Optical Pattern Formations in Glass

Optical pattern formations in glass


For a more detailed breakdown of this course, date availability and details of the other courses we offer please visit our website at www.cheshireschoolofglass.co.uk

This absorbing one-day course is suitable for all levels and anyone who has a glass kiln and wants to learn a new fabulous and engaging technique.

The course tutor, glass artist Jane Larkin, has perfected 'Optics' beautifully and is willing to share her in-depth knowledge of this area with you.

You will learn how to harness the alchemy of glass as it distorts in shape creating magical ordered patterns and trapping air bubbles precisely where you want them. During the course you will try different techniques and firing schedules alongside other great tips to make you a competent glass artist in optical pattern control.

You can make jewellery, bowls, coasters or wall art using this method.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Use of our fully equipped glass studio
A maximum of four students
All the tools and materials you need
Access to our extensive glass art and design library
Refreshments throughout and lunch
Course notes to take away
Kiln firing of your work


Jennifer Barker at Cheshire School of Glass
Bradley Farm
Bradley Lane

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Intermediate level
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
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