SPRING ADULTS: Fused Glass Sushi Set Workshop

Course Description:     
In this 3 hour workshop you will learn the basics of glass fusing while having fun playing with glass shapes, colors and textures. First, you will learn how to use glass powders, frits, confetti, stringers, and copper sheets. Then, you’ll design and create your own sushi set: a big square plate 8" x 8” or long channel plate 4.25” x 13”, two individual dishes 6” x 6” and one small dipping sauce dish 3” x 3”. Your instructor will fire your glass creations in his own kiln. They will be available at The Umbrella within two weeks. The class is open to adults and teenagers accompanied by a participating adult. Materials fee covers all glass, tools, and kiln firing.

Important safety note: Students must wear closed toes shoes. Safety glasses will be provided.

REGISTRATION NOTE: There are NO refunds for withdrawals within 24hours of this workshop. 

Instructor: Michel L'Huillier
After studying Fine Arts and Art History in Strasbourg, France, I discovered my love for glass. I moved to Boston in 1995 and worked for eight years in a prominent stained glass studio. With almost 30 years of experience in working in the medium, I draw from three different techniques for architectural glass commission work: kiln-forming, fusing, and stained glass. I create functional fused glass objects with intricate colored inlays which are... Learn More »
Age range: 
Students min/max: 
1 day
Saturday, April 27, 10:00am - 1:00pm
April 27, 2024
Room 201