A Course suitable for absolute beginners.
You've always wanted to play with fire. Now you can.
The class covers:
Health and safety requirements including:
UK gas storage requirements , safety techniques and handling of equipment. eye protection
Different types of glass and when it should be used.
Use of tools including mandrels, small blowpipes and glass presses
Basic techniques including beadmaking, stringers and twists
How to make a marble and use a bead press
Using glass rods to manipulate your piece
Resources when setting up as a beginner.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
Use of all tools and glass is provided
Notebook and Texts to take home.
Tea Breaks, with tea, coffee and bottled water and some soft drinks
A basic lunch
6 hours (9:30am to 4:30pm)