"I've had six years of college & this is the best class I've ever taken."
-- Chuck Thrash, architect
NEXT 8-week NEON WORKSHOP BEGINS
Tuesday, Jan. 9th, 2024 from 6:30 -- 9:30 pm
THE MAGIC OF NEON!
Learn to create your own neon sculpture or neon sign in only 8 weeks in
this step-by-step, hands-on, results-oriented workshop taught by leading artist/ designer and founding director of the Museum of Neon Art Lili Lakich in her 5,000 sq. ft. studio in the Arts District of downtown Los Angeles.
Discover how the first neon sign revolutionized advertising in 1910 and developed throughout the 20th century. See the range of work of artists
who began using neon in the 1960s.
Learn how to translate your ideas into a neon design.
Create over 250 colors with light using the noble gases—neon, argon, helium, krypton and xenon—
in clear or colored glass with phosphors.
Make full-size tube patterns using special symbols to communicate your designs to a glassbender.
Fabricate the structure and install hardware, neon tubes, transformers, and animators using the latest innovations in neon technologies.
Choose the right transformer from the wide array of available products.
Learn the safe and correct methods of high voltage and primary wiring of neon tubes.
Examine how good design and safety complement each other at every
stage of construction.
Invite your family and friends to a party and exhibition of finished neon projects after the final class session.
8 Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 9:30 pm
Course Fee: $695. plus a $25 class materials fee,
not including materials for Neon project. Material costs average $150-$300
$100 non-refundable deposit to reserve a place in class limited
to 10 students.
No prior experience required. Gift certificates available.
Private lessons arranged by appointment.
Call the studio for more info or to reserve your place.
ADVANCED CLASS FOR STUDENTS WHO HAVE
TAKEN THE 8-WEEK NEON WORKSHOP
4 Saturdays from 10:30 to 1:30 begins Jan. 13, 2024
Mike Zasadzien/ Summer 2023 NEON WORKSHOP
"Procession" by Athena Andoniades / Summer NEON WORKSHOP
Juliet Lawton / Summer 2023 NEON WORKSHOP with "Jill"
Matt Friedman / Summer 2023 NEON WORKSHOP with "Music Lights the Way"
Spencer Wohlrab / Summer 2023 NEON WORKSHOP
Kian Gohar wirh "Gift" / SUMMER 2023 NEON WORKSHOP