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Glass blowing courses, classes and workshops are taught all across the UK. Glass blowing is a technique that involves using a blow pipe to inflate molten glass into a bubble and then shaping that glass bubble. Glass blowing courses and workshops take place up and down the UK and most glass blowers and tutors will cover a range of topics such as: handling molten glass; sculpting the glass and using specific tools; working with glass colours; blowing a glass vessel.
Glass blowing taster class at Shakspeare Glass
Bronze AWARD
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Glass blowing taster class at Shakspeare Glass
Somerset - Next course on 31st August 2019
£98
Will has been teaching glass blowing for many years. You may have seen him on Inside The factory, Kirstie's Homemade Home and Kirstie's Homemade Christmas teaching Kirstie Allsopp, or in the national newspapers. Our taster class: this taster class will give you an opportunity to try your hand at blowing a small clear glass vessel and dish, and experience the unique problems that working with molten glass pose. It will include basic glassmaking techniques such as marvering and blowing. Classes are usually held on Saturday mornings and start at 9.30am....
Glass blowing for beginners
Bronze AWARD
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Glass blowing for beginners
Wiltshire - Next course on 6th September 2019
£240
Come and experience the amazing and mesmerizing art of shaping and forming molten glass in the country's foremost glass school! A great introduction to glassblowing, suitable for beginners to try their hand at this fascinating art form. Students will be given the opportunity to gather, form, design and make (with a bit of help), their own glass sphere to hang, a paperweight and a vase. This is an ideal opportunity to try something you have always wanted to do, or perhaps never thought of before. A guaranteed unique and exciting...
Glass blowing day experience
Glass blowing day experience
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 7th September 2019
£255
Full day glassblowing class for up to 6 people in a working glass studio. With two tutors, you're assured of individual teaching and support. You will learn the basics of gathering hot glass from the furnace and shaping it with traditional glassmaking tools. Then you go on to blowing glass and applying colour. People usually make two or three pieces, including colourful vases or bowls. This is a really hands-on experience! The class is suitable for complete beginners and can also build on skills from shorter courses. The glass studio...
Half day glass making class at Bransfield glass makers
Half day glass making class at Bransfield glass makers
Buckinghamshire - Next course on 8th September 2019
£155
This is a very hands-on experience in a working glass studio. The class is for up to eight people; with two tutors so you are assured of individual teaching and support. We will explain the equipment in the studio and how to work safely in a challenging environment. You will be guided through the basics of working with hot glass and will become familiar with the traditional glass making tools and equipment. You will move quickly on to gathering hot glass from the furnace, shaping it and applying colour. These...
Glass blowing experience, blow your own drinking glass
Gold AWARD
Glass blowing experience, blow your own drinking glass
West Midlands - Next course on 15th September 2019
£62
To book online please visit our website ↑ 😁👍 Want to have a go at glass blowing? This course is a great introduction to the art. In a small group of people, you will be shown how to correctly and safely handle hot glass and the techniques for creating your own drinking vessel. With expert tuition from glass artist Charlotte Hughes Martin, you will make your very own hand blown glass. Maybe get some friends and family to join you and make a day of it. The class is made...
Glass blowing for beginners with Jon Lewis
Gold AWARD
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Glass blowing for beginners with Jon Lewis
Essex - Next course on 20th September 2019
£160
Glass blowing for beginners with Jon Lewis - This would make an amazing Christmas gift! Jon Lewis offers glass blowing tuition for beginners. In the fully equipped glass hot-shop the students will learn all about the ancient and magical craft of glass making. All of the glass which the students make can be taken home when cooled overnight. They can be collected or posted to you. The environment of glass making, the heat, the furnaces and the manipulation of molten hot glass combine to give an intense and exciting experience....
Glass blowing experience, blow your own bud vase
Gold AWARD
Glass blowing experience, blow your own bud vase
West Midlands - Next course on 28th September 2019
£62
Want to have a go at glass blowing? This course is a great introduction to the art. In a small group of people, you will be shown how to correctly and safely handle hot glass and the techniques for creating your own bud vase to be proud of and use year after year, or to give as a gift. With expert tuition from glass artist Charlotte Hughes Martin, you will make your very own hand blown glass bud vase. Maybe get some friends and family to join you and make...
Glass blowing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gold AWARD
Glass blowing - New Brewery Arts Cotswolds Gloucestershire
Gloucestershire - Next course on 3rd October 2019
£140
This workshop offers one to one personal tutelage, in a small group, with Colin Hawkins of Loco Glass, one of New Brewery Arts’ resident makers. During the experience you will learn all about the hotshop where the glass is made, and have a little look around the rest of the studio to get an idea of what it takes to make a piece come to life. You will start your session by getting comfortable with how the molten glass moves by making a keyring. This item shows you basic colour...
Make your own hot glass paperweight
Gold AWARD
Make your own hot glass paperweight
West Midlands - Next course on 5th October 2019
£62
Join this workshop and leave having made your very own lead crystal paperweight. In a small group of 6 people, you will be shown how to correctly and safely handle hot glass. You will learn the techniques for creating a glass paper weight, adding colour, bubbles and swirls in your design. Craft a lasting memory in glass via a creative process that has been passed down since the time of the Ancient Phoenicians. With expert tuition from glass artist Charlotte Hughes Martin, you will make your very own hand blown...
Glass blowing experience, blow your own Christmas bauble
Gold AWARD
(1)
Glass blowing experience, blow your own Christmas bauble
West Midlands - Next course on 26th October 2019
£48
To book online please visit our website ↑ 😁👍 Want to have a go at glass blowing? This course is a great introduction. In a group of around 10 people, you will be shown how to correctly and safely handle hot glass and shown the techniques for creating your own Christmas bauble. With expert tuition from glass artist Charlotte Hughes Martin, you will have made your very own hand blown Christmas Bauble. A great course for you to get friends and family to join you on the workshop.

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