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Neon Tube Bending: A Mental Health Survival Guide

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Fort Greene, Brooklyn
647 Fulton St
At Rockwell Pl
Brooklyn, New York 11217
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 6
Teacher: Nate Sheaffer

What you'll learn in this glass blowing class:

Learning any new skill presents challenges. Neon tube bending is among the most challenging and dexterous crafts one can engage in, and as a novice, the learning curve is steep. Good habits developed in the early stages of making neon tubes can help ameliorate some of the frustrations encountered. This class is designed as a guide to good habits, offering tips, tricks, and skills to advance you in your neon tube bending projects. All levels welcome.

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Preparation for Classes

Students should bring notebooks to each class for sketching steps to techniques, recording inspiration, and planning class projects. Students wishing to use specific tools or materials not supplied in class are responsible for obtaining these items themselves.

Proper Studio Attire

For your safety, protective eyewear must be worn at all times in all areas of the UrbanGlass Studio. We will provide appropriate eyewear for your use. Appropriate work clothes are also required. Flammable or synthetic fabrics, sandals and open-toe shoes are not allowed. Long hair should be tied back.

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Enrollment cancellations made outside fourteen (14) days from the first day of class are eligible for a refund. Refunds will not be granted for any cancellations made inside fourteen (14) days from the first day of class, or for withdrawals during class.

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Founded in 1977 by artists Richard Yelle and Erik Erikson as the New York Experimental glass workshop, UrbanGlass was the first artist access glass center in the United States and is now the largest. Previously, those interested in working in glass could only do so at art schools, in factories or by...

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