In-person course
in Ampthill, Bedford

Creative vibe - glassblowing sessions (afternoons)

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Description

An introduction into the world of glassblowing for beginners, the course introduces you to this amazing substance. This 3.5 hour intensive glassblowing experience is for up to 2 people per session (in bookings for 3/4 people the times of the day change to 10am to 4:30pm). !! Please be aware that the cost is per person, per session !! You will develop your glassblowing skills at a non-hurried pace and with plenty of expert help from our experienced glassblower. . The session will run as follows: Health and safety talk and safe practice within the hot glass studio. Learn how to use different glassblowing tools. Gather molten glass from the furnace. Learn how to apply different types of coloured glass to the individual pieces of glass work produced by you. Work with your tutor to produce a final creation using all the skills you have gained through the day. Because of the cooling process work can only be picked up the day after or sent by post.

What's included in the price?

All glassblowing tools are provided, plus glass colours. Protective gear will be worn by the glassblower if requested and accessible for the attendees, as well as hand sanitiser and disinfectant wipes. Our studio is set in the countryside, allowing privacy and safety to all our customers. There are no by-passer spectators and no contact with the general public.

Duration

3 hours (2:00pm to 5:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts

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Venue

Ampthill Workshop, Rectory Lane, Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 2EL

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Suitable for beginners
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