Vitrigraph; the basics

For: students who have completed kiln forming level 1
Tutor:

Course Outline

This 3 hour workshop introduces students on how to prepare glass for firing in a vitrigraph kiln and how to bull vitrigraph stringer. Students will work with molten glass flowing from the vitrgraph kiln to manipulate it into all sorts of forms. Students will then fuse a plate using the vitrgraph glass made in class. All materials are included in this workshop.

Course Cost: $145
Contact Hours: (1 x 3 hours )

Day
Saturday
Saturday

Time
2-5pm
2-5pm

Dates
2nd Sep
3rd Feb 2018

You will learn about:
preparing a vitrigraph pot, loading glass into pot. firing schedule, pulling vitrigraph stringer, fusing a project with stringer

Class Materials

Please bring the following to class:
safety glasses, suitable clothing: long pants, covered in shoes, long sleeve top made of natural fibres. glass cutter and hand tools.