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Introduction to Kiln Casting

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March 23 @ 10:30 am - March 24 @ 1:30 pm


Instructor: Ben Greene-Colonnese
Saturday, March 23 & Sunday, March 24
OR Saturday, April 27 & Sunday, April 28
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Level: Beginner
Tuition: $500

This is a two-day whirl wind tour of the intensive process of mold making utilizing simple open-face kiln casting. Students will build their own high-temp mold to melt solid glass into, creating one of a kind glass sculptures! Day one, students will sculpt a clay positive and learn the basics of making your first high temperature plaster and silica mold. Day two consists of de-molding clay, loading the molds into the kiln, and an explanation of kiln firing schedules. Once castings are cooled off, students will come back to pick up their finished artwork!


March 23 @ 10:30 am
March 24 @ 1:30 pm
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North Carolina Glass Center
140-C Roberts St.
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