About the Studio

Private lessons and studio rental for collaborations are available Glass: you can carve, fuse, shape, paint and cast it. The place to learn is at our kilnformed glass studio at 186 Rio Circle, just outside Decatur, GA. You can take workshops, do collaborative projects and have private lessons in this professional 1,750 square foot studio. We have two large…… Continue reading About the Studio

Lisa Schnellinger

Lisa Schnellinger is an artist based in Atlanta who specializes in cast and kilncarved glass forms. She often incorporates ceramics, photo imagery, and sculpting media. In recent works she has portrayed the psychological changes she experienced after a near-fatal brain aneurysm, raising awareness of the silent suffering of people with brain injuries. She manages Fused…… Continue reading Lisa Schnellinger

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Process

Fused Light Studio makes kilnformed, or “warm” glass. This means that the glass is cast, carved, fused or shaped in a kiln, at temperatures of 1175 to 1700 degrees Fahrenheit. The glass must then be annealed, cooling at a slow, even rate so that the glass remains stable. The kiln firing on smaller pieces takes…… Continue reading Process

Contact

The studio is at 186 Rio Circle, Suite D, Decatur, GA 30030. Due to COVID-19 safety measures, the studio is currently closed to the public, but individuals can make an appointment to visit. Click here to schedule a time.  To reach Lisa Schnellinger, call 706-669-9933, or use this form to send an email.

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