Glass Bead Making Classes



Bead making class with Paul SpencerHave you ever wanted to experience working in glass?

Are you fascinated by the art of glass bead making and would love to make something special that you could wear yourself or give as a gift?

I offer Glass Bead Making Classes in my studio for serious students with some experience.

Whether you are looking to experience the magical colors of borosilicate glass or learn how to shape beads with surface decoration, I can guide you step by step through the process and tailor each class to your specific needs.

“Paul’s teaching style is warm and enthusiastic. His rich knowledge of glass has helped me bring my creative ideas to life”

Glass Bead Making CLASSES

Glass Beadmaking classesI will take you step by step and help you through the process of melting, shaping and decorating your own glass beads. I will explain the importance of safety, how to use a torch and introduce you to the various tools used in glass bead making. We will also have fun with the amazing assortment of glass colors on hand for you to work with and you will come away with an assortment of your own lampwork  beads.

I will also give you the information needed to set up your own affordable glass bead making station in your own home. Of course you can always choose to continue the process of learning and developing your craft at the studio

Classes are one-on-one and scheduled for mutual convenience 125.00 per session.

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Intermediate glass bead making classClasses are also available for those who want to expand and perfect their knowledge and technique of making lampwork beads and jewelry components.

Intermediate classes are tailored around your individual needs and interests.

Shaping and Control, Borosilicate Colors, Use of Metals and Enamels, Silver Glass, Clear Encasing, Cabochons and Implosions are only a few of the exciting techniques you may choose to explore.

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A special 1 1/2hr. workshop to make your own art glass pendant or beads. All supplies and materials are included so just bring a friend, your kids (12 yrs or older) or come by yourself.

You will be talking about this experience for a long time to come. The work you make will be professionally finished and presented on a silk cord with silver closure so you will be able to wear it or give it as a special gift. 100.00 per person.

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I am also available to teach at your location for a class or group or just for yourself.

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Glass Beadmaking Classes and Workshops



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