Realism to Abstraction: Breaking Down and Zooming In is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 1 other More Art Class for you to choose from. Check our top choice below or see all classes for more options.

Realism to Abstraction: Breaking Down and Zooming In

at Weisser Glass Studio and Gallery - Kensington

Course Details
Price:
$895
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Kensington
4080-B Howard Ave
Warfield St
Washington, District of Columbia 20895
(Map)
Share:
Important:
Tuition includes materials and use of tools.
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Kari Minnick

What you'll learn in this more art class:

This accessible art class for kiln workers will be of interest to artists such as printmakers, painters, or anyone for whom visual expression in glass is desired. Starting with their own images, photos, clippings, etc., students will examine why certain imagery appeals to them, how to isolate the potency of the image, dissect, vary and ultimately move toward meaningful abstraction. Through drawings, paper cut outs and/or test pieces, students will plan a series of works and complete a project(s). Using Bullseye glass, frit, powder, and stringer, students will be introduced to processes that enable strong composition, rich surfaces and depth. Using multiple-firing processes, students will consider both sides of the glass as well as investigate surface texture.

Topics to be covered in class may include:
  • Getting started: facing the blank “canvas”
    Realism, abstraction and points in between
  • Composition and visual editing
  • Theme and variation
While basic kiln practices will be touched upon, the focus of the class will be on the expressive use of the materials and creating glass art based on the students’ signature work. Prior glass experience is beneficial but not required. Artists of other media are encouraged to enroll.

Note: Deposit of $450.00 is collected to reserve your space in class. The balance of $445.00 will be due February 1, 2018

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Map

Google Map

Weisser Glass Studio and Gallery

All classes at this location

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

School: Weisser Glass Studio and Gallery

Weisser Glass Studio and Gallery

Weisser Glass Studio is a complete resource center for materials and supplies, classes and workshops. We carry tools and materials for many sorts of glass art creation, including stained glass, fusing and kiln formed glass, mosaic, glass jewelry making, paperweight and bead making. Browse our extensive...

Read more about Weisser Glass Studio and Gallery

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified DC educator.

Ready to take this class?
Visit School
Taking this class for work? Get exclusive perks & discounts for free.

1 Top Choice

National Gallery of Art: Un-Highlights Tour

at Museum Hack - Federal Triangle 6th & Constitution Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20565

Made for museum lovers and skeptics alike, our Un-Highlights tour of the National Gallery of Art will show you a side of the National Gallery you’ve never seen before!  Join our renegade tour guides on a high-energy, two-hour group tour through these historic halls with a “tasting menu” approach as you learn the crazy true stories behind...

Friday Oct 25th, 11:30am - 1:30pm