Marvelous Marbles

This course will cover the essential techniques used for flameworking borosilicate glass. You’ll learn about different types of torches, flame characteristics, and how their chemistry affects the colours that we’ll use.  A variety of different colour applications utilizing solid glass will be demonstrated including, vortex's, wig wags, and implosions. You’ll learn about different styles of punties, and how to assess when and why they should be used. We’ll ensure that each student leaves with a well rounded knowledge of shaping borosilicate glass in the flame along with their marvelous marbles.

Instructor: Paul van den Bijgaart

CRN 1850 ESER Course 6095
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Title: Marvelous Marbles
Dates: July 30, 2018 - August 03, 2018
Times: Monday: 9:00 AM - 3:59 PM in Room
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 3:59 PM in Room
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 3:59 PM in Room
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 3:59 PM in Room
Friday: 9:00 AM - 3:59 PM in Room
Tuition: $620.00
Materials Fee: $75.00
GST: $34.75
Total Cost: $729.75
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* All fees are in Canadian Dollars unless otherwise stated.