Stained Glass Boot Camp
March 4th & March 11th
10:00am to 4:00pm
Class is Full! Look for another in late April
This is a fun class that takes you from beginning to end on how to create a
small 8”x8” stained glass panel. If you are a beginner (never done
stained glass) or experienced, it is guaranteed you will learn something new
and have FUN!
Supplies for project available for purchase in the store.
to read about the class and what supplies are needed!
Introduction to Fusing Class
with Tony Glander
10am - 4pm
Only 3 seats left!
An excellent way to get started in this great art form! In
this Beginner Fusing Class, we cover all the basics to get you going. We’ll
cover all the important safety factors, then go right into making samples
with a variety of inclusions such as copper as well as methods to create
textures on glass. You will learn how to cut glass as well as a variety of
ways to create imagery. We’ll discuss firing schedules as well as all
the possibilities of glass to use in a kiln. We’ll even show you
plenty of project ideas as you move forward. Students will make 4
glass samples as well as a final project incorporating the learned
Tony Glander, owner of Fitzpatrick
Glass Studios, is a local glass artist celebrating 28 years in glass.
He's worked at Glass Fantasies in olde Towne Gaithersburg, MD for 3 years
prior to becoming owner in 1990. Glass Fantasies taught classes, sold
supplies and did custom stained glass work. In 2002 he moved to the
Kentlands into the City of Gaithersburg's Arts Barn to focus on custom work
and classes. Recently he taught at the Glass/Bead Expo in Las Vegas!
Tony enjoys the medium of glass and all of its possibilities!
Exploring Mosaics in Glass
with Bonnie Fitzgerald
3-Day Workshop Developed Especially for Anything Stained Glass!
Friday, June 2nd 10am-5pm
Saturday, June 3rd 10am-5pm
Sunday, June 4th 10am-noon
A comprehensive workshop offering a strong foundation for
constructing decorative art mosaics. Students will be introduced to several
types of glass materials applicable to mosaics. Each student will be guided
through the design process to create a 10” x 10” home décor piece for
interior display. This workshop is suited for anyone new to mosaics or
folks wishing to take their work to a new level. Students can expect a great
deal of personal instruction and guidance and no question will go
About the Instructor:
Bonnie Fitzgerald is an artist, teacher and author. Her passion is
designing and creating one-of-a-kind artwork and guiding art enthusiasts,
young and old alike, on the journey to discover and develop their own
personal artistic voice through the art of mosaics. She is the author of
“300+ Mosaics Tips, Techniques, Templates and Trade Secrets” and “Bonnie
Fitzgerald’s Guide to Mosaic Technique”. To view Bonnie’s portfolio with
many glass mosaic examples please visit www.bonniefitzgeraldart.com, to see
countless student projects visit www.maverickmosaics.com
to read more about the class and what supplies are needed!