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KRYPTON NEON LLC
526 46th Avenue Long Island City, NY 11101 USA
t: 718-728-4450  f: 718-706-6869 
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Krypton Neon is pleased to again offer The Neon Experience Workshop.
Saturday, Sunday March 23 & 24, 2013


Become enlightened in the art of neon making. The weekend workshop is an introduction to the mysteries of making neon light. This hands-on and intensive experience will introduce you to designing, heating and bending glass tubing as a starting point for creating your own work of light.

Kenny Greenberg
Tom Unger


The Neon Experience  I (Intro)    $395 (2 days)

Time: 10 AM to 5 PM     Date: Saturday, Sunday  March 23, 24

The Neon Experience  is an intro to and taste of all aspects of neon. It is the starting point for those who want to learn how to make neon and learn how neon can be used in their own projects.
This is a hands on experience that covers basic glass cutting, bending, and sealing skills and provides supervised practice over the different burners.  There will be demonstrations of how neon is processed, filled, and electrified to complete a luminous tube.
The intensive supervised glass bending experience is designed to help you start and in many cases complete your first neon project.

Maximum Class size: 8    Prerequisite: None  
Materials: Glass is Included.
Transformers, wiring, & mounting materials available at discount.

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The Neon Experience II (Intermediate)    $395 (2 days)
Time: To be announced

The Neon Experience  II builds on the intro course (or prior experience) to take your glassbending skills to the next level. Moderate to advanced techniques will be explored and practiced with an emphasis on understanding glass to gain greater control. The methods for processing neon will be explored in greater depth with the opportunity to learn how to  bombard a tube. This course encourages more complicated projects to advance your knowledge and abilities.

Maximum Class size: 8    Prerequisite:
The Neon Experience I   
Materials: Glass is Included.
Transformers, wiring, & mounting materials available at discount.


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Individual Supervised Studio Time      $55 per hour
Time & Date by Appointment

Work on personal projects with periodic help and supervision.
Bombarding and Filling available (Free with some limitations.)

Maximum Class size: 2    Prerequisite: The Neon Experience I   
Materials: Basic Glass is Included. Exotic Glass at discount.
Transformers, wiring, & mounting materials available at discount.



Policies: Registration requires full advance payment. Students are accepted in the order payment is received. Refund requests must be made no later than one week prior to workshop. A 10% handling fee will be deducted. Otherwise amount is applied toward future workshop. If we cancel we will provide full refund.

Methods of payment accepted:
Check made out to: Krypton Neon LLC 526 46th Ave

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by phone: 718-728-4450
(Please provide Name, Address, CC #, Expiration, and Sec Code
 
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krypton@neonshop.com

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Our Teaching Staff

Kenny Greenberg
trained at the New York Experimental Glass Workshop and founded Krypton Neon in 1981.  He has created Neon Scenic Art and Lighting for Broadway Stage Productions, Feature Films, Television, Museums, and Corporate Displays.
He has also created and collaborated with numerous world class artists. He consults for corporations and designers and has written articles for Signs of The Times and Sign Business Magazine. He also designs electronic circuitry and computer software. His Interactive Neon Art has been shown in museums and galleries. He holds a patent in neon control technology.

Tom Unger joined Krypton Neon in 2002. He has international experience as a neon glassblower, lampworker, and neon artist. His work is in theaters, museums, books, private collections and public spaces.  He started learning the craft of neon while working for a commercial sign shop in Boston, and then went to Holland and Italy to study European neon glass bending and processing. In New York, he worked in production, R&D, and marketing for one of the world's largest manufacturers of neon raw goods and processing equipment.  Tom has written articles for Sign Business magazine and contributed a chapter for The Neon Engineers Notebook. He is a graphic designer, and has designed and developed websites and brochures.





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