Inclusions - Fusing Art Glass Workshop - nr Stafford
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About the Course
Inclusions - Kiln forming process Next session is 13th April 2018
Suitable for beginners. Teens welcome.
Essentially a glass sandwich, which can be made up of pieces of glass, strings of glass, metals, and foils.
You could make one larger piece or several little pieces. Hanging decorations are popular, along with coasters and jewellery. These designs can be simple or more intricate - the choice is yours.
Once your work is fired, I then clean and fettle it before you can come to collect it. I aim to turn work around within two weeks. I can post if required for additional costs to cover packaging and postage.
Any questions please do get in touch with me using the clickable buttons at the top of this page.
I like to start my sessions promptly as there is a lot of information to share with you. If you are running late - please do let me know. We down tools and pack away at 8.30 pm to allow any glue to dry in good time before I transport them back to my studio.
My sessions currently run from Great Haywood Memorial Hall on Friday Evenings 6 pm till 9 pm. It is accessible via a ramp. There is a car park at the rear of the hall and local buses.
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?
Clear glass (Tekta, Bullseye)
Glass frits (grains of glass - various sizes), strings of glass (stringers), metals and foils
Light refreshments, tea, coffee, hot choc, biscuits etc - Please advice of any dietary requirements at booking.
Went to an intro class and made a pendant, then returned to do the kiln carving. Naomi is fun, relaxed and friendly. We got loads done in the time - I finished 2 pieces. I really love this method, it has given me a very interesting pair of glass ornaments to put in my windows! Would recommend for a nice absorbing few hours, but it is best if you go along with some ideas before you start.
Anna - - #13133
Response from Naomi Jacques:Thank you for your review, Anna.
Glad you enjoyed it. x
This is an excellent introduction to kiln carving and glass with inclusions and allows for the development of these skills. It’s always a happy working environment with lots of help and encouragement. The materials are excellent with a wide variety of Frits to work with. A most enjoyable and interesting experience
Rosemary Knight - - #13082
Response from Naomi Jacques:Thank you, Rosie, for taking the time to review your experience of the workshops. I'm pleased you enjoy them.
Very informative and enjoyable workshops covering a variety of processes. As an art teacher I’ve found these courses not only help me to explore a new medium but also help me to meet my professional development personal targets. Naomi is patient, knowledgeable and enthusiastic in her delivery. Highly recommended.
Niki - - #13023
Response from Naomi Jacques:Thank you for such a lovely review, Niki.
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Course Start Dates
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
- 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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