Glass Fusing & Metals Classes at Maryland Hall

The Glass Studio at MD Hall is one of our most engaging spaces where natural light filters in and kilns hum along turning students' work into masterful glass displays. Our Teaching Artists are accommodating to all levels of students by offering classes for all skills levels and ages including traditional classes, workshops to "just try it," family workshops and children's classes.

This Season's Glass Fusing & Metals Classes

  • Instructor Name
    Clare Shepherd
    Ages
    16+
    Room Number
    117A
    Member Price
    $175
    Non-Member Price
    $200

    In this four week course students will learn advance techniques to take their glass fusing skills to the next level. Using sheet glass, powders and frit students will learn the basics in small kiln casting, sandblasting, vitragraph, flow slabs and strip construction. From abstract to imagery this class will help you evolve and find voice. Previous glass experience is helpful but not necessary. Bring a sketch book, stencils and lots of ideas. A materials fee of $50 will be due at the first class. For more information, please contact the instructor at clare.p.shepherd@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Clare Shepherd
    Ages
    16+
    Room Number
    117A
    Member Price
    $175
    Non-Member Price
    $200

    In this four week course students will learn advance techniques to take their glass fusing skills to the next level. Using sheet glass, powders and frit students will learn the basics in small kiln casting, sandblasting, vitragraph, flow slabs and strip construction. From abstract to imagery this class will help you evolve and find voice. Previous glass experience is helpful but not necessary. Bring a sketch book, stencils and lots of ideas. A materials fee of $50 will be due at the first class. For more information, please contact the instructor at clare.p.shepherd@gmail.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Kathie Perry Lynch
    Ages
    16+
    Room Number
    117A
    Member Price
    $85
    Non-Member Price
    $110

    Create your own beautiful, colorful birdbath/feeder for hours of bird watching fun! Using colorful glass, frit, and stringers, students will make a shallow slumped birdbath to brighten your yard and attract birds.The birdbath will have a chain attached for easy hanging. For further information, contact klynch6424@aol.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Kathie Perry Lynch
    Ages
    16+
    Room Number
    117A
    Member Price
    $120
    Non-Member Price
    $145

    In this three week session, students will learn to screen print on glass and make part sheets using stencils and glass powder frit. We will explore various methods using these part sheets to make functional plates, sculpertural art, and/or wall hangings. A $60 supply fee is due at the beginning of class. For more information contact klynch6424@aol.com.

  • Instructor Name
    Kathie Perry Lynch
    Ages
    16+
    Room Number
    117A
    Member Price
    $85
    Non-Member Price
    $110

    Always wanted a Lazy Susan for you kitchen to put your spices, condiments and knickknacks on? Come and create your own functional piece of art for your kitchen counter. Student will start with 12” clear glass base and decorate using colored glass, frits, and stringers. Instructor will ahere plastic lazy susan to glass. For more information, please contact the instructor at klynch6424@icloud.com.