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Traditional Glass Painting
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Date: July 30, 9:00 am
Location: The Art Studio
Details: Learn the basics of painting on glass using kiln fired enamels. Glass artist, Christina Stillwaggon, demonstrates and leads participants through painting in layers of washes and lines to create a three dimensional image. After your glass work is fired in our kiln, learn to use zinc leading, a material used in stained glass, to make an edged frame for their finished glass piece. The final product will be ready to hang in a window, where it can catch light and illuminate the work.  Instructor: Christina Stillwaggon.  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. $175
 
WHEN
Sunday July 30 - Tuesday August 1
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

COST
$175


About Christina Stillwagon

Christina Stillwaggon graduated from Alfred University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2014. She studied a range of mediums, focusing on glass flameworking. After graduating she lived in upstate New York, using agriculture as her inspiration for a series of paintings. A recent resident to Crested Butte, she has continued her focus on agriculture and small businesses. In 2014, she was a teacher’s assistant at the Studio of the Corning Museum and Penland School of Crafts in 2015.


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