18 February @ 9:00 am - 20 February @ 5:00 pm| $390 per person per day (includes all materials)
Glass blowing: intermediate to advanced (COE 104 glass)
Davide Penso (Murano, Venice, Italy) is an internationally recognised jewellery designer and glass artist who has taught widely in Europe and the USA.
Day 1 – 18 February 2019
Creating long blown shapes and more complex decoration of blown beads including use of murrine and 1000 stripes beads. Stretching and bending blown glass.
Day 2 – 19 February 2019
Creating small blown vessels and cups
Day 3 – 20 February 2019
The program will include a number of demonstrations and practice sessions. It will be adapted and added to depending on the specific progress, interests and skills of those attending.
Prior experience required:
- lampworking with soft glass COE 104
- some experience of blowing glass
You will be most successful in this workshop if you can blow round hollow glass beads with soft glass using a mini-blow pipe.