Glass art courses, classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Want to learn the art of creating beautiful glass? Glass art courses and workshops include all types of creative working with glass; glass fusing and slumping, stained glass, glass blowing, glass painting, conservation, glass mosaic, lampwork, glass engraving, sand-blasting and glass enamelling. Glass art remains one of the most popular craft courses now in the UK so wherever you want to study, whether you are a beginner or an experienced glass artist looking for new techniques and ideas, there will be a glass course near you!
Beginners Fused Glass Workshop in the Creative with Nature studio gallery in Todmorden, West Yorkshire.
This workshop is ideal for those who fancy a relaxing and peaceful day of creativity. It is a brilliant workshop which allows participants to be introduced to the wonderful world of Glass Fusing. The techniques used are easy to pick up and you will create a range of beautiful glass items that can be treasured or given away as special...
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...
Join me for a fun session learning to etch glass. Through the use of stencils and etching cream we will apply our own permanent designs to glassware. Create beautiful gifts, seasonal decorations, and fun yet functional household items.
This process is very accessible for all skill levels; I will provide lots of stickers for those less confident in their artistic ability, whilst others may choose to cut their own intricate designs!
Once you know the...
Create your own sandcast artworks with metal inclusions - 2 Day Workshop run by glass artist Jenny Ayrton.
Day 1 : Jenny Ayrton's studio, 56 Stone Barton Rd, Plympton, Devon, PL7 4LS.
Day 2 : Teign Valley Glass, Pottery Rd, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9DS.
Day 1 - I will introduce you to the process, then plan your individual designs and work together to create your wire models.
Day 2 - We...
This is a full day intensive course to give you an introduction to glass bead making and lampwork, melting glass in a flame.
All aspects of glass bead making for beginners will be covered, tools, equipment and where to buy them, health & safety, types of glass etc followed by demonstration and practice of basic techniques such as pulling stringers and making various types of basic beads.
At the end of the course you will...
Discover the beauty of fused glass in this one day workshop in Bristol.
Fused glass involves layering two or more pieces of glass together which are then fired in a kiln until they melt together and become one. The basic process is easy and fun to learn and leads to endless creative and rewarding results. On this course we use bullseye specialist fusing glass which is available in a range of beautiful colours.
Discover the wonderful world of fused glass in the beautiful medieval village of Chilham, in the heart of the Kent Downs area of outstanding natural beauty. Each full day of tuition costs only £95 and takes place in our new purpose built teaching studio. (Some of the photos show our previous, smaller studio right next door.)
Courses generally start at 10am and continue until 5pm, though we're flexible. You'll be given as much help as...
Tutor: Martin McAssey.
Martin is a professionally qualified teacher with many year’s experience of teaching stained glass classes.
Martin runs courses throughout the year; all courses are run with a maximum of twelve students ensuring that each student receives individual attention. Each student has use of a workbench with all the tools and equipment they will need while taking part in the course.
Project one: Tiffany stained glass window hanging
For your first project you...
Beginner's workshop in Pretty Rubbish Mosaics Studio.
Day 1 you will be introduced to tools, adhesives and materials and will create a unique piece of mosaic art. You will learn how to cut china and glass and create your piece in pique assiette style. Classes are relaxed, fun and inspirational.At your disposal you will have a huge array of "treasure" including upcycled crockery, tiles, glass and jewellery.
Day 2 you will grout and clean your...
Please first note that all course dates are flexible. You can also come up with your own desired date/s.
Date confirmation will be sent upon booking.
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...