When you stay at the Liquid Light Center, you will enjoy visiting the Marco Jerman Fine Glass Gallery & Studio, showcasing extraordinary artworks in glass, created by nationally known artisans. Glass flamework bead classes and workshops are regularly scheduled at the Glass Studio - call for current dates.
Marco Jerman Fine Glass Gallery
The Marco Jerman Fine Glass Gallery at the Liquid Light Center is a gallery displaying Marco's one of a kind glass marbles, paperweights, jewelry and ornaments, along with a collection of artworks by fifty-eight nationwide professional artists. The gallery contains an unusual mix of sculptural Glass, Clay, Fiber and Metal.
The Collector's Corner in the Gallery is a revolving showcase of hard to find [out of circulation] artworks of famous artisans and is currently featuring a sculpture by Henry Halem [retired glass instructor at Kent State], made in the early 1970's.
Marco Jerman jellyfish glass marble
Marco Jerman sea urchin
BY APPOINTMENT - "Bead Making for Beginners"
Learn to manipulate and melt colorful glass rods into beads using tools and a propane/oxygen burner. No experience necessary, all materials included in an approximately one hour class. One student per instructor for a quality experience. Adults and Children 14 and up (with a parent) $30.00 per hour.
What to expect: First the instructor gives a demonstration of the entire process. Then the student sits in front of the torch and is carefully walked thru all the steps involved while making their own bead. Usually several beads are completed in that hour.
"Bead Making for Beginners" class
Bead Making with glass rods and burner
The Gallery Studio has glass bead-making classes for beginners, available by appointment. Call to schedule your Class or Gallery visit. The Marco Jerman Fine Glass Gallery & Studio is wheelchair accessible.
We invite you to explore the offerings of the Cottage and the Marco Jerman Fine Glass Gallery & Studio, as well as our classes and workshops...we guarantee your stay will be a special treat for both body and soul.
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