The University of the arts

Glass Sampler Residency
The University of the Arts

CE 0823N 01 Glass Sampler Residency

CE 0823N 01

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Wesley Valdez



Summer 2017

  • (Aug. 7 to Aug. 11)
  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • 0.00 Credits
  • 0.00 Credits
  • Tuition: $500 / Fees: $100
Introduction to basic glass techniques. Hands-on projects include fusing and slumping (bending), flame work and introductory glassblowing. Those new to glass as a material discover the technical aspects of working in both the hot and cold shops and discuss types of glass to use, compatibilities of glass, annealing schedules, and using sheet glass with powdered frit. Content applicable to K-12 classrooms, particularly to expand knowledge of 3-D concepts. Open to all with an interest in glass, no previous experience required. Studio intensive--breakfast is provided on the first day of classes, lunch is provided on Wednesday along with the Keynote Speaker, and a reception takes place on Friday.

One-Week Studio Art Residency

The Continuing Education department is pleased to offer these unique non-credit studio courses are designed for artists and art lovers seeking to explore a new media during an intensive one-week retreat on our Center City campus. An opportunity for anyone looking for a focused experience to create work in the studio. The experience includes a welcome breakfast, a luncheon with a keynote speaker, and a culminating reception on the last day. MORE DETAILS.