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10/20/23 & 11/17/23

Expressive Painting in Glass, with Tim Carey

This new workshop is being offered in partnership with Vitreonics. To find out more details and sign up: CLICK HERE

a new project

a new challenge

a new CLASS!

  • Tim Carey teaches all new techniques while creating an abstract landscape for an outdoor garden setting.

  • Beginners and Experienced Glass fusers alike will learn how to create painterly effects using pre-made material, sheet glass, and sliders!

  • From magic to madness...Tim and Vitreonics show you the ENTIRE process.

2+ hour video with details and graphics, where Tim teaches the creation of an abstract image in glass, using painterly techniques developed during the making of “The Resurrection Window.”

2 Zoom sessions, the first to watch a shortened version of the video and ask Tim questions. And the second, 4 weeks later for a critique
and discussion of your work.


Tim will provide office hours, bi-monthly to discuss work in progress

Detailed class syllabus and access to private Facebook Group.

Join a small group of students here at Contempo Art Glass Gallery for access to workspaces and kilns.

All levels of experience welcome! for beginners who want to learn to paint with glass, or experienced artists who want to take their
knowledge to the next level.

Oct 6, 2023     10am-4pm

$145  Contempo Abstract Stained Glass Panel

Instructor:  Debbie Malone

4x12 Abstract Glass Panel in your choice of colors and design.  Learn to cut glass, copper foil and solder. Framed with Zinc.


Oct 7, 2023    10am-4pm

$145  Stained Glass Box

Instructor:  Debbie Malone

Create your own 3" box with bevels, iridized/dichroic shakers and decorative soldering. Learn to grind, copper foil, solder and patina. Your choice of colored sand.


Oct 18. 2023    11am or 6pm

$65  Fused Glass Sugar Skull

Instructor:  Kathy Barnett

All skill levels    6"

Decorate a glass sugar skull with your choice of colors and components.  Includes glass and firing in the kiln.

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Nov 3, 2023    10am-4pm

$135  Circle of Life Stained Glass

Instructor:  Debbie Malone

Create your own 6-7” Circle with different shapes of nuggets surrounded by clear textured glass. Your choice of colors and shapes. Learn to cut and grind glass, copper foil, solder and patina. 

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Nov 3, 2023    10am-4pm

$125  Stained Glass Beginner Suncatcher

Instructor:  Debbie Malone

Come join in on the fun and learn how to make your own stained glass suncatcher or plant stake. You will learn to cut glass, copper foil and solder. Many patterns and colors to choose from.

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Nov 4, 2023   10am-4pm

$145 Stained Glass Botanicals

Instructor:  Debbie Malone

Prior soldering experience required

Choose your pattern and flowers.  You will learn to cut glass, copper foil, solder, and patina. Many patterns to choose from.

Nov 11-12, 2023   9-4pm

$225 Reverse Enamel Painting

Instructor:  Debbi Elmer Hill


Learn another fun way to utilize enamels to achieve a different look to incorporate into your fused or stained glass or as a stand alone way to design new detailed pieces.  Each student will create several small pieces, 11” feather and 7” bird.  You will learn all the techniques to create wall art or functional art with enamels.  The class will focus on how to use the enamels and ink, how to create pattern and shading in your pieces and how to display pieces.  Firing schedules will be provided.

No glass experience is required!

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Nov 15, 2023    11am or 6pm

$65  Fused Glass Winter Birch Trees

Instructor:  Kathy Barnett

All skill levels    5x6"

Decorate winter birch trees.  Includes glass and firing in kiln.

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Nov 18, 2023   2-4pm

$140 Piano Platter

Instructor:  Larry Pile

Join kilnformed artist Larry Pile and create a large beautiful, innovative, “Piano Platter” in your choice of color combinations.  Students will learn a bit about design options, fabrication/spacing techniques, fusing/texture control, etc.  Once fired, the pieces can be slumped in an “S” mold for a standing piece OR in a sushi-mold to create a functional vessel. 

Dec 8, 2023    10am-4pm

$145 Stained Glass Panel with Copper Overlay

Instructor:  Debbie Malone

Design a copper foil overlay tree. Let your creativity flow with this 8x10 panel with a border.


Dec 9, 2023    10am-4pm

$145  Decorative Soldering Skills

Instructor:  Debbie Malone

Learn many types of decorative soldering that will take your stained glass pieces to a new level! This is a skill learning class.

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