Firing Schedules for Glass

For: Beginners, perect for kiln owners who want to understand how to fire glass.
Tutor: Brenda Page

Course Outline

Do you have a kiln and not sure how to successfully fire it for glass? Or are you interested in understanding how glass fires in a variety of situations? Then this is the class for you. In this class a variety of topics will be covered to enable you to better understand how glass works in a kiln and thus have greater success when firing glass. We will discuss firing schedules for various situations including slumping, tack fusing, full fusing, firing thick glass and also cover areas such as annealing, viscosity, COE and glass dynamics.

This program will be predominantly lecture based with some demonstrations. This class is suitable for the beginner. Notes provided.

Course Cost: $95
Contact Hours: (1 x 1 1/2 hours )

Day
Thursday

Time
10am - 11:30am

Dates
1st March

You will learn about:
Understand how glass works in a kiln, basic firing schedules and different kiln types

Class Materials

Please bring the following to class:
please bring a pen and paper and an image of your kiln if you own one.