A025 Six Week Fused Glass Jewellery & Objects Course

Tuesday Mornings (10.30am-1.30pm)  dates 14th, 21st, 28th September and 5th, 12th,19th October.

£300.00

3 in stock

SKU: 6wk glass Category:

Description

This set of 6 sessions is designed to allow you the opportunity to explore a wide range of techniques used to create beautiful and unique fused glass pieces.

After a brief introduction to the historical context and  language of fused glass you will experiment with ideas using sheet and accessory glass.

Techniques you will learn how to utilise are scoring, cutting & layering sheet & accessory glass, Kiln carving to create subtle textures, use  of mica & oxide powders to create sparkle & bubbles, inclusions of  wire & metal foils and painting with glassline & enamel paints.

You will create at least two pieces each session, items will be fired at the end of each day and will be handed back during the next session ( in some cases you will be able to incorporate additional elements which can then go through a further firing) Examples of Items you can make are jewellery, candle holders, soap or trinket  dishes, coasters, hanging decorations, spoon rests or small platters for use in the kitchen etc.

With over 22 years  teaching experience you can be sure of receiving all the support, guidance & encouragement you need in order to achieve your full creative potential.

You will have your own pack of tools & materials along with access to additional supplies of glass etc. You will be provided with an apron and safety goggles/ masks. Refreshments included

This course is not suitable for under 14s. Please avoid wearing open toed footwear.

Shipping costs

Classes booked online do not have tickets, please print off your booking form as proof of purchase.

If you are booking a class as a gift we do have a lovely voucher card we can send to the recipient on your behalf, simply click on the £2.50 option below and fill out the recipient's address on the order form.

All other shipping rates are  available for our online shop when it becomes operational

We operate a shipping rate based on your location. We charge a flat rate no matter how many items you select.

Region Shipping options
United Kingdom
  • Collect from the gallery: £
  • Royal Mail First Class Postage: £2.50
  • Class Booking: £
Europe
  • Royal Mail International Tracked & Signed: £17.50
Rest of the word
  • Royal Mail International Tracked & Signed: £17.50

Payment options

We offer a number of options for payment:

Payment online through this website, or an option to pay via bank transfer, (please follow instructions at the checkout).

Alternately you are welcome to come in and book in person, ore we can take payment over the phone on 0121 794 0205  option 3

PayPal / Card via PayPal

Choose this option to pay with your PayPal account or with a credit card even if you do not have a PayPal account. It is fully secure and we do not see your card details.

Direct bank transfer

Make your payment directly into our bank account. Please use your Order ID as the payment reference. Your order will not be shipped until the funds have cleared in our account.

Class Guidelines

All classes suitable for people age 16+ with the exception of the embossing classes which are suitable for 14+ as long as accompanied by a responsible adult.

While all legal restrictions have been lifted, we may still be wearing masks and visors and are happy for you to continue to do so if you would wish to where we are continuing to practice and make the workshops and classes as Covid-safe as we can to include the provision of hand sanitisers, the cleaning down of tools and surfaces and open ventilation.

You don’t need to bring anything with you but please wear long hair tied up, no open-toed shoes and no loose-fitting clothing. We will provide all materials. You will each have your own bench where you will have access to all the tools you’ll need. We will also provide aprons for you to wear to protect your clothes, but please feel free to bring your own should you wish to.

Refreshments are provided (tea, Coffee, water) but again please feel free to bring your own water bottles/juice or a flask of tea/coffee.

Class Terms and Conditions

Please check classes are age suitable

Your booking fee secures your place - we cannot reserve places without payment.

If we cancel or alter the content, time or location of a class you will be offered a full refund or the option to switch to another class.

You have the statutory 14 days to cancel or amend your booking. After this time a 50% refund or the option to switch to another class will be offered, if cancelled more than one month before the class.

No refunds or exchanges will be offered less then one month before the class commences.