A rare opportunity! We will be hosting Darin Jones from IKONICS imaging in Minnesota to instruct a series of sandblasting workshops at AAE Glass. Darin is an expert in his field and teaches this lost art to corporations around the globe. This one of the most lucrative businesses in art glass! Start a new adventure in art glass or make this your new business. We will be using Crystal Pro Elite Sandblasters - the best in sandblasters- and IKONICS photo equipment and supplies. In this basic sandblasting workshop, learn how to use photo resist for creating high detail and decorative images on a wide variety of substrates such as glass, mirror, ceramic mugs, metal, rocks, granite and more! You will come out of this basics course knowing how to create a photo resist stencil and have confidence to sandblast a variety of substrates. Some basic color filling will be taught also. You will be able to sandblast 15-20 substrates to take home. We will also cover how to create vector images for sandblasting. No experience with Corel or Adobe programs is necessary.
Workshop is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. All materials and lunch is included.