FUSION NEWS

June 15th 2009

Free Tune-Up, Day, Saturday June 20, 2009

Bring your glass grinder, ring saw, soldering iron or what-have-you in to Fusion on Saturday, and we will help you get the most out of your equipment . Discuss proper techniques and learn helpful tips and tricks. Our store hours are 9 am to 4:30 pm. A free service!

Learn new skills at one of our workshops

Workshops

Are you interested in working with glass? - learn how to make beautiful beads and jewelry, stained glass windows, fused glass plates, and many other things with a workshop from Fusion Glassworks.

These workshops are very popular, and fill up quickly.
Check back here often to see when new workshops are scheduled. All courses will be held at our Kelowna location, see our contact page for more information.

Our Upcoming 2009 Workshops

Beadmaking

Beginner Beads - An Introduction to Beadmaking

Saturday, June 27th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday, July 18th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday, Aug 15th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP VIA OUR ONLINE STORE

This 1-day course will introduce you to basic bead making, using an oxygen/propane torch (minor bench burner).  Students will learn safety, basic shaping and decorating techniques, such as, applying dots, spots, frits, spirals and raked designs.  Learn how to pull stringers and make twisties to expand your decorating possibilities. You will leave at the end of the day with a handful of original beads! Class size is limited, sign up today!

Cost:$125  - Supplies Are Included.

In the interest of safety, do not wear polyester clothes, shorts or sandals.  Do wear natural cloth (e.g. cotton) and if you have long hair, please bring something to tie it back with.


Staineed Glass for Beginners I

Beginner Stained Glass Session I

Saturday, July 11th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday, Aug. 29th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP VIA OUR ONLINE STORE

This is an introductory course on learning to create stained glass using the copper foil method. Learn how to cut and shape glass correctly, foil neatly and solder cleanly.  This is an exciting yet intensive course that will give you the basic skills required to work in stained glass.  With a large selection of patterns to choose from,  you will complete a panel or suncatcher in this 1-day course. Class size is limited, sign up today!

Cost:$125  - Supplies Are Included.


Staineed Glass for Beginners II

Beginner Stained Glass Session II

Saturday, July 25th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP VIA OUR ONLINE STORE

This is the next step in mastering stained glass. In this 1-day course you will take on a more challenging pattern, improving your cutting, foil and soldering techniques. Large selection of patterns and glass to choose from. Beginner Stained Glass Session I is highly recommended. Class size is limited, sign up today!

Cost:$125  - Supplies Are Included.

And Remember...

Our Beading Room is now open for drop-in traffic. If you have experience with bead-making, and want to work on your own projects, you are invited to use our bead-making room. We have six bead-making stations all set up, ready to go. Low hourly rates. Read more on the Beading Room.

Fusion is always finding new ways to save you money

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