Current Classes

Monday, December 11
Stained Glass Snowflake | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Instructor: Susan Stegall
Get a jump-start on your holiday gifts while learning some new techniques. In this popular, seasonal make-n-take class, you will be making a snowflake from diamonds and glass nuggets.

Using the Morton glass cutting system makes cutting diamonds quick and easy. We’ll use small lead to wrap our diamonds and glass nuggets, and then solder them together.

We’ll have an assortment of clear textured and colored glass to choose from. You’ll love your beautiful, one of a kind snowflake.

All tools and materials provided. No previous experience required.

Tuition: $75.

Call 512-380-0770 to register.
Wednesday, December 13
Fused Glass Tree Ornaments | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Terry Mothersole

Come have some fun making your own fused glass ornaments for your tree! Using scrap glass, you can make a tree, a candle, a snowman, or any other creative holiday idea you might have!

Ages 13 and up will enjoy making 2 ornaments that will be treasured for years!

Tuition and materials is $55

Call 512-380-0770 to register.
Wednesday, January 10
Introduction to Fusing and Slumping | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Instructor: Terry Mothersole

In this 5 week class, students will learn the basics of fusing glass together in a kiln and slumping it in molds to achieve various shapes! Instruction includes cutting glass, how a design can be realized with the use of different forms of glass, understanding the firing of a kiln and other cool techniques. Students will complete 5 projects of their own designs.

Tuition: $175
(Tools are provided, as well as materials for the first night's project. Students can expect to spend approximately $100 for glass for the 4 remaining projects.)

This 5 week class meets on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-8:30pm.

Call 512-380-0770 to register.
Monday, January 15
Beginning Stained Glass Copper Foil Technique | 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor: Lisa Sejnowski
Students learn the basics of the art of stained glass including glass cutting techniques, design considerations, copper foil construction, soldering and framing a stained glass panel.

Students will complete a copper foil project. We have many patterns to choose from, or you can supply one of your own (subject to approval).

Tuition: $145
(Glass, tools and supplies will run approximately $300 and are available at Blue Moon.)

One day a week on Mondays, from 6:30-9:00pm for 6 weeks.

Call 512-380-0770 to register.
Thursday, March 29
"Lexi" and "Miguu" Beads | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
We are very excited to have Frank Miguletz from Germany, coming to Blue Moon to teach a 2 day class of his signature "Lexi" and "Miguu" beads. Each day you will learn how to make at least 3 beads! On day one, the classic "Lexi", "Bouquet", and "Lexi cone". On day 2, the "Miguu", "B&W -Miguu", and the "Black Linea" beads.

On the first day, you will learn how to make his signature "Lexi" pattern with preferred color combinations, breaking the color scheme with his "Maxi Lexi", and some hints on how to make this pattern work on other beads like "Lexi-Sticks".

On the second day, you will learn how to make his beloved "Miguu" beads. Learn different methods to start the bead, and how to keep the lines crisp till the end. Also learn the special techniques for the Black&White Miguu design, preparing the different canes for the "Black Lineas" - perfecting encasing the whole bead and protecting the colors , and let the glass flow using gravity!
These are intermediate level classes, so previous flame working experience is required.

Tuition: $450
(A deposit of $225 is required to secure your place in this class)

This 2 day class will be Thursday, March 29th and Friday, March 30th, 2018.

Lunch will be provided by Blue Moon.
Call 512-380-0770 to register.