We are ABLAZE with the possibilities of soft glass and beads!

For 4 days -- Thursday September 5 to Sunday September 8 -- Terminal City Glass Co-op is the place to be! Three extraordinary guest instructors, lots of torch time, plenty of networking and creative sharing...and all in beautiful Vancouver!

Registration Update! Full Registration and Heather Trimlett Only registration are SOLD OUT!

You can still register for Patricia Larsen-Goodin Only (Thursday) and Kerri Fuhr Only (Saturday).

Look who's coming to teach!

Heather Trimlett

Twisted Cane and How to Apply It
Heather will give you a thorough overview of the options for making twisted cane from the super-basic to the advanced.
More info here!

Patricia Larsen-Goodin

Anything But Round
Increase your beadmaking vocabulary with Patricia as she teaches you how to make a variety of shapes without molds.
Find out more!

Kerri Fuhr

Filigree and Feathers
Learn how to create filigree designs inspired by the scrollwork of medieval tapestries, then paint birds on your beads!
Go ahead, click!

Look what you get!

  • 3.5 days of instruction from our guest instructors
  • Guaranteed torch time during all instructor sessions, so you can try out new techniques right away
  • Guaranteed one hour of open torch time every day
  • Evening Bonus Workshops to help you learn new off-torch skills
  • Silent Auction including glass, tools and equipment
  • Peer-to-peer Bead Market, so you can sell your own beads
  • Catered lunches and snacks each day, plus a BBQ Saturday night

Click Here for the Daily Schedule!

Want to know more?

Download this article by Janice Peacock about ABLAZE 2017, published in Glass Bead Evolution. (Download opens in a new window.)



Thank you to our wonderful sponsors!
Their support helps us continue to further the art of glass beadmaking.