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    Summer Camp - Hot Glass for Cool Kids! (Session Two)

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    July 31 - August 3, 2017

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    Summer Camp - Hot Glass for Cool Kids! (Session Two)

    Glass Art Kalamazoo is proud to present the return of our Summer Camp programs! Designed for children between the ages of 12-18, our camp will introduce children to a range of glass making processes including Glass Blowing, two methods of Flame working, and Kiln Fusing. Additionally, students will be introduced to the scientific concepts that have shaped modern glass making and the history of glass art and craft in America.

    Campers will explore at least 2 different methods of glass manipulation each day culminating in a final exhibition juried by our resident artists and instructors. Student work will be displayed in our studios during events on the Friday evening following camp with awards for excellence in Glass Art. Projects will include paperweights, bead creatures, fused plates and portraits, borosilicate animals or pendants, and finish up with a the glass olympics on the last morning of camp.

    Water, snacks, and a camp t-shirt will be included; however you will need to provide a lunch for your camper.

     

    Monday, July 31st: 8:45am - 3pm Workshops - Glass blowing and Bead making

    Tuesday, August 1st: 9am - 3pm Workshops - Kiln Fusing and Lampworking

    Wednesday, August 2nd: 9am - 3pm Workshops - Glass Blowing and Bead making

    Thursday, August 3rd: 9am - 3pm Workshops - Glass Olympics and Project finishing

    Friday August 4th: Exhibition and Awards 5pm - 6pm

    For further infformation or to purchase tickets click here.


    Glass Art Kalamazoo

    326 W. Kalamazoo Ave.
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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    Admission Info:

    $400 total for 4-day camp



    Individual Dates & Times: *
    Jul 31, 2017: 8:45 am - 3 pm (Mon)
    Aug 1, 2017: 9 am - 3 pm (Tue)
    Aug 2, 2017: 9 am - 3 pm (Wed)
    Aug 3, 2017: 9 am - 3 pm (Thu)

    * Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


    Phone: 269-552-9802


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