Fused Glass Christmas Decorations at the Mary Ward Centre (Concessionary Fee Available)
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About the Course
Make beautiful decorations using fused glass techniques.
Who is this course for
This course is for beginners or those with some glass experience who wish to create some festive wonders in glass. This is a short introductory weekend course for those who want to learn more about fused glass - melting glass together in a kiln. You will learn to cut glass and the basic principles of glass fusing.
What does this course cover
The course will introduce students to basic fusing techniques within glass. You will learn to cut straight lines and curves and make a glass Christmas bauble, a garland and a glass star, and also have an opportunity to design your own decoration if you wish to. We will look at lots of samples and materials and briefly go through firing schedules.
What you should be able to do by the end of the course:
1. Have a basic understanding of fusing techniques.
2. Demonstrate how to safely cut glass
3. Have made several Christmas decorations
Mary Ward Centre is an adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable. Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’
Please get in touch for more details and to book your place!
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
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Course Start DatesSaturday 1st December 2018
- Accessible by public transport
- Disabled access
- Suitable for beginners
- Suitable for events & groups
- Teen friendly
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