Classes at NW Art Glass

Introduction to Fusing

Our introductory fusing class provides you with the basic technical and practical skills necessary to start fusing on your own. The class includes basic cutting skills, kiln operation and firing schedules, safety issues, and design techniques. This is a one-day hands-on class in which you will complete several projects including plates, display pieces, sample tiles, and pendants. No previous experience required.

Class Dates
Saturday, April 22nd, 9am – 4pm
Saturday, May 20th, 9am – 4pm
Saturday, July 22nd, 9am – 4pm
Saturday, September 23rd, 9am – 4pm
Saturday, November 11th, 9am – 4pm

Fee: $180

(tuition $140, supplies $40)
Instructors: Susan Murphy, Brian Herbison and Barry Patterson

Fused Glass Painting – Stay tuned for next date…

The Fused Glass Painting class is hands-on and a lot of fun! You will learn how to paint and create intricate patterns with Glassline bottles and tips, use an airbrush to create backgrounds and foregrounds, and sgraffito designs into a painted background. This class is for beginning through advanced fusers. Join us and spend a weekend learning to add new elements to your fused glass designs.

Fee: $310 (tuition $225, supplies $85)
Instructors: Susan Murphy, Brian Herbison, & Barry Patterson

Open Workshops:

For the students of our classes, we host open workshops several times each week. For a nominal fee of $17, we provide workspace, a fun environment and limited kiln space if needed. Qualifications and limitations do apply so please contact us for more details.

Weekly Workshops;

Tuesdays 5pm – 8pm
Fridays 11am – 2pm

Monthly Workshops;

Saturday, April 8th, 10am to 2pm
Saturday, May 13th, 10am to 2pm
Saturday, June 10th, 10am to 2pm
Saturday, July 8th, 10am to 2pm
Saturday, August 12th, 10am to 2pm
Saturday, September 9th, 10am to 2pm
Saturday, October 14th, 10am to 2pm
Saturday, November 18th, 10am to 2pm – CANCELLED
Saturday, December 9th, 10am to 2pm

Please contact us by phone or email to register for a class.

Phone: (425) 861-9600


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