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Fused Glass Workshops & classes at Forgan Arts Centre


Duration: by day or by block

Price: £60

Run by: Alana Peden
at Forgan Arts Centre

01382 542062

Forgan Arts Centre
Cupar Road
Newport-on-Tay
Dundee
Tayside
DD6 8RA

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About the Course

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.

Mixed Media Stained Glass Fusion & open Casting
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: standingonabeach@hotmail.co.uk. 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.

8 WEEK BLOCK I Jan 17, 24, 31, Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7

Workshops
All tools and glass and small pieces of glass off cuts for decoration will be supplied.
FUSED GLASS HANGING PANEL
This one day workshop will enable students to create a hanging fused glass panel 20cms x 15cms
SUNDAY 10 FEB I 10am – 4pm I Adult £60 I Member £51

Fused Glass Square Dishes
Suitable for beginners, this one day workshop will enable students to create 2 fused glass square dishes 15cm x 15cmm and 10cm x 10cm
SATURDAY 2 MAR I 10am – 4pm I Adult £60 I Member £51

Fused Glass Bowl
Suitable for beginners and the advanced, this workshop will enable students to create a beautiful 20cm diameter fused glass bowl with your own individual designs.
SUNDAY 24 MAR I 10am – 4pm I Adult £60 I Member £51

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

For more information or to book, please Contact Us using the button above.

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.



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Course Start Dates

Sunday 10th February 2019
Saturday 2nd March 2019
Sunday 24th March 2019
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Child friendly
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly