Warm Glass I: Intro to fused glass

Columbus Idea Foundry

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Columbus Idea Foundry 421 W State St ColumbusOH  43215
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Columbus Idea Foundry 421 W State St ColumbusOH  43215

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What's Included

Instructor: Don Sell This class is an introduction to Glass fusing. During this workshop attendees will create several glass ornaments and obtain the skills to complete their own projects. You will learn the properties of glass, including: how glass reacts under heat, how to cut glass, how to prepare a project for the kiln, how to operate the kiln, how to finish a project, and an introduction to cold working. Participants will be able to pick up their finished project 2 days after the class once their projects have been kiln-fired. This class is a perquisite for the Slumping and Draping Class (Warm Glass II). No experience necessary.

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The Columbus Idea Foundry is Ohio’s largest community workshop, maker space, and learning center.  We offer variety of conventional and high tech tools: wood shop, metal smithing and foundry, laser cutter & engraver, CNC ShopBot, electronics, jewelry, warm glass, photography, and more.

We are home to 20 in-house artists, artisans and small businesses, have a rich network of more than 150 members including 50+ entrepreneurs.

We teach classes, host special events and more. Conveniently located minutes from downtown and the Short North off I-71 and 5th Ave.  Learn more at or email

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Columbus Idea Foundry 421 W State St ColumbusOH  43215
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