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 you’re new to glass fusing or have tried it before, this weekend is designed for you. You will complete a number of pieces using different fusing techniques and will be involved in actual kiln preparation and firings. Jude is an experienced and inspiring tutor dedicated to bringing out the very best in every student. Throughout the course you will have ongoing access to her extensive knowledge and experience through demonstrations, hands-on making, individual tuition and guidance. You will also get lots of useful insight into the materials, tools, processes and equipment used together with plenty of interesting bits of historical information. All courses are held at Jude’s studio in Vanguard Court, a cobble-stoned inner-city oasis and home to a thriving community of dedicated, professional artists and creatives. The course will cover: -how to cut glass -using glass powders, frits and stringer -making textures -fusing at different temperatures -fusing in layers -fusing insertions This course is a wonderful opportunity to make Xmas decorations and gifts. To book this course click on the book online button above. Any queries or questions please contact me via the contact link above.
What's included in the price?
Materials & firings included. Tools & equipment provided. All day free parking next to studio. Plenty of tea, coffee & biscuits included. Passion, dedication and lots of useful information!!
2 days (10:30am to 4:30am)
Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts
Jude is a passionate stained glass artist & an experienced and inspiring tutor, dedicated to bringing out the best in every student. She has a wealth of experience in designing & making architectural stained glass. She has been practising professionally for over 30 years. Since then she has created innumerable artworks in the distinctive and vivid style that makes her stained glass truly special. Jude is a member of the Contemporary Glass Society CGS and the Heritage Crafts Association HCA.
- Wheelchair users
- Parking provided
- Public transport
- Corporate days out & team building
- Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
- Intermediate level
- Suitable for beginners