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Working with Glass on Wednesday Afternoons

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Explore the qualities of colour and light in glass as you create a unique glass pendant or set of coasters.

Come and join us on this adventure!

You will explore the subtleties of combined colours and textures and the changes that occur through the refraction of light.

Topics will vary per series:
 

Coasters and Pendants   9–16 October
Christmas Decorations   4–11 December
Plates and bowls   22–29 January
Window Decoration   11–18 March
Oval Mirror   6–13 May

 

Enrol on the next series with a different topic to broaden your skillset!

What I'll learn

You will develop practical skills leading to the production of one or more glass objects. 

 

How I'll learn

You will develop design techniques, learn about different types of glass and their qualities and when and how to use them.

Experiment with glass techniques such as cutting, fusing and the addition of colour and texture and we will explore examples of the work of practising glass artists.

 

Entry Requirements

Please bring pencil and paper! Glass cutting equipment will be provided.  

Extra costs: Bullseye glass may be bought from the tutor on the day. Cost varies according to the colour and type of glass.

Collection of work: Work will be fired at the end of the course and students will be contacted once it is ready for collection.
 

 

How to Apply

You can register for this course online. Click on ENROL NOW and follow the steps below:

  • Register your contact details online and verify your account
  • Go to your desired course page and click again on ENROL NOW. Follow the link to pay for your course

Course places are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. We would encourage you to enrol on your chosen course as soon as possible. If you prefer to enrol in person please visit us at one of our college Advice Centres or enrol over the phone via 0800 612 6008.

This course will be run subject to demand. If you wish to enrol within one week of the start date, please call us on 0800 612 6008 first to check the course is running.