About the Course
Fused glass course for beginners and improvers.
Expert tuition from international glass artist Karen Redmayne BA Hons PTTLS. Classes are run from her Redcurrant Glass studio based in Pendle, in the heart of Lancashire.
You will learn how to create and design fused glass. You will be taught all skills required including, how to cut glass, health and safety, types of glasses, glass compatibility, firing and finishing. You will work with bullseye glass, frits, stringers and glass paints.
You will start will smaller items such as hangers, pendants and coasters then progress onto larger pieces in the afternoon such as bowls, curves and wall plaques.
We also run other courses including silver jewellery making, stained glass, glass bead making and enamelling.
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What's included in the price?
Expert tuition included, materials included, firing included, tools included, great tea and coffee and biscuits included and a lovely afternoon tea including scones and sandwiches too. Dietary requirements catered for.
Me and my boyfriend went for a day course in fused glass at the beginning of May.
Karen was friendly and welcoming from the moment we arrived. It was easy enough to find and Karen kept in contact before to make sure we knew where we were going. We’ve never done anything like this before, Karen was extremely knowledgable and taught us everything we needed to know for the day plus a bit more! It was great fun and a lot easier than I thought it would be. She gave you the flexibility and guidance to practice and then create your own mini masterpieces! We came away with 2 coasters each and a bigger peice, my boyfriend made a bowl and I made a clock (a bit more complicated but Karen helped me through it!) it’s a great fun day and a really good price, the lunch was lovely and we got to sit outside.
I’d definitely recommend it, we were complete novices but the other lady who joined us had done some before and Karen handled the different level of knowledge and expertise like a pro.
Suzy Berry - - #15096
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