Join Glass Axis for their re-opening in Franklinton!
JANUARY 16-17, 2015
610 W. TOWN ST.
COLUMBUS, OH 43215
RENOWNED GLASS ARTIST BILL GUDENRATH WILL BE COMING TO DO A DEMONSTRATION AND WORKSHOP. OTHER DEMONSTRATIONS AND SPECIAL EVENTS WILL BE OFFERED DURING THIS TIME.
Glass Axis is a vibrant non-profit glass art center dedicated to making and learning. Their new 12,500 sq. ft. art center provides artists, students, and community members the tools necessary to passionately create innovative works in glass while learning, sharing, and teaching. Member artists have access to affordable glass blowing, glass fusing, torch working, cold working, stained glass and neon facilities, plus studio, exhibition, education, outreach, and income-producing opportunities all under one roof. By linking artists to the thousands of patrons that visit the art center each year for courses, demonstrations, exhibitions, and special events, Glass Axis becomes a vibrant civic hub of art production and community participation, bolstering sustainable cultural equity throughout Ohio and beyond.
Schedule of Activities
Friday, January 16
4:00 pm Glass ribbon-breaking ceremony
5:00 pm Demonstration by glass master Bill Gudenrath
6:00-8:00 pm Demonstrations by local glass artists, building tours
Saturday, January 17
Noon-4:00 pm “First experience” classes offered (first-come, first-served)
4:00 pm Bill Gudenrath workshop (pre-registration required)
7:00 pm Grand finale
Gallery and Office Hours:
Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 11am to 6pm
Thursday: 11am to 7pm
Saturday: 11am to 4pm
Sunday and Monday: Closed
Visit www.glassaxis.org for more information or call 614-291-4250.