required to hold your seat.




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