About the Course
Fused Glass Classes & Workshops
Stained Glass & Glass Fusion with Claire Evans
Coastal landscapes and elements are a constant source of creative inspiration for fused glass artist Claire Evans. Suitable for beginners, all the basics of fused glass design will be covered in these workshops; including glass cutting, creating shapes, kiln carving, accessory glass and copper inclusions.
Fused Glass Hanging Panel Workshop
This one day workshop will enable students to create a fused glass panel (20cms x 15cms). All the basics of fused glass design will be covered, including glass cutting, creating shapes, kiln carving, accessory glass and copper inclusions.
FUSED GLASS CURVED FREESTANDING PANEL WORKSHOP
In this workshop you will learn how to create a fused glass panel (24cms x 15cms). All the basics of fused glass design will be covered, including glass cutting, creating shapes, kiln carving, accessory glass and copper inclusions.
SUNDAY 23 JUNE I 10AM – 4PM
ADULTS £65 I MEMBERS £55
MIXED MEDIA STAINED GLASS FUSION AND OPEN CASTING CLASS
An eight week course to create a leaded stained glass panel incorporating fused glass sections, and the option to experiment with mould making and open casting for fused glass shapes.
Over the first few weeks students will explore a variety of fused glass techniques of their choice to create small panel sections. Techniques include kiln carving, creating texture, transfer collage and mould making.
The final weeks will see students create a leaded design incorporating the fused glass panels with traditional stained glass.
Tools will be provided. Glass, leaded came, plaster and clay will be available to purchase from your tutor during the course as needed for your designs. Specific colour requests will need to be placed prior to the course commencing by contacting Claire at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please ensure orders are placed a minimum 10 days prior to the day required. Costs will be confirmed at point of order and payable at the workshop. If students wish to purchase glass direct, Bullseye 3mm fuseable glass is available from www.warm-glass.co.uk. Stained glass can be purchased from a variety of websites such as Creative Glass Guild and Tempsford Glass.
THURSDAYS I 7PM – 9PM
8 WEEK BLOCK I APRIL 25 MAY 2, 9, 16 (BREAK 23, 30) JUNE 6, 13, 20, 27
ADULTS £100 I MEMBERS £80
Forgan Arts Centre is rooted in the community and strives to offer educational and cultural opportunities to people of all ages and abilities, in an environment that enriches well-being.
Established in 1978, the Centre offers a wide variety of classes and events to the residents of Newport-On-Tay and surrounding towns and villages.
You don’t have to become a member to attend our classes, however it dramatically reduces the cost of your course and any other classes throughout the year, as well as helping to support the Centre. If you would like to join us, Membership costs £30 for the year and can be purchased at the Centre or under the members tab on our website
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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.
What's included in the price?
All tools and glass will be supplied. Small pieces of glass off cuts for decoration will be supplied.
Some materials are provided to start you off, then suggestions will be given for purchasing your own!