UK based artists Criss Chaney and Robyn Townsend will demonstrate using metal wire and sheet inclusions into cast glass, and painting a layer of metal powders onto the inside mould surface. They will also demonstrate cold techniques for applying metals to a finished piece of glass, and options for patination using common household chemicals.
RSVP for the free WGS event to: firstname.lastname@example.org - put "metal inclusion" in the subject line. Click HERE to register online.
Later the same day -
starting at 2:00 PM at DC GlassWorks (just down the road in nearby Hyattsville) UK glass artists Roger Tye, Phil Vickery and Colin Rennie will be demo-ing their glassblowing techniques. These Sunderland artists are extremely accomplished glass makers and their demos are always a highpoint.
|Phil Vickery & Roger Tye demo at DC Glassworks in 2009|
RSVP for the free DC hotshop demo to email@example.com - put "hotshop" in the subject line. Click HERE to register online.
The loverly accents alone will make the demos like a trip overseas! Its as if Downton Abbey came to Mount Rainier!
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