Day at Rattarart Studio
Glass Shack is pleased to be co-hosting an advanced workshop at
Studio located just on the edge of Redmond. This is a
collaboration with many of the topics you have requested
- so don't miss out as everything you learn
here can be applied to your next projects at the Glass Shack.
the Head Knucklehead
Ayers is the founder and principal employee of Rattarart and is the guy
inspired many to work in glass. He has been involved in art and glass
beginning of time. Bill's studio is over 1100 square feet in size
Glass Shack is 200 square feet) with many inspiring things throughout
located on 15 acres of the nicest setting you will find anywhere.
running water, a rest room, and heat! He
not only teaches, but does commission work, works with schools,
at the Bellevue Art Museum. Bill
techniques in glass fusing for you to use that day and demonstrating
a glass piece that fuses with a completely flat, smooth surface. Your
imagery is captured within the frit and gives you a different look than
you now use of stacking glass .
and Using Stamps
are many materials that can be applied to glass: paints
and dyes can be used to create a very
original piece. Bill will give a demonstration on what you can look
creating in future work.
of you have asked how to put images in glass with a single color. It is
using fiber papers and Bill is going to take the mystery out of this
wonder how to get those checkerboards and squares to fit together and
smooth as one piece of glass? This is
also on the list for a demo.
forget your lunch,
drinks, snacks, and CD's
other materials, tools, glass, and kiln firing are included.
toed shoes and long pants are recommended