Half Day Glass Fusing Workshop
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About the Course
Our new Half Day Glass Fusing Workshop is a three hour course held in our spacious studio, in North Cornwall, 5 miles from Bude. This course is intended to give you a little taste of the world of glass fusing, a fabulous home made Cornish Cream Tea and beautiful coloured fused glass light catcher and a coaster to treasure or give to extra special deserving people as presents! You can choose from an array of coloured fusing glass, to add detail and colour to your base layer of ready cut clear glass.
For your coaster, you can choose from three different techniques, painting using glass enamels, including a hand cut copper design into your coaster or the fascinating method of kiln carving. All these methods will be demonstrated and any help with designs or techniques is readily available.
This course is an ideal way to celebrate a special birthday with friends and family, a holiday treat or as a Hen party activity.
We welcome the naturally creative and those who might need a bit more inspiration-we have designs and ideas aplenty! You just need to bring your enthusiasm, closed in shoes and be prepared for a glassy adventure!
Please check out our website for dates and times or alternatively if you have a special date in mind, please email us and we will do our best to accommodate you.
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 safety equipment, materials, tuition, firing of your glassy creations and a large dollop of fun and creativity are all in included in the price of £65 per person as well as a delicious homemade Cornish Cream Tea. Your items can be collected a few days later or posted off to you if you are unable to collect in person.
Amanda has a lovely bright well organised studio . There is a vast range of different glass products one can use . A bit like being in a sweet shop !
In the half day I had , I made an Autumn based glass tile , using various coloured glass Frits and glass spaghetti . Also I made an book mark size hanging glass scene based on the Cornish countryside . This required glass cutting and a bit of grinding .
We had an enormous cream tea , hot scones etc !
It being the last day of my holiday , Amanda posted my work to me , beautifully wrapped and came in one piece !
Sorby Sheila - - #9789
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Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
- Accessible by public transport
- Suitable for events & groups
- Teen friendly
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