$67 for Introduction to Flameworked-Beads Class at Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton

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In a Nutshell

  • All-day workshop
  • Experienced instructors
  • No experience necessary
  • Learn to make art glass beads

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Promotional value expires Aug 19, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 3 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Must be 16 or older. 72 hour cancellation required or fee up to Groupon price may apply. Subject to availability. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Creative talents, like houseplants and celebrities, wilt without proper attention. Channel your aesthetic sensibilities with today’s Groupon: for $67, you get an introductory flameworked-beads class at Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton (a $135 value). Classes will be held 10 a.m.–4 p.m. on October 6, 8, 9, 13, and 27; November 10, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, and 27; or December 1, 4, 10, 11, 16, 17, and 18. Other dates will be scheduled through the beginning of 2012.

Housed on 55 sprawling acres of historic land, the Workhouse Arts Center hosts performance and theater venues, studios, event facilities, a gallery and exhibition space, and an ever-expanding community of artists in all-day workshops helmed by expert instructors. In an airy industrial room, students taking the Introduction to Flameworked Beads class wield oxygen-propane torches, forging small colorful beads to display as art or use as currency with naive aliens. Instructors show students how to effectively and safely handle the fire-spouting torch as they manipulate vibrant Moretti glass to create delicate and decorative glass beads covered in elegant designs or miniscule copies of the Constitution. Students should arrive prepared with a notebook and a packed lunch. Students should also wear long pants and non-polyester, natural fiber clothing, such as cotton.

Customer Reviews

Love your facility!
Susan R. · May 4, 2012
Thank you so much to the folks in the Glass House for being warm, welcoming, fun, and educatiional. I enjoyed the Flameworked Glass Bead 1 class very much and look forward to part 2!
Gretchen S. · February 8, 2012
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