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Glass courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Want to learn the art of making beautiful items in glass? Browse courses in glass blowing, kiln formed, fused and warm glass, stained glass, lampwork, glass engraving, glass mosaic, slumping, sandblasting, glass painting and glass enamelling.

Image for A Fabulous Introduction to Fused glass - one day course
Next course on 23rd June 2017
This workshop offers a wonderful introduction to the art of kiln formed glass, using solely Bullseye transparent, opal and iridescent glass. You will gain an understanding of the materials, techniques and processes involved while producing your own masterpiece! Using sheet glass, frits, stringers and wire, you will be shown how to cut glass, add inclusions and create voids & bubbles. These one day courses run twice a month on Friday and Saturdays, if there are...
Image for Creative Vibe Glassblowing course
An introduction into the world of glassblowing for beginners, the course introduces you to this amazing substance. Classes comprise of no more than three students at any a time as this allows you to develop your glassblowing skills at a non hurried pace. Students begin the day with the following: Health and safety talk and safe practice within the hot glass studio. Learn how to use different glassblowing tools. Gather molten glass from the furnace....
Image for Pembrokeshire Maddie Janes Mosaic
Come to my purpose built studio near St Davids and make something beautiful for your house, garden or for a special present. Book a two hour intensive lesson learning technique to set you up with the knowledge of how to design, plan, cut, place and finish your mosaic. Or book a two hour creative fun session and take a finished piece home. (Group discount available.) Materials provided include lots of different shapes and colours of...
Image for Introduction to Glass Fusing with Enamels - Full Day Workshop
Next course on 24th June 2017
What will I learn? Steve is one of only a few professional glass artists choosing to work with enamel powders to colour the glass (as opposed to using pre-coloured glass). He has developed his own techniques for working with these enamels, creating unique patterns and effects. Steve will share these techniques with you, and take you step- by-step through the glass-fusing process so that you can create your own unique piece of fused glass art....
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These classes are for beginners.. and there are two types.. please see website (button above). One.. we will be learning how to do the Copper Foiling Method which lends itself to making gifts and smaller items, a fantastic taster since with this method you can take your knowledge home and start working on your kitchen table. It’s not as hardcore as the Leaded process and is a fabulous way to start if you are limited...
Image for Fused & Stained Glass Evenings & Afternoons for Beginners & Experienced
Hello and welcome to smARTsy! I offer fused glass and Tiffany style copper foiling sessions from my cosy workshop in Ratby (7 miles from Leicester city centre, located between Groby and Kirby Muxloe). With spaces limited to only 9 people, you will have plenty of support as you learn about these beautiful art forms. If you book a glass fusion session, after a brief introduction, you will learn about glass and its many forms though...
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Dilys Fisher of Rosy M Design has been running enamelling courses since 2005. This is a wonderful ancient craft where enamel powder (ground glass) is applied to copper and is then fired in a kiln for approx. 1 minute until the enamel becomes molten and attaches to the copper. If 3 students book together its £45 each, 2 students £67.50 each or 1 student £135. Courses are suitable for both complete beginners and those with...
Image for Jewellery Making with Lucy Copleston in the beautiful Vale of Clwyd
Lucy Copleston trained at the Royal College of Art and has made jewellery and taught the craft since 1975.Tuition costs £125 for an eight hour day and is one-to-one so your learning is fast tracked. By arrangement two students can learn together i.e. couples making wedding rings, family members or friends. A discount of 20% is given for two students learning together. THE WORKSHOP WILL BE CLOSED FOR REFURBISHMENT AND MAINTENANCE FROM JUNE 15TH TO...
Image for 'Art of Stained Glass - Glass Leading and/or Glass Painting' - Oldbury, Birmingham - with Jamal Rafay @ Stained Glassic
This course is suitable for someone who wants to learn the art of stained glass in a friendly manner. Learn how to Lead panels Or Paint stained glass windows, in the company of a small relaxed group and for some time-out in the homely, informal setting of Jamal Rafay’s artist studio! A one day crash course covers, introduction, design for stained glass, introduction to Medium, Materials, Cartooning, Glass cutting, Glass painting OR Glass Leading. If...
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Learn about the art of fused glass within this relaxed, small group workshop. You will be free to create your own designs and explore ideas with lots of personal attention. This mean that you be guaranteed to take away fused glass pieces that exceed you expectations as a beginner. Within the workshop you will learn how to cut glass safely, learn about the different types of glass available to fuse with and experiment with the...