Fall 2018 Classes

Enrollment is arranged through Columbia Area Career Center, 573-214-3803. All classes will be held at Village Glass, 4153 Paris Road, Columbia, Mo.

Can’t find an offering to fit your schedule? For private classes in all techniques, contact Molly Fiegel at
573-443-0393

STAINED GLASS: COPPER FOIL

This stained glass method was popularized by L.C. Tiffany at the turn of the century. Practice the basic techniques of cutting glass, applying copper foil and soldering. You can choose from a variety of patterns to create an 8” x 10” panel with 10 to 15 pieces of colored glass. Liability waiver required. Please wear closed-toe shoes for safety. (3 Sessions)

Three consecutive Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., October 6, 13 and 20, 2018. Taught by Molly Fiegel.

Register through Columbia Area Career Center, 573-214-3803. All classes will be held at Village Glass, 4153 Paris Road, Columbia, Mo.

Cost: $179.00

FUSED STACK PLATE

New this semester, stack plate construction is a quick and fun way to build colorful fused glass projects! You’ll learn to cut glass and, working with your choice of colored base glass, arrange small stacks of glass pieces that will fuse flat to create rings of depth and color! Liability waiver required. Please wear closed-toe shoes for safety. (1 Session)

Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., September 22, 2018. Taught by Molly Fiegel.

Register through Columbia Area Career Center, 573-214-3803. All classes will be held at Village Glass, 4153 Paris Road, Columbia, Mo.

Cost: $79.00

LAMPWORKING

Come and “play with FIRE”!  A two-day course in the basics of melting glass with a 2000 degree torch. Use the techniques to make beads, marbles and various glass items. Your fee covers the materials, instruction and fuel to make several items over the torch. Lampworking kits will be available for $150.00 should you choose to continue on your own. Please wear closed toe shoes. (Two sessions)

Two consecutive Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., October 27 – November 3. Taught by Kelly Melegrito. Visit Kelly’s website liquifireglass.com

Register through Columbia Area Career Center, 573-214-3803. All classes will be held at Village Glass, 4153 Paris Road, Columbia, Mo.

Cost: $165.00

 

FUSED CORAL BOWL

In this fun class, you will design and create your own bowl that looks like gorgeous marine coral. You’ll learn to arrange glass, preparing it to be kiln fused and slumped. Lots of colors to choose from, no experience necessary!

Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., September 8. Taught by Molly Fiegel.

Register through Columbia Area Career Center, 573-214-3803. All classes will be held at Village Glass, 4153 Paris Road, Columbia, Mo.

Cost: $79.00

FUSED WOVEN BOWL

New this semester, to create a cool bowl or platter which resembles woven plaid, you will learn the skills and secrets of cutting thin glass strips. The colors, design and shape are up to you, we will take care of the two firings. Please wear closed toe shoes.

Saturday, 10:30-1:30. December 8. Taught by Molly Fiegel.

Register in August through Columbia Area Career Center, 573-214-3803. All classes will be held at Village Glass, 4153 Paris Road, Columbia, Mo.

Cost: $79.00

FUSED GLASS HOLIDAY ORNAMENTS

During this single session workshop, you will assemble several ornaments to be kiln fired which can then be used on a tree, in a window or on a special holiday package. You may choose either

CHRISTMAS TREES

Saturday, 10:30-1:30. November 17. Taught by Molly Fiegel.

SNOWFLAKES

Saturday, 10:30-1:30. December 1. Taught by Molly Fiegel

Register in August through Columbia Area Career Center, 573-214-3803. All classes will be held at Village Glass, 4153 Paris Road, Columbia, Mo.

Cost: $64.00

Classes available by arrangement

PRIVATE CLASSES

Private classes are available by arrangement with Molly Fiegel, 573-443-0393 or susie@villageglass.com. Advance registration is required through Village Glass or Adult Education. Please wear closed toe shoes and, while safety glasses are provided, you might bring your own if you have a favorite pair. Call 573-443-0393 for more information. Open Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.