Track: Art, Design Through STEM
Melt borosilicate glass rod in a bench torch flame to make a take-home lens to magnify objects 10x, suitable for field work. Learn some physical properties of glass including viscosity and Coefficient of Thermal Expansion. Learn to “cut” glass tube to make a glass siphon to transfer fluids between vessels. Bonus Demo (time permitting): World’s smallest marbles!
Capacity: 12 – First come, first served
**Age limits: 13, or 11 with parent or guardian
- Laurie Nessel, Glass Studio Lead Instructor, Mesa Arts Center, Laurie.Nessel@mesaartscenter.com, 480-644-6632