Classes / Workshops

To register for this class, please visit: www.mousetaxidermy.splashthat.com/

 

In this class, students will learn all the skills required to make--and leave class with--their very own piece of one- or two-headed mouse taxidermy. Animals used in this class are responsibly sourced (naturally deceased mice from reputable breeders). Nothing is harmed for the sake of the class. 

 

 

To register for this class, please visit: www.jackalopetaxidermy.splashthat.com

This class is designed for beginners to learn professional level techniques used in small mammal taxidermy. By focusing on the facial features, students will create a rabbit or jackalope  shoulder mount that can be affixed to a plaque or hung as is.

 

In this workshop, you will create a slumped glass vase. We have a variety of colors and textured glass, as well as different molds to choose from for your project. Each student will learn to cut and grind their piece to fit the desired mold. Pieces will be fired in the kiln and ready to be picked up the following week. Additonal pieces can be made for a $35 fee. A 50% non-refunable deposit is required to hold your place in this workshop.

In this workshop, you will learn the techniques and innorvations of working with fusible glass, frit and stringers to create your own unique fused glass sun catchers. Each student will create 3-5 suncatchers with hooks for hainging. Projects will be fired and ready to be picked up the following week. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to hold your place in this workshop.

In this workshop, you will use fusible glass, frit and stringers to create your own unique miniature designs. Suitable for beginners, basic techniques for working with fusible glass will be taught in this class. Each student will create 3-5 pieces, either to be placed into a frame, or with a hook for hanging. Pieces will be fired and ready to be picked up the following week. A 50% Deposit is required to hold your place in this workshop.

In this class, you will use fusible glass, frit and stringers to design and create your very own one-of-a-kind fused glass pendants. Each student will make 3-5 pendants. Suitible for beginners, this class will go over basic techniques for working with fusible glass. The pieces will be fired and ready for pick up the following week and a metal bale added for easy hanging. Dichroic glass is available for an additional fee. A 50% deposit is required to hold your place in this workshop.

This course is designed for the beginner student. We will cover complete and proper pattern design and layout. Glass selection, cutting, grinding and achieving a proper fit of your glass will all be part of your experience. This class was created by Michael for students to learn the exact techniques used here in our studio for our client projects. Our class room is equipped with 8 grinders allowing student to maximize their time here in our space. Min 5 students

Students will assemble and create 5 of their own one of a kind, fused glass ornaments during this workshop. Make a variety of ornaments or sun catchers, such as trees, poinsettia, snowman or anything you can think of! There will be additional dichroic accent pieces available for purchase, if desired. Class fee includes glass and kiln firing. This is one of our most requested workshops to create your own custom gifts!

*A 50% non-refundable deposit is due upon signing up for class.

Create your own one of a kind fused glass plate for the holiday season. We have great molds to choose from and endless designs created by you! You make it, we melt it! Students will learn how to cut glass, use glass frit, stringers and pieces to decorate their project. There will be a variety of molds to choose from.

Students will learn how to properly assemble and layout individual pieces of glass to create one of a kind snowflake ornaments in this one day workshop. Each snowflake will be fused in our kilns and will be ready for pick up the following week. Students can expect to make 5 snowflakes and each one will be tied with a clear wire ready for hanging. Additional snowflakes can be made for an extra fee, time permitting. Get a group of friends or family together and have a fun night out creating your own fused glass snowflakes. Create a special keepsake your family will cherish for years to come.