Wire Wrapping Stones 2.0–this class is full. Call to get on a waiting list!
Date and Time: 10/04/2020 from 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Instructor: Cheryl Weatherford
Prerequisites: Pre-requisite: Any wirework experience.
This is a “next steps” class in wire wrapping stones. Use wire to capture a stone using different shapes of wire. Participants will learn to coil and weave wires together for layers of embellishment.
Registration is $78 and includes all materials, instruction, and use of tools during class. Please call 319 338-1566 to get on a waiting list. When 2 people are on the waiting list, we will schedule another session of this class.
Soldering Sampler$105.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 01/19/2020 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Instructor: Kelly Kinser
Prerequisites: No experience necessary.
This workshop involves beginner and intermediate soldering. Learn and hone a variety of soldering skills—connecting an open jump ring, adding a ring to another piece, and more. Leave with a variety of samples and a new set of skills.
This class serves as a pre-requisite for many metal working classes.
Next Steps in Boro: Marble MakingRead more
Date and Time: 04/19/2020 from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Benjamin Revis, UI Scientific Glass Blower
Prerequisites: Intro to Boro on April 5 or demonstrated equivalent skill set.
Use solid boro glass rods to create marbles. This is a “next steps” class that will give participants a deeper understanding of the techniques needed to be successful in marble making.
Due to the Governor’s order closing all non-essential businesses, we do not know when we will re-open for classes. You can register via phone at 319 338-1566 without payment and we will be in touch.
Glass Owl Beads: What a Hoot!$98.00 Add to cart
Date and Time: 02/11/2018 from noon to 4PM
Instructor: Wendy Ford
Prerequisites: Make Glass Beads or equivalent. See class on Jan. 12.
This class is for the advanced beginner/intermediate lampworker. Expand your skills by learning embellishment techniques to add wing patterns, ears, eyes, and beak to a core barrel bead to make your personalized owl.