Dimension With Paul Messink
September 16-20, 2019
Want to create thick glass panels
that have great dimension and depth?
In this 5-day class, students will learn how to apply enamel to glass layers, and then
stack and fuse these layers into solid panels.
Topics covered include design and image selection, layout, discussion of
enamels and how they respond to fusing temperatures, painting medium, how to
mix and apply enamels, fusing schedules, bubble control, kiln loading
instructions, and finishing techniques.
of this workshop is the processes involved in creating thick panels that
include great dimension. It is not primarily
a painting workshop, however many painting tips and techniques are also
provided. Although drawing and painting
experience is helpful, it is not required. Prior kiln-work experience is
complete several initial exercises, then 2 complete projects during this
class. Students are encouraged to choose
and bring to the class printed images for compositions they would like to use
for these projects. Important image
selection guidelines will be provided prior to class.
September 16, 17, 18, 19, and 20, 2019. Class size is limited so sign up
All of the glass and mold materials are
provided. Lunch options are available.
9:00 AM The first day 9:30am – 4:00pm $1100