Summer Glass Workshop

This workshop is filled on a first come basis until the participant maximum is met. Once the class limit is reached, a waiting list will be kept.

May 18 – June 5, 2020
Instructor: Angus Powers
Fee: $1200; Material Fee: $500
For-credit option available at additional cost.

Registration will begin January 6, 2020.

Workshop Description:

This three week session will focus on form and forming techniques using blown glass elements. The primary blown forms such as the sphere, cylinder, and cone will be explored as a primary skill set. Students then will begin to develop a language of functional forms using this geometric foundation and the inherent material properties of clear and colored glass. Open to all levels.

Contact Information:
Email: summerworkshops@alfred.edu
Phone: 607-871-2413


Our glass facilities currently have a two thousand pound capacity continuous melt furnace for clear glass, a 1200 pound capacity furnace for colored glass, three large glory holes and twenty annealing ovens, all computer controlled.

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Shelly Grant

Administrative Assistant/Summer Workshops
School of Art and Design