Course Provider: Koru Arts
Contact Name: Jan Simpson
Telephone: 01420 560046
Course Length: 1 day
5 star rating, 5 reviewers.
Koru Arts courses are run in a beautiful light setting. The rural art gallery and working glass studio are situated in a converted farm building on the outskirts of Medstead, Hampshire. We have a regularly changing display of exciting work by local artists making this an inspirational and peaceful place to learn.
Spend the day (10am to 4pm) having fun learning how to make your own fused glass. With no more than 4 to a class we can ensure you will get all the help and attention you need from our Glass tutors, Jan Simpson and Alison Smith. Basic Firing schedules covered and a good technical overview of glass fusing is given.
Learn how to how to handle and cut glass safely and understand the processes we use. See us demonstrate how to use different grades of glass, including Frits, Sheet Glass, Rods, Stringers.
Spend the afternoon using what you have learnt to make one or more pieces of your choice and design under our expert guidance and supervision.
We will fuse and shape your pieces in the kiln and can then post them to you or arrange for you to collect them within two weeks of your course.
Full payment for courses is due on booking. Fees are non refundable within 14 days of your course unless we can fill your place. Please note that we can accept payment online via paypal, over the phone by credit card, debit card, bank transfer or in person.
If you book as a group of three or more people you will receive a 10% discount and you may book on a day to suit you - subject to availability. Please contact us to discuss your date requirements and make your booking.
What's included in the price?
No previous experience of glass fusing is required and all materials and tools are supplied. Lunch is not included, however we have a fridge and microwave facilities for those wishing to use them. Please bring a sketchbook, pencils and a packed lunch with you. Drinks, Cakes and Biscuits will be supplied throughout the day. Clothes should be loose, layered and comfortable. Please ensure your legs and feet are covered.
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