A Masterclass of Disorderly Inquiry
This class will focus on creating complex glass structures from solid borosilicate rod. Beginning with basic flame working techniques students will learn how to draw with the glass. Developing and building an intricate web like structures from scale drawings and simple motifs.
Bring grand ideas, a pencil, and a compass and be taught how to convert your paper machinations into delicate, complex drawing of glass.
Kit Paulson received her MFA from Southern Illinois University and her BFA from Alfred University. She has taught at schools including Penland School of Craft, Pilchuck Glass School and Bildwerk Frauenau. Kit has completed residencies including the Rosenberg Residency at Salem State University, S12 Gallery in Bergen, Norway and the Tacoma Museum of Glass. She has received scholarships from Pilchuck Glass School, Corning Museum of Glass, Pittsberg Glass Centre, The Windgate Foundation and Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass. She is currently a resident artist at Penland School of Craft in North Carolina.