Glass Geometry

Mathematically correct Lighting and Sculpture

Residential Wokshop I

2005 May 20 4pm - 8pm
21 9am - 8pm
22 9am - 4pm

This course includes basics of the solid geometry of Plato. We will draw templates for cutting glass and build jigs to assist in the assembly. The goal is to build a dodecahedron box with lid. This is the convex course.
Experience in glass cutting, foiling and soldering is helpful, but not essential. Grinding will be taught. Accommodation is available in our house.
Limit: 6.
$400 incl. materials + $120 for 2 overnights incl. meals.

Residential Wokshop II

2005 June 10 4pm - 8pm
11 9am - 8pm
12 9am - 4pm

This course builds upon the solid geometries of Plato, DaVinci and Kepler. We will discuss Platonic, Archemedian and Kepler Solids. The drawing of templates for cutting the glass for a Great Dodecahedron (a concave and convex shape), building of jigs and grinding are the great goals in this course. Experience in glass cutting, foiling and soldering is helpful, but not essential. Grinding will be taught.
Accommodation is available in our house.
Limit: 6.
$400 incl. materials + $120 for 2 overnights incl. meals.

Residential Wokshop III

2005 July 8 4pm - 8pm
9 9am - 8pm
10 9am - 4pm

This course uses the solid geometries of Plato, Archimedes, DaVinci and Kepler. The drawing of templates for cutting the glass for a (rotated prism)gift box with concave and convex joints, building of jigs and grinding are the goals in this course. Experience in glass cutting, foiling and soldering is helpful, but not essential. Grinding will be taught.
Accommodation is available in our house.
Limit: 6.
$400 incl. materials + $120 for 2 overnights incl. meals.

Residency
May 2 through 13
High Mowing Projects Block (closed session)

Session 1 (Wednesdays)
April 2005 6 13 20 27
May 18 25
June 1 8 15 22 (29)
All classes are from 6pm to 8pm, dates in brackets are make-up days, limit is 6 participants.

Session 2 (Wednesdays)
September 2005 7 14 21 28
October 5 12 19 26
November 2 9 (16)
All classes are from 6pm to 8pm, dates in brackets are make-up days, limit is 6 participants.
Wednesday Classes: $25 all inclusive per class

Individual instruction by appointment.


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Hans Schepker
325 Breed Road
Harrisville, NH 03450
603.827.3014
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