Monday, October 29, 2018

Glass Act Winter Retreat -- January 24--27 2019

Hi everybody!

Glassact's 2019 Winter Retreat is just around the corner, and we have a great program for you:

  • Robyn Cornelius -- Silver Wave Bangle; Enameled Wave Bangle; Sandcast Rings; Unusual Setting
  • Bronwyn Heilman -- Reverse & Surface Painted Beads
  • Plus special popup classes -- see brochure for details!
We will once again be at Comfort Inn -- sign up soon, classes & rooms fill fast!

Friday, January 5, 2018

Who is SMGBG?
The Southeastern Michigan Glass Beadmakers Guild (SMGBG) was founded in 2000 and is the Metro Detroit area's local chapter of the International Society of Glass Beadmakers (ISGB). Our group's friendly name is GlassAct.

  We're an organization dedicated to the education, promotion and preservation of lampwork. We're a diverse Guild - all levels from beginner to advanced are welcomed.

Our Mission:

  • To provide education related to contemporary glass beadmaking and lampworking.
  • To promote the continued renaissance of glass beadmaking, lampwork, and other related glass-working techniques. 
  • To preserve the historic tradition of glass beadmaking and lampwork. 

International Society of Glass Bead Makers