Fused Glass Workshops & classes at Forgan Arts Centre
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FUSED GLASS WORKSHOPS & CLASSES
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. All tools and glass will be supplied. Small pieces of glass off cuts for decoration will be supplied.
GLASS FUSION PANEL CLASSES (for workshops scroll down)
An eight week course to create a leaded stained glass panel incorporating fused glass sections.
Over the first four weeks students will explore a variety of fused glass techniques of their choice to create small panel sections. Techniques include kiln carving, creating texture and transfer collage.
The final four weeks will see students create a leaded design incorporating the fused glass panels with traditional stained glass.
Tools will be provided. Glass and leaded came will be available to purchase during the course. Specific colours will need to be ordered 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.
THURSDAY I 7pm – 9pm I Adults £96 I Members £72 I PER BLOCK
8 WEEK BLOCK I OCT 25, NOV 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, DEC 6, 13
All tools and glass and small pieces of glass off cuts for decoration will be supplied.
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.
SATURDAY 3 NOV I 10am – 4pm I Adult £60 I Member £51
FUSED GLASS CURVED FREESTANDING PANEL
In this one day workshop students will be able to design and make a 24cms x 15cms fused glass panel, using both the decorative and accessory glass. For all levels and abilities.
SATURDAY 17 NOV 10am – 4pmI Adult £60 I Member £51
FUSED GLASS HANGING PANEL
This one-day workshop will enable students to create a 20x15 cm fused glass panel using decorative and accessory glass. For all levels and abilities.
SUNDAY 2 DECEMBER 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: forganartscentre.co.uk
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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.