Tuesday, July 21, 2015

NEW SATURDAY SESSION - Introduction to Kilnformed Glass, Part 1 - Saturday, August 1

Introduction to
Kilnformed Glass -
Part 1, Aug 1

Date(s):  Saturday, August 1, 2015
Time(s):  10:00am- 3:00pm
Join us for Part 1 of our revamped, updated, and better
than ever "Introduction to Kilnformed Glass" class.
Explore the possibilities in fused glass by learning the
basics and how to expand on them. Students will be guided
through a comprehensive look at kilnforming techniques
and concepts, completing three main projects.

Students will also learn glass cutting 101, studio safety,
glass fusing temperatures, kiln schedules, and more.
No experience necessary. Leave feeling empowered to
tackle your own glass fusing projects, or to continue
learning with us in Introduction to Kilnformed Glass Part 2.

After taking this class, students are able to rent kilns
and work independently in our fusing studio. Students
will leave the class with a solid foundation of knowledge
in fused and slumped glass with which to build on for
years to come. No experience necessary.

Tuition $225

CLICK HERE to register online.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Bring Your Child's Imagination to Life in GLASS - Join us for "ANIMALS + HABITATS" this Thursday, July 16

SOG Kids: Animals + Habitats

Date(s):  Thursday, July 16th, 2015
Time(s):  2:30-5:00pm
What's your favorite animal? Where does it live? What other animals live there? Create your answers in glass! Each student will be encouraged to explore the differences between habitats and the animals that live there, then create a couple of animals and a backdrop of the environment they inhabit using a variety of Bullseye Glass materials.
Ages 8+
Tuition $90

CLICK HERE to register online.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

OPEN STUDIOS! This Friday, July 10, 6-9pm. Explore Artist Studios and Make Your Own Glass Penguin!

OPEN STUDIOS! Join us this Friday for OPEN STUDIOS!

-Browse over 25 Professional Artist Studios
- Create your own Glass Penguin - ALL AGES
- Meet "Surprise" Friendly Animal from the Cincinnati Zoo
- Enter the raffle to win a chance to get a behind the scenes meet-and-greet with the Penguins at the Cincinnati Zoo
-Enjoy "513 Penguins" exhibit of original glass artwork from local cincinnati children

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Ever Melted Borosilicate? Don't Miss Borosilicate Flameworking Workshop - "Nature Inspired Jewelry" with Fahan Sky McDonagh

Borosilicate Flameworking - Nature Inspired Jewelry with Fahan Sky McDonagh

Date(s):  Sunday + Monday, August 2 + 3, 2015
Time(s):  10am-5pm each day
Learn to create jewelry using borosilicate glass in this exciting flameworking workshop, taught by Visiting instructor and Artist, Fahan Sky McDonagh.

In this class, students will learn techniques for creating one of a kind pendants, earrings, and brooches inspired by nature. The class topics will include glass chain, hollow networked beads with hand sculpted core, natural found object encasement, jewelry and color design, and much more. Students will work on and off a mandrel using borosilicate glass. As a class, students will discuss firing and technical information, have fun, experiment and take risks. Each student will come away with several nature inspired projects— approaching jewelry as sculpture.

Experience flameworking in glass required. Experience working borosilicate glass helpful, but not necessary.

CLICK HERE to register online.
*Students must pay deposit at time of registration for spot to be held.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

NEW Pattern Bar Workshop - "Cut It Up" - July 20, 22, 24, 2015

Cut It Up! Pattern Bar Workshop

Date(s):  Monday, Wednesday, Friday
July 20, 22, 24, 2015
Time(s):  10:00am-1:00pm - Monday + Wednesday
10:00am-12:00pm - Friday
Fire it, cut it, and fire it again! Explore limitless pattern possibilities in this exciting new class. After students design and create their own pattern bars, they will learn to cut on the tile saw to create unique pattern designs. Students will then lay out their fused pattern pieces for a second fire. The final day, students will grind, sandblast, and slump their works of art, while learning firing schedules for each step of the process. Don't miss this comprehensive fusing + coldworking workshop.
No experience necessary. Some glass cutting experience helpful.

CLICK HERE to register online.
Students must wear closed-toed shoes while in the studio. We recommend wearing comfortable clothing that you don't mind getting a little wet.

Sunday, June 7, 2015

OPEN STUDIOS - Friday, June 12 - 6-9pm. Enjoy 25+ Artist Studios + "513 Penguins" Kids Glass Exhibition + Live Hot Glass Demos!

Bring your family and join us on Friday, June 12, from 6-9pm for OPEN STUDIOS at Brazee!

-Browse over 25+ Artist Studios
-Celebrate the Opening Reception of "513 Penguins" - Annual SOG Kids Glass Art Exhibition
-Enjoy LIVE Hot Glass Demonstrations

Free and open to the public!

Monday, June 1, 2015

What Would Your Child's Glass "Dream House" Look Like? Find Out in Our 5-Day Summer Workshop Next Week!

SOG Summer: Glass Dream House

Date(s):  Monday-Friday, June 8-12th, 2015
Time(s):  10:00am-12:00pm each day
Students will design and create a multi-level fused glass house and fused glass person to inhabit their own unique structure. From design to reality, students will learn the basics of kilnformed glass by exploring frit, confetti, sheet glass, and slumping.
Age 7+
Tuition $295 (all materials included)
CLICK HERE to register online.