Fused Glass Workshops in Tavistock Devon
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About the Course
Under the direction of glass artist Wendy Bradberry, you will be taken through the thoroughly enjoyable process of creating your very own piece of fused glass art from start to ﬁnish. Even absolute beginners will have beautiful pieces that they have designed and crafted themselves.
Wendy has been teaching and passing on her enthusiasm and skills in fused glass in recent years at Lerryn, near Lostwithiel, Cornwall. She is now expanding to offering additional workshops in South West Devon. Wendy has a BA (Hons) Degree in Glass.
Workshops are held regularly, and additionally, private group bookings for 4 or more people can be arranged on mutually agreed dates. Ideal for 'Hen Party' events.
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 glass, materials, tools and kiln firing is included.
Tea, coffee and biscuits are freely available, and a light lunch of Home Made Soup and Crusty Bread is provided.
It was a lovely day learning about glass and the methods which we could use to cut the glass and make our designs. Wendy was incredibly patient taking us feom basics. We were given opportunity to let our creative juices flow by either following designs already laid out in pictures or come up with something entirely unique.
The day went so fast but was thoroughly enjoyable. Very relaxing and supportive.
Sue - - #14892
Fantastic day. Clear and patient instructions. Advice and guidance was informative and made me feel confident. Great instructor/practitioner. Lovely lunch and conversation. Warm and friendly.
A wide range of equipment and resources provided. I saw this advertised on Facebook and noticed a friend was interested too! Great excuse for a birthday experience day out!
I would do this again! Thank you for a relaxing, arty day.
Emma Kelly - - #14605
I saw this course advertised on Facebook and decided to treat myself. What a good decision!
Lovely day, very calm, patient tuition. We were taken through the process step by step then given the opportunity to create a piece ourselves. We were guided and encouraged all through without intrusive overseeing. Surprised myself by making an attractive hanging. Would love to explore further.
Thanks for a wonderful day.
Rosalind Sharman-Ward - - #14604
Had a really enjoyable creative day but it went far too quickly which is what happens when you're enjoying yourself. This course is good for absolute beginners and for those who want to try out new techniques. Wendy provided a lovely calm atmosephere and helped us when required but gave us the confidence to try everything ourselves. The materials provided gave us the chance to be creative in our designs.
Thank you Wendy for an enjoyable and productive day. Can't wait to see how my 'masterpeice' turns out.
Susie Conjbeer - - #13064
I really enjoyed the day and I'm delighted with my glass panel which was delivered this week. I've never worked with glass before so wasn't sure if I would find the cutting difficult, but Wendy and John were really knowledgeable and helpful throughout and I really enjoyed learning the skill. Great day and would recommend!
Emily Johnson - - #13010
A really enjoyable day learning new skills and finding our creative spark. Wendy was always there with constructive advice and support and created a relaxed and friendly environment. If you want a day out doing something different, go along and have a go. You'll be glad you did!
Cath and Geoff.
Geoff Pratley - - #12999
I'm not a gifted arty sort of a bloke, but thought I would give it a go. I found that it was made accessible as a skill. I was very encouraged in what I was doing by Wendy, and John was very helpful too. A very pleasant enjoyable day. I'll certainly be wanting to do it again.
Chris Wright - - #12835
I thoroughly enjoyed myself. Even though I am a novice, Wendy’s guidance and encouragement enabled me to make a beautiful piece of glass. I would certainly recommend her workshops.
Carolyn - - #12834
This was my first attempt at glass fusing. I must admit I am not particularly artistic but interested in trying a new skill.
Wendy helped us formulate a "do-able" piece of work, guided us through making a design, then choosing and cutting the glass and constructing it ready for the final fusing which Wendy does later on our behalf.
I am thrilled with my unique piece of work am certainly looking to do another course in 2018.
Carol - - #11998
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Course Start DatesSaturday 28th July 2018
Saturday 29th September 2018
Saturday 27th October 2018
Saturday 24th November 2018
- Accessible by public transport
- Disabled access
- Suitable for beginners
- Suitable for events & groups
- Suitable for stag and hen dos
- Teen friendly
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