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Glass eMotions

August 2019

Mindful Mandalas in Glass with Warren Norgaard

August 2 - August 4
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js   In this 3-day workshop, Warren Norgaard (founder of Facebook's Fused Glass Fanatics) will show you how to use the ancient tools of Tibetan Monks to create your own personal mandala designs in glass, as well as other design ideas that work well with this unique technique. Finished pieces will retain texture, and be ready to mount. Presentation options, methods, and ideas will also be discussed during class.               Fused Glass…

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September 2019

Glass is Your Canvas with Gail Stouffer

September 7 - September 10
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js   Painters, printmakers, and photographers all tell a story on their canvas. The viewer is drawn into their world through their ability to communicate visually. As glass workers, we too can communicate with the viewer by layering imagery to create visual richness and depth. Each layer applied can create a fabric-like background that allows additional focal images to float in the foreground. There are a number of different techniques and products that can be utilized to create…

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Fusing Academy – FA101

September 26
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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425$

Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js   Join me in the studio every Thursday (8 weeks) for 2 hours and discover the basics of glass fusion. Learn the essentials from cutting to finishing. We'll explore together the basic principles of fusing glass. Each week we will focus on a different project which will result in a finished piece. $425 - includes HST At just 53$ per session for a total of 8 projects. On completion of this program you will be able to…

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October 2019

Reverse Glass Painting and Design with Cheryl Chapman

October 17 - October 20
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js Excited to welcome Cheryl Chapman for the first time in Canada at Glass eMotions Studio, here in Ottawa, ON. Take your glass art in a new and exciting direction. Enamel painting on glass is a fun way to use clear glass to create unique, stunning and surprisingly detailed images. Opaque glass enamels have a bright luminosity and reflective quality all their own. Unlock the secrets to mixing Rogue enamels with both oil and water mediums, working in…

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May 2020

Floating on the Surface with Marguerite Beneke – May 7-9

May 7, 2020 - May 9, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js   Join Glass eMotions in welcoming back South African Fused Glass Master Artist in this hands-on 3-day seminar/workshop students will learn to create contemporary kiln worked pieces using float glass and enamels.  We are so pleased to provide this exclusive event. Topics covered include: using imagery, surface textures and other art mediums as inspiration for creating abstract work, how to mix and apply enamel, layering enamel using unusual techniques, adding textures on the surface of the glass using…

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Floating on the Surface with Marguerite Beneke – May 12-14

May 12, 2020 - May 14, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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960.50$

Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js   Join Glass eMotions in welcoming back South African Fused Glass Master Artist in this hands-on 3-day seminar/workshop students will learn to create contemporary kiln worked pieces using float glass and enamels.  We are so pleased to provide this exclusive event. Topics covered include: using imagery, surface textures and other art mediums as inspiration for creating abstract work, how to mix and apply enamel, layering enamel using unusual techniques, adding textures on the surface of the glass using…

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Floating on the Surface with Marguerite Beneke – May 2-4

May 18, 2020 - May 20, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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960.50$

Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js Join Glass eMotions in welcoming back South African Fused Glass Master Artist in this hands-on 3-day seminar/workshop students will learn to create contemporary kiln worked pieces using float glass and enamels.  We are so pleased to provide this exclusive event. Topics covered include: using imagery, surface textures and other art mediums as inspiration for creating abstract work, how to mix and apply enamel, layering enamel using unusual techniques, adding textures on the surface of the glass using different…

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Rotational Symmetry with Ian Chadwick

May 29, 2020 - June 2, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js Symmetry can be used as a fundamental design tool. Symmetry is used by man and nature as a device to add continuity, balance and harmony to a chaotic universe, its use in art and design, consequently, attains an aesthetic of order and familiarity. Ian Chadwick has a background in sculpture and stained-glass window design, disciplines which he applies to his constantly evolving range of kiln-formed glass art. The glass Ian produces uses rotational symmetry as a tool…

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June 2020

Crazy Drop Outs – The Return of Peter Kane

June 18, 2020 - June 21, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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960.50$

Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js The beauty within form and colour ... Peter travels to us from Singapore, where he and his wife Michelle (also a glass artist) have a glass studio. Peter is a firm believer in the saying "Less is more".  He is going to instill the importance of design, with the choice and placement of colours, having such a big influence on the success of the drop out technique and visual appearance. During the workshop we will make our…

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August 2020

Masks & Modeling Glass

August 7, 2020 - August 9, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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750$

Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js   Back for another workshop - Come and spend 3 days with Lois Manno and I learning about this game changing new product. Traditional techniques of working with frit and powdered glass to create three-dimensional objects tend to be labor-intensive, as with pate de verre. Over the past five years, Lois Manno has focused her creative energy toward developing a different way to work with powders and frit, one that opens up an entire new world of creativity.…

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September 2020

TAPESTRY: INSPIRATION, PATTERN, COLOR AND TECHNIQUE IN KILN GLASS © – Richard Parrish

September 11, 2020 - September 14, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
1130$

Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js   Richard Parrish’s Tapestry bowls, trays and wall panels are widely recognized for their intricate patterning and coloration. The Tapestry pieces rely on colour relationships, design, and technique for success. This class will be an in-depth exploration of pattern making, starting with inspiration and investigating colour use, design and techniques in kiln glass. This workshop, based around the Tapestry work, will explore several approaches to pattern making, beginning with inspiration such as:  fibre/fabric (weaving, tapestry, bargello quilting, basketry, etc.); nature (plants, water,…

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Creating Dimension – Paul Messink

September 23, 2020 - September 27, 2020
Glass eMotions Studio, 540 River Road
Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9 Canada
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960.50$

Register Now https://embed.acuityscheduling.com/embed/button/17549131.js Want to create thick glass panels that have great dimension and depth? In this 5-day workshop, 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. The emphasis of this workshop…

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