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Glass A Summer Session 4

Glass Summer Session 4
July 4-15, 2021
Cedric Mitchell and Corey Pemberton
Touch It, Bring It

This introductory workshop will focus on the fundamentals of glassblowing, covering the proper use of equipment and tools and helping students achieve an understanding of the material. We’ll emphasize basic steps of glassblowing, such as gathering, starter bubbles, punties, heat management, and color application. Students will work on basic forms through the stoic approach of perpetual practice and then explore the endless possibilities of compound forms. If you’re looking to build a strong foundation, this workshop is for you. Come ready to practice radical positivity and teamwork and turn it up! Beginning level. Hot shop.

Cedric: studio artist; teaching: Pittsburgh Glass Center, Toledo Glass Museum (OH), Los Angeles Glass Center, Tulsa Glassblowing School (OK). Corey: studio artist; teaching: Pittsburgh Glass Center, UrbanGlass (NYC), Los Angeles Glass Center, North Carolina Glass Center; residencies: SmArt Kinston (NC), Pittsburgh Glass Center, Bruket (Norway); exhibitions: Contemporary Art Museum (NC), Blue Spiral 1 (NC), Green Hill Center (NC), Penland Gallery, Blowing Rock Art and History Museum (NC).  |  @cedricmitchelldesign  | @instantglassic

Cedric Mitchell, "Vessel Display," sandblasted blown glass, 20 x 5 x 5 inches, 16 x 4 x 4 inches
Corey Pemberton, "Fluted Vases," blown glass, 18 inches tall