Enameling is the art of fusing powdered glass to copper, gold, or silver. The enamel piece is inserted into a kiln at around 1450°F and removed several minutes later. In this class, you will learn the fundamentals of enameling: how to clean, set up and fire copper for enameling.
You will complete 3 items, a copper pendant and a pair of earrings in class. All supplies provided for the supply fee of $30 is payable to instructor.
Please wear comfortable clothes – it will get warm.
Irene is the sole proprietor of Warm Glass Transitions, a glass fusing studio which she operates from her home. Irene also conducts artistic workshops at local studios and parks & recreation departments across the metro. During the summer months she travels the Midwest exhibiting her work Art Fairs. Irene’s art speaks of her attraction to vivid, contrasting colors and experimentation - and to the childlike enthusiasm she brings to each piece of glass work. Her website is Warmglasstransitions.com