Education—2017-2018 Classes

Creating Art Glass In Columbia Since 1976

Fall 2017-Winter 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

FUSED GLASS JEWELRY

Learn to cut glass and create fused glass pendants. This one session class will cover the basics of glass fusing and several techniques for creating unique glass jewelry. Some glass and one kiln firing are included. Jewelry findings will be applied after firing.

Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., December 2. Taught by Molly Fiegel.

Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., February 3. 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: $95.00

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. December 9. Taught by Molly Fiegel.

SNOWFLAKES

Saturday, 10:30-1:30. November 18. 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: $64.00

STAINED GLASS: COPPER FOIL

This stained glass method was popularized by L.C. Tiffany at the turn of the century. Learn the basic techniques of cutting glass, applying copper foil and soldering. You will 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., April 14, 21 and 28. 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

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 consecutive Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., March 3 and 10. 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., February 17. 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 GLASS WIND CHIMES

Try your hand at fused glass by creating a whimsical wind chime to brighten your home or garden. Stack and decorate beautiful fused glass pieces in the first class and learn to string them during the second class. No cutting experience is required and all tools and materials are provided. Two consecutive Saturdays.

Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., March 17 and 24. 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: $125.00

MOSAIC STEPPING STONES

In this two session class, students will create a stepping stone using a combination of nipped and precut glass. In the first class, students will choose a design and glue their glass tiles to a precast stone. In the second class, stones will be grouted. Glass cutting and other uses for mosaic techniques will also be discussed. Please wear closed toe shoes. Two consecutive Saturdays.

Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., May 12 and 19. 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: $94.00

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, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.