Chad Parker is coming in August!
Chad Parker will be teaching a 2-day work workshop teaching Flameworking with Borosilicate Glass
Learn from the Artist
August 19 & 20
Carry your “smileZ” with you all day long after Chad shows you how he uses the compression technique to draw his “monsterZ” on solid glass and melt them into marbles or pendants. This same technique can be used for flowers, words, or almost anything you can imagine drawing on glass.
Opal encasing, pulling cane, using millefiori, mixing your own colors, working with UV colors, and other useful techniques to be used inside/outside marbles.
Studio will provide clear glass, tubing, and some color. Students encouraged to bring their own borocilicate color.
This will be a great class for all skill levels.
This class meets 9am – 5pm August 19th and 20th.
Sign up now at: https://glassaxis.org/product/chad-parker-melting-faces/
About the Artist
Chad Parker makes these smiling monsterz marbles when he is not working for his families business Parker Metals. In addition to these marbles and pendants he also other glass items such as, oil lamps and sculpts metal.
Watch Chad working on one of his marbles below and get an idea of what you may be doing if you take his course. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OByUDJCduqI