Masterclass: Venetian Stemware
Thu 6 May- 10:00 am - Fri 7 May- 4:30 pm£450
David Barry leads this fast-paced, two-day course on Venetian style stemware. This course aims to provide a basic understanding of blowing thin walled goblets; the use of optic molds; blown stems and blown feet – as well as efficient teamwork. With demos and plenty of hands on learning, this course will certainly push your glassmaking to new limits.
Suitable for intermediate to advanced glassmakers only.
Beginning his glass career at the age of 19, Barry has become one of the most skilled glassmakers in the UK. Working professionally as a production glass blower, he is the gaffer at Bristol Blue Glass. Specialising in both English and Venetian stemware and is also highly skilled in the Massello technique of hot glass sculpture.