These quick classes allow you to get an idea of what a specific technique might entail. You will leave the class, knowing a little more about glass with your very own piece to take home. No previous experience required!
Pate de Verre Vessels
2-4pm, 22nd September 2018
Come and make your own small vessel using this crushed glass technique
All materials supplied, and piece will be ready for collection after firings (usually 48hrs)
Fused glass coasters
2-4pm, 27th October 2018
In this class you will work with glass stringers, copper foil, frits, powders, stencils and coloured glass pieces to create 4 unique coasters, that can either be functional or decorative!
All materials supplied, and the piece will be ready for collection after firing (24hrs)
Imagery on Glass
2-4pm, 10th November 2018
Using ceramic decals, prepared prior to the class, you will be able to fuse your own photographs into sheet glass. These unique creations can make ideal gifts when framed up!
I will ask that you email me an A4 jpeg of images before the 1st of November. These images can be any shape of size, but I recommend using images approx 10 x 10cm and as many of them as you can fit onto a page!
All materials are supplied, the pieces can be collected after firing (approx 24hrs)
2-3pm, 8th December 2018
An ‘adults only’ drop in session for Christmas decorations.
£10 buys you two decorations, but feel free to purchase more on the day- they make excellent Christmas gifts!
£10, for 2 decorations
BEGINNERS EVENING CLASSES
This beginners evening class will introduce you to some of the many techniques of fused glass. We will learn about fusing, reactions, inclusions, imagery, slumping and pate de verre, through many demonstrations and various projects. Each week you will complete a different project and learn about fused glass. No previous experience with glass necessary.
Light refreshments provided, class numbers limited to 6 persons. £150.
Tuesday nights, 6-9pm
9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th October
INTERMEDIATE EVENING CLASS
Once you’ve gotten the hang of this thing called fused glass…you’ll be ready to develop your skills! In this four night course we will take your skill set to the next level!
Looking at imagery on glass, box casting, lost wax, open face casting and cold working techniques, this course will give you the confidence to take your glass further and start to develop your own voice through the medium.
Having taken a beginners Glass course, or having some experience in working with glass is essential. Contact me for more details if you’re not sure of this course is for you.
Light refreshments provided, class numbers limited to 4 persons. £200