Learning Science through the Art of Glass Fusion

Learning Science through the Art of Glass Fusion

This workshop for classsroom and fine arts teachers addresses physical science and art content standards. Particpants will become familiar with a variety of glass materials, equipment and techniques to create a three-dimensional fused glass plate. Teachers will learn how to engage students through the creation of art that increases understanding of thermal energy and the properties of glass. Participants will also learn how to prepare a clay kiln for glass fusion.