Intro to Fusing

with Jodi McRaney Rusho

Course Outline:

Intro class curriculum and project

Course Outline:

Beginning class curriculum and projects, all materials and firings included.

Date – project



May 18 – Bottle Glass Bells and Lizards


Studio Rules

Fusing with Recycled Glass

Cutting Flat Glass

Cutting Bottles using Thermal Shock

Designing and Cutting a project

Fusible decals and mica

May 25 – Recycled Float Glass Tapestry project

Fusing with Float (window) glass

Finding the Tin Side

Devit and what to do about it

Intro to Firing Schedules

Tack Fused Clear Tapestry Project

Additions to Float Glass for Interest

Cutting and assembling project

June 1 – Fusible Art Glass – Glass Lanterns

Fusible Art Glass

How Firing Schedules change

CoE and what it means to you

Fused Glass artworks

Designing a small multi part project


June 8 – Final Project – Florals

Multi part project


Project planning and designing your own final project

Intro to Glass Fusing

May 18 – June 8, Thursday evenings 6:30 – 9 p.m.

Hosted at Glass With a Past Studio, 82 W. Louise Avenue

June Class is SOLD OUT



Includes all materials and firings

Register Now $325

This link will redirect you to Jodi’s website to register for this class.

Teaching Artists

Barbara Busche

Jodi McRaney Rusho

Kathy Watt

Diane Whittaker

Mary Young

Cancellation Policy

Class fees are refundable up to 2 weeks prior to class, then materials fees (varies by class) are non refundable.  Ideally, if you can’t attend, we would find someone to take your spot, and reschedule you for a different date. We do maintain a wait list for classes, if you would like to be added to a wait list, please let us know.


3rd Sunday of Odd Months 10 a.m.

Spectrum Studios

196 W. Malvern Avenue

South Salt Lake City, UT 84115