in leeds Maker & location details
4-5 hr fused glass workshop with Twice Fired
This workshop offers a wonderful opportunity to make a variety of pieces ranging from dinner ware, lanterns or a large wall panel or framed piece. You will gain an understanding of the materials, techniques and processes involved. Using sheet glass, frits, stringers, wire and glass line, you will be shown how to cut glass, add inclusions and create voids & bubbles, while producing your own masterpiece! I will be your tutor for the day, I have a fine art degree, a PGCE teaching qualification and have taught pupils from the age of 5yrs, GCSE, A level, further education and those that love to learn, whatever their age. I have developed my own tips and techniques , I 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. Places will be limited to four per workshop ( please email enquiries for larger groups, celebrations and hen do’s, ) You will be making your own unique glass wall-hanging, size of 30cm x 30cm is included in the price or you can upgrade to 60cmx30cm for an additional £50 or to the maximum size 60cmx40cm for an additional £70. You can create any design that you wish, perhaps taking inspiration from pieces in the studio, browsing on the I-pad or bringing images with you. The course normally runs from 10.00am–2.00pm/3pm but I am flexible on times to suit your travelling arrangements. Twice Fired studio is located in Farsley, Leeds, it is easily accessed by car and is a short stroll from the train station. The studio looks over a large garden, where chickens roam freely, it has been described as a little oasis, It’s a lovely way to spend the day.
What's included in the price?
Everything is included: Using sheet glass, frits, stringers, wire and glass line, you will be shown how to cut glass, add inclusions and create voids & bubbles, while producing your own masterpiece! Light lunch, unlimited refreshments, complimentary glass of Prosecco or alternative
4 hours (flexible times to suit)
Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts
with Craft Courses since 2016Message the tutor
- Advanced/pro level
- Public transport
- Father's Day
- Parking provided
- Mother's Day
- Suitable for beginners
- Intermediate level