Glass Jewellery Making
About the course:
Dedicated 2 day workshop for those interested in designing and crafting glass cabochons.
This 2 day course is an introduction to the basics of creating individual and unique glass jewellery by exploring and investigating fusing & slumping techniques.
Working with Bullseye glass, Dichoric glass, wire and frits students will learn how to create patterns and textures, focusing on colour and shape. The course also covers glass cutting methods and introductions to kiln firing all through demonstrations set in a creative environment. Pieces will be fired in the kilns overnight so please organise the collection of finished items.
There are no entry requirements only enthusiasm and commitment.
This course is a practical hands on experience working in a well equipped studio. Specialist tutors will provide demonstrations and support through the 2 days.
All specialist equipment will be provided. Students will need to bring along pencils, coloured pencils and a sketchbook or paper for planning designs and note taking.