About the Course
Instruction of beginner and intermediate leaded glass techniques. Advanced students work on more sophisticated projects. Class fee includes introductory glass project, use of tools and some materials. Students will be responsible for purchasing materials for personal projects (which can be costly). Material list provided at first class. Glass cutting requires normal hand dexterity. New students (new to glass or the studio) must attend the first class to receive instruction that will not be repeated. Advanced students: No grinding the first 2 hours of the first class. Note: Students may enroll in only one glass class per session. No glass fusing allowed during this class.
Alison Burek has an MFA in multidisciplinary arts from New College of California, where she employed her love of music, creative writing and visual arts to create a performance for her masters thesis. Her work in the visual arts includes such diverse media as collage, painting, and stained glass. Her unshakable belief that participation in the arts is an essential human right has led her to career as an arts educator that spans 20-years.