About the Course
First class: "Introduction to Glass Fusing"
On these two Fridays we will talk about:
- What is glass
- What is glass fusing
- 6mm Rule
- Thermal Shock
- Firing Schedules
You will accomplish a full fused piece and in the second day you will learn how to slump it.
Every two sessions you will learn a different glass fusing technique.
- Fusing and slumping a glass dish.
- Use fiber paper to create your own molds.
- Mastering the use of frits.
- Screen print on glass.
- Glass jewellery.
- Understanding high and low temperature enamels.
- How to recycle your stained glass off cuts
- Boiled glass
- And much more!
Maximum 5 people for course for maximum individual attention.
We will work with a reduced palette of glass colours and frits.
What to bring : Please wear comfortable clothing in layers with flat covered footwear.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Price for two sessions: £80.00
All tools, equipment and consumables provided.
Tea, coffee and biscuits as well.
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