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!
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...
Glass fusing is the technique used to bond glass pieces together by melting the glass at high temperature in a kiln.
Amazing creative pieces can be made by using this technique. Glass fusing is an accessible and rewarding art form for all levels and all abilities.
So immerse yourself in the joy of glass fusing for 2 full days. This weekend is designed to introduce you to the limitless creative possibilities of the technique. Whether...
This short course is designed for newcomers and beginners. Immerse yourself in the joy of stained glass making for 2 full days.
Whether you are a complete novice or have previously completed a 1 or 2 day course and would like to practise your skills and make another small panel, this weekend is also suitable for you.
You will be guided through the steps and skills needed to create a simple glass piece using traditional...
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...
Many people who attend my courses fall in love with the coral bowl and I understand why. They are just so stunning and the shapes so interesting.
On this course you will be able to make your own coral bowl in either blues, greens, yellows or browns for your own home or give to someone as a gift.
You will be taught how to score and cut glass and practice scoring and cutting on float...
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.
On this one day mosaic workshop you will learn how to design and build your own mosaic using a mixture of reclaimed glass and mosaic tiles.
There are a range of designs to choose from, but you are welcome to bring your own ideas.
Learn how to design and build glass mosaics with tutor, Kelly Goode. Make your own pot stand and coaster using a mixture of reclaimed glass and mosaic tiles.
Small groups with...
Learn glass fusing with glass artist at Parndon Mill, Essex.
Courses in fused and slumped glass, combining glass, colours and metals are suitable for all levels from complete beginners to more advanced students. The main objective is an introduction to processes and techniques associated with kiln formed glass. All students will come away with several completed pieces. Classes can be tailor made for individuals or groups on weekdays, weekends.
For more information and dates of...
This well-structured course is a wonderful opportunity to immerse yourself in stained glass design and making for 5 consecutive days.
It’s perfect both for beginners who want to learn to make stained glass and for improvers who want to make their own panel but still require guidance and help.
You will have access to Jude’s extensive stained glass design and making experience throughout the whole of the course with tutorials, demonstrations, hands-on making, one-to-one tuition...
- Next course on 3rd September 2018
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...