Learn how to design, cut, and complete small glass projects in this introductory class. Students will be taught a variety of basic techniques in both cold glass (stained) and hot glass (fusing, casting, slumping, lamp work). Participants who already have basic skills are invited to explore new ways to hone their technique. Younger students may contact the instructor to inquire about admission to the class.
Ben Fox, LCMHC, ArtisTree Art Educator & Coordinator, is a local expressive arts therapist with a long and diverse history of art and trades experience. A stained glass artisan in his youth, Ben sought further arts education at RISD and the Pilchuck School of Glass. Ben has a Master of Arts in Expressive Therapies and a B.A. in Studio Art from Hamilton College. He has taught and worked in various creative fields such as making outdoor clothing and bags, fine woodworking, photography, and lately outdoor sculpture.