In-person course
in Meltham, Holmfirth

Half day kiln glass workshop

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Description

Kiln glass classes cover both Glass fusing and kiln carving. Glass fusing uses the kiln to create imagery in glass. In this session we will learn how to produce simple yet affective pieces of fused glass. A number of the pieces we produce can be turned into functional works of art for the home, whilst the others can be used as jewellery or stand-alone works of art. You will learn about the use of frits, paints, wire and foils to create different effects. Kiln carving is a type of kiln forming. The process uses materials such as fibreboard, fibre paper and plaster to add texture and relief to glass. In this class we will learn to create moulds for kiln carving out of a number of different materials. The course will also introduce you to glass cutting techniques, firing schedules and cold working. Half day courses run from 9-12 or 12-3 and are charged at £90. Please get in touch for details and booking.

What's included in the price?

1:1 tuition Materials Use of facilities, tools and equipment Firing withing 4 working days Parking Tea and coffee will also be provided.

Duration

3 hours (flexible times to suit)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

Maker

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Alx Creations

with Craft Courses since 2014

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Venue

Alx Creations, Wessenden head road, Meltham, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 4HR

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Intermediate level
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