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Our latest offering for members is our Studio Spots learning modules page accessible from the Memberships menu. These modules showcase glass materials, techniques, and tools. Click on any applicable module link and it will launch our YouTube channel in a separate browser window. Our members have exclusive access to the entire series.
Non-members can view a sample by clicking here.
Welcome to Glasstronomy Studios’ adult art glass course program. Whether exploring a new technique, refreshing skills, or sampling the wonders of glass, this season's calendar offers something for everyone. Are you ready for a challenge?
Learn best practices in a safe and relaxing environment with hands on instruction and come away with a unique piece of glass art you will be proud to say, “I did it myself!”
Fine print — As of March 2020, non-members who are first-time registrants are required to complete and sign a waiver * prior to participating in the course or workshop they are paying for. The waiver is an acknowledgment of our cancellation policy (mandatory), waiver of liability (mandatory), and image use (optional). If you choose a remote method of payment, the waiver will be emailed to you. Registration will not be deemed complete until the signed waiver is emailed back.
* If you are under the age of 18, a legal guardian must sign on your behalf.
Once you have embraced fusing, you quickly realize bigger IS better! This four-week unit is for intermediate to advanced fusers ready to tackle projects like large bowls and platters, wall or garden sculpture, and tabletops. With one on one guidance and instruction from Glasstronomy Studio’s fusing expert, Melanie Kidd, participants will plan, design, execute, and fire one large project to completion. Space is limited but the possibilities are endless!
Materials and project firings are not included.
Thursdays, November 7, 14, 21, 28, 2019, from 7 to 10 pm
Fee: $225 + HST + materials and project firing fees
The beauty of light shining through glass has inspired us through the ages. With the availability of glass fusing we can easily add a unique touch to a traditional favourite. During this multi-disciplinary five-week course, participants will learn how to cut and shape glass, and copper foil and solder a 14-inch diameter round window panel. Basic fusing principles of glass compatibility and layering using 96 COE glass and accessories will also be covered. Three patterns of varying difficulty are available.
Some glass, foil, solder, frame, and firings included.
Thursdays, January 16, 23, 30, February 6 and 13, 2020, from 7 to 10 pm
Fee: $295 + HST + sheet glass
These courses are open to youth participants (14+ years old) where accompanied by an adult participant.