Make Glass Beads: Intro to Lampworking through Kirkwood

  • Details

  • 10/08/21
  • 5:30 p.m. to 9p.m. -
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Hobby

Event Description

This class will teach you the art of lampworking, a technique of using a torch and melting glass rods to create various shapes.  Safety and appropriate equipment handling are emphasized.  Your beads will need to stay in a kiln overnight to be annealed.  No previous experience needed.

NOTE:  Participants must be at least 15 years old.    

 Registration is through Kirkwood Community College. Register at: and go to Continuing Education and then search for Beadology Iowa under the instructor search.  On site registrations will be taken if registration through Kirkwood meets minimum requirements of two participants. Instructor: Karen Kubby.

$40 instructor fee/$75 materials fee.