Stephanie O’Toole – 1/2 Day – Drop Rings & Textures – Saturday PM 1-5


SKU: GEM18-SO-05-3-P Category:


Learn from the creator!  Stephanie O’Toole, the mastermind and creative genius behind Creative Paradise Inc. some of the best and most innovative molds on the market is teaching how to use some of her amazing creations at GEM 3.  Come learn directly from the inventor and take home the molds you learn to use.

This 1/2 day class will teach you how to:

  • Make an 8” diameter paddy of glass in the GM131 Patty Gray dam mold to later drop through the GM232 Shelf Ring
  • Make a 7.5” slurry and fire it right on the GM232 to make a dessert dish.  Bonus: learn how create a textured bottom!
  • Use the GX13 Tree of Life with opaque and iridized glass and frit to make an Art Deco bowl
  • Use GX11 Weave Texture to make a small soap dish with faux woven noodles.

Included with this class for you take home are the following CPI molds GM131, GM232, GX13 and GX11 (not included but available for purchase are the slump molds used to shape the tree bowl and the soap dish).

Students need to bring: Glass cutting tools including a Mosaic Nipper and Safety Glasses.

Stephanie is one of the most energetic people in the art glass world who brings an incredible attitude and smile everywhere she goes.  Her creativity is abundant and radiates into everything she touches.  You will walk away from this class wishing there was more.  We feel honored and fortunate that Stephanie has chosen to join us this year as she rarely teaches live.  Take advantage of this incredible and unique opportunity!

Skill level: No Experience Required.

This 1/2 day class takes place from 1PM-5PM on Saturday Afternoon, August 18, 2018