Classes

Classes with us can be scheduled at the time that is convenient for you.

Next classes in our studio

 

Blow you own ornament, pumpkin or flowers continues again Fall and Holiday Season 2018 starting 10/5 continuing through 12/30. Details for options here below. Spring Season will be announced in the end of February.

All other classes as bead-making and stained glass with Annukka are available year round,

call (860)921-1486 or e-mail: silverstreetglass@gmail.com to plan and scedule

your own unique class. We don’t have set schedule, you can wish the date and time just for your self or a small group.

Come to continue your project or start something new.

Students under 18 years old must be accompanied with parent or legal guardian.

Beads and/or Jewelry   $40/ 2 hours             

You will learn to make beads and decorate them with different designs.

You will learn to design and build jewelry with your self-made beads.

To make jewelry from your self made beads you need two classes: first to make beads and next to create jewelry after the beads have been annealed. Annealing means the beads are cooled down in kiln slowly to prevent them braking.

Additional cost for additional findings, chrystal/gem-beads and silver.                                                                                 

Stained Glass&Mosaics   $ 40/ 3 hours  introduction class                           

You will learn to create a small simple stained glass sun catcher with copperfoil technique or glass mosaic picture with application technique design after your choise.

Fusing Glass Jewelry  $40/ 2 hours introduction class

You will learn how to prepare jewelry focal pendats, earrings or ring with glass fusing technique. The pieces you make during class will be fused in kiln over night and annealed. To finish jewelry with your fused items you need to book 2 hours jewelry introduction class separately.

Hot Shop is running now until December 30.

Blow your own ornament is available for $30.

Blow your own Pumpkin $60/ea. , Flowers (3-5 pieces) $ 90/hour lesson.

You can book your glass blowing sessions for weekends, weekday afternoons and evenings after 3 pm.

For other hot shop glass blowing classes contact Annukka (860)921-1486.

We have gift certificates to purchase.

In Blow your own ornament/pumpkin/flowers you will receive an introduction to the “hot shop” and glass blowing process, select and apply your choice of colors and make your item with an experienced glass blower. Blown glass must be annealed overnight and can be picked the next day (or later) or shipped to you for an additional cost. Ornament and pumpkin class is appropriate for all ages except toddlers, flower and paperweight class must be 14 and older ; under 18 must be accompanied by parent or guardian.

Call Annukka 860-921-1486 or Mark 860-729-2523 or e-mail silverstreetglass@gmail.com to schedule.

Introduction to Flameworking
$40 / 2 hours, materials included
  • How to work on torch
  • How to make basic round beads on mandrel from soft glass
  • You will make beads of your own
  • Your beads will be annealed and you can pick them up later, or they can be shipped to you.
Introduction to Stained Glass
$40 / 3 hours, materials incl.
  • How to cut and grind glass
  • How to work with copper-foil and solder pieces together
  • You will make one small finished item to take home with you.
Introduction start to Jewelry
$40 / 2-3 hours, materials included
  • How to build a bracelet, necklace or earrings using findings, wire, strings, pendants and beads
  • You will make at least one finished item/set.

Class prices

Private lesson/ group lesson (max. 3 persons)

Class Prices/student 1 hour 3 hours 6 hours
Glass blowing $90/hour (materials incl.)
Flame-working $25/hour(materials incl.) $60
Stained glass $30 + materials $60 $120
Glass fusing $30 + materials $60 $120
Mosaics $45 (materials incl.) $90 $180
Glass painting $45(materials and firing incl.) $90 $180

Classes with Annukka in other studios

Tuesday April 2 2019

Get confident Blowing Beads,

http://www.isgb.org/info/uploads/GatheringBooklet2019.pdf

ISGB International Society of Glass Beadmakers , Gathering in South Point Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

Registration will open November 26, 2018

 

Friday April 5 2019

Get confident Blowing Beads, HG-FR-71

https://glasscraftexpo.com/class-list.php

Glass Craft & Bead Expo, South Point Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

Registration opens November 28, 2018

 

Saturday – Sunday April 21-21 2019

Introduction to mouth blown beads

https://www.cmog.org/glassmaking/studio/classes

The Studio of Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY

Registration will open Dec 15, 2018

 

Friday-Sunday May 24 – 26, 2019

Stained Glass variations

Incorporate recycled, fused and painted glass into your art, metal wires, shells and stones as well.

https://www.cmog.org/glassmaking/studio/classes

The Studio of Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY

Registration will open Dec 15, 2018

 

 

 

 

Classes with Mark in other studios