Joes Glass Shack
Escondido has earned a
well deserved reputation for being the home of a number of great art galleries.
Now there’s more great
news! Joe’s Glass Shack is home to some of the most beautiful stained glass
works you’ll ever see. Pieces he has designed, pieces his students have
designed . . . they’re all there.
Joe’s Glass Shack
And now you can learn the
skill of fusing glass. The special glass has already arrived and the new,
state-of-the-art kilns are due in any day. You’d be well advised to get your
name on the list as these classes will fill up quickly. Beginner, Intermediate
or Advanced, Joe’s Glass Shack will accommodate any student who wants to learn.
While visiting Joe’s
Glass Shack, you’ll learn about his introductory classes on stained glass
design. Learn the basics including glass selection, cutting, lead assembly and
various other techniques.
Normally priced at $150,
if you sign up before the end of the year it’s only $85 per class session which
includes one class per week for six weeks. Supplies and project are stored
on-site during class session.
Class schedules are
Tuesday-Saturday from 10am - noon,
6:30-8:30pm. Supplies, tools and glass sold as needed.
Balloons over Paris - created by Joseph . . . a vision that evolved from
famous Paris landmarks, Moulin Rouge, Eiffel Tower, & balloons.
You’ll find dedicated
students at Joe’s Glass Shack as well as a dedicated teacher in Joe himself. He
literally practices what he preaches. The beautiful mural above is in his
lovely home. It took him nine months
to complete this work of
A native of Escondido,
Joseph Perez has strong ties to the community. He has a strong background in
the arts, having spent many years in the photography trade.
Conveniently located at
453 E. Valley Parkway in Escondido, you’ll find convenient parking nearby, a
spacious studio, lots of inspiration and creative ideas and people surrounding
you. And . . . most of all, you’ll have the patient teaching of Joseph, showing
you how to create beautiful works of art from glass. Join your other creative
colleagues at Joe’s Glass Shack, 453 E. Valley Parkway, Escondido. Or call 480
A Basic Pattern used for students, with a jewel in center, the fleur-di-lis
Albuquerque 1998 Balloon Festival - derived from poster