Advanced Mold Making for Fused Glass Artists

with Jodi McRaney-Rusho

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What you will learn in this Mold Making for Glass course:


Class 1:

  • Building a wax model

  • Mixing and pouring a plaster mold

Class 2:

  • Removing the Wax

  • Loading Glass

Class 3:

  • Removing glass from casting material


Class 4:

  • Building complex slumping structures

  • Easy pot melt molds

Class 5:

  • Creating multiples of molds for production runs and batches

  • Additions to plaster molds, what they do and why to use them

Class 6:

  • Exploring Hydrocal and Plaster recipes for different end results

Class 7:

  • Air dry clay, uses and purpose
    Alginate as a mold material

Class 8:

  • Moldular mold making for themed molds

Class 9:

  • Defining your artistic style through custom molds


  • DIY Thermoform molds


  • All mold making recipes used in class
  • Resource list with links

About this Mold Making for Fused Glass course

This action and idea-packed fused glass course builds on the Mold Making for fused Glass Artists class, expanding some concepts, and digging deeply into others. We will cover multiple techniques, view multiple projects and walk through a lost wax casting from making the original to breaking out the glass after firing. Join Jodi for more mold making information than you thought was possible to pack into 9 hours!

Open Facebook Group to students of this course:
Curious Mondo: Advanced Mold Making for Glass Artists

Time table:
9 hours

Basic / Intermediate / Advanced

Target market:
Glass artists, anyone who loves glass or want to start a new hobby or career

Main objective:
Learn advanced mold-making techniques for casting glass.



About the instructor

Jodi McRaney-Rusho
Glass With a Past

Jodi is a warm glass artist working exclusively with post-consumer glass. Her work has won several awards and has been featured in “Sculpture and Design With Recycled Glass” by Cindy Ann Coldiron, as well as several magazines including “Handmade Business” and “Crafts Report”. HGTV's “That's Clever” filmed two segments in her studio. Jodi currently teaches out of her Salt Lake City studio and is an instructor at Kimball Arts Center in Park City Utah. She is represented by Concept SAL in Salt Lake City and Gallery 873 in Kayenta, Utah. After nearly 15 years of recycled glass art making, Jodi has begun producing her own line of tools, kits and molds in an effort to spread the joy of fusing with recycled glass to the whole world.

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