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Seasonal Classes

Throw yourself into your favorite holiday, Diablo style! Create fun, festive gifts (for yourself or others) while learning how to work with glass. These classes are rewarding for you -- and for the folks you care about!

 


PASSOVER CLASSES:

Passover - Seder Plates (1 Day)
Course Fee: $150

Class size limit:9
Create a colorful fused glass Seder Plate for your friends and family this year. You will learn about kiln forming theory while making a Seder plate that is sure to become a family heirloom. No experience necessary.

Sunday
10:00am - 2:00pm


EASTER CLASSES:

Easter Eggs Flame Working (1 Day)
Course Fee: $130

Class size limit:9
This Glass Easter Egg class will introduce students to the world of torch-work and small sculpture. Using the egg shape and traditional egg decorative designs, students will create a collection of several precious Easter eggs - a fantastic gift and symbol for the holiday!

Sunday
2:00pm - 6:00pm

Easter Eggs Fused Glass
Course Fee: $75

Class size limit:10
This Glass Easter Egg class will focus on creating flat oval egg shapes embellished with colorful assorted pieces of Bullseye glass to make some decorated eggs that can last a lifetime. Include suspension pieces so you can hang these little darlings around the house or spring garden or even arrange them to be slumped into a small Easter serving platter or candy dish!

Sunday
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Glass Easter Eggs (1 Day)
Course Fee: $145

Class size limit:9
The glass egg is a traditional form in Eastern European history. Create you own family heirloom for Easter this year. You will learn a variety of color techniques and stringer drawing on the surface of your egg while it is hot. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.

Sunday
2:00pm - 6:00pm


SUMMER CLASSES:

Mother and Daughter Beads Class
Course Fee: $150

Class size limit:8
In this introductory class, both of mother and daughter will learn how to make beautiful glass beads on a mandrel. After a discussion of studio set-up and safety, demonstrations will introduce students to the use of heat and gravity to shape molten glass. You will use soft glass, Moretti, to build colorful glass pieces. Enjoy this perfect mother daughter time! No experience necessary. Returning students welcome. All materials included.

Sunday
2:00pm - 6:00pm

Mother and Daughter Pendants Class
Course Fee: $150

Class size limit:8
This class will introduce both mother and daughter to the basic principals behind forming glass in the kiln to create beautiful fused glass pendants. You will be introduced to all of the tools, basic glass cutting and kiln forming theory. You will learn different design and color skills to help inform your decisions on how to layer your glass before it is fired. We will acquaint you with iridized and dicroic glass to create an electrifying design element in your pendants. When these one of a kind pieces come out of the kiln a Diablo staff member will attach a sterling silver bail by which to hang you pieces. Enjoy this nice mother-daughter experience!! No experience necessary. All materials included. Extra Bullseye glass available for sale.

Sunday
2:00pm - 6:00pm


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park Boston Center for Adult Education MassArt DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park
Newton Community Education