Fused / Kilnformed Glass at the
Buddha Kitty Glass is happy to announce the fall and winter class schedule. All classes are held at the Lorton Workhouse Art Center.
TEEN FUSING (FALL)
Buddha Kitty Glass is happy to announce the spring and summer class schedule. All classes are held at the Lorton Workhouse Art Center.
BEGINNING TO INTERMEDIATE FUSING
Create artworks from layering glass then firing in a kiln to a full, tack or slump fuse.
(Meets in W-7, Rm. 716)
Summer Camp with Buddha Kitty Glass!
An Art a Day: Media Madness Camp
Monday, July 14 through Friday, July 18, 1pm - 4pm, $200 plus $40 materials
Work with a different artist and medium each day in this unique arts camp experience. Each artist is an expert in their medium and has designed a project to introduce kids to the history and practice of each art in an ideal way.
Monday: Steena Fullmer -- Fused Glass Mosaics - make a mosaic glass tile
Tuesday: Samantha Mathewson -- Handbult and Wheel-thrown Ceramics - make a functional clay vessel
Wednesday: Trish Harris -- Fiber Arts - make a fabric & paper accordion book
Thursday: Sarah Huntington -- Photography - compose, edit, and print photos
Friday: Beth Fuller -- Collage and Paper Arts - make a multi-part collage
Arts Around the World Camp
Monday, July 21 through Friday, July 25, 1pm - 4pm, $200 plus $40 materials, Age 6 -11
Travel to five different lands in five days to learn about history, arts, and culture around the world. A different artist-instructor will present the camp each day.
Monday: Italy -- Artist Steena Fullmer will present a program about the Italian renaissance invention of millefiori glass. Students will make a millefiori suncatcher.
Tuesday: Greece -- Artist Rosalba Negrete will discuss the history of Greek sculpture and architecture. Students will make a ceramic model of a traditional greek village.
Wednesday: Japan -- Artist Trish Harris will lead students through the creation of the traditional Japanese Tea Cermony. Students will also make a Kimekomi Ball.
Thursday: China -- Artist Daniel Nie will intorduce Chinese characters and students will learn Chinese calligraphy.
Friday: India -- Jen Stone will present traditional yoga movement and arts of India.
Fused Glass Ornament Workshop
Saturday, November 23, 1 pm - 4 pm, $30 plus $30 materials fee; Age 16 &; up
Round Hill Art Center
Artist Steena Fullmer will help you learn the basics of working with fused glass as you make colorful holiday ornaments. It's fun!
Registration is here.