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April 2021

Weekly Glass Foundation Course

with The Glass Hub Team

An in-depth foundation course covering the principle glassmaking techniques in both the hot shop and the kiln room. Over 10 weeks you will spend equal time in these two areas of glass forming, namely five days each with glassblowing and kiln forming techniques, alongside gaining knowledge and experience in glass properties in general.

Wed 28 April 2021 - Wed 7 July 2021

£1200 / SOLD OUT

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June 2021

1-Day Glass Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Discover the art of fusing glass and explore a variety of techniques to create your own designs in glass. You will learn the fundamentals of glass cutting, assembly, inclusions, kiln firing and slumping under the expert guidance of the Glass Hub Tutors. A great introduction for beginners or artists working in other mediums to experiment with this art form.

Sat 5 June 2021

£150 / SOLD OUT

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1-Day Further Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

An opportunity to explore some exciting new techniques in fusing and slumping, including crackle fusing, flexi-glass medium, working with dichroic glass and drop-out slumping.

Sun 6 June 2021

£150.00 / Places Left: 2

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Masterclass: Fusing doesn’t have to be flat – Nina Casson McGarva

with Nina Casson McGarva

Create 3d sculptures using hot glass manipulation with traditional fusing techniques as a base. The emphasis will be on experimentation and is suitable for intermediate to advanced students who can embrace failure as being part of the learning curve in testing the limits of glass fusing.

Wed 9 June 2021 - Fri 11 June 2021

£595.00 / SOLD OUT

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Introduction to Colour Blooming – Catherine Dunstan

with Catherine Dunstan

A three-day introductory course, offering students the opportunity to expand their kiln-forming skill-set through a new and exciting pattern-making process for glass. This course will also provide opportunities to gain a deeper understanding of approaches to colour, and challenge your ideas about design for glass and how to anticipate how glass will move in the kiln in relation to negative space and kiln furniture.

Sat 19 June 2021 - Mon 21 June 2021

£495 / Places Left: 3

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July 2021

Working with Pattern Bar

with The Glass Hub Team

Explore the potential of pattern bar or ‘murrine’ techniques to make highly detailed elements for fusing into larger projects, or for smaller jewellery components. Striking patterns and effects can be achieved with this deceptively simple technique.

Fri 2 July 2021

£150.00 / Places Left: 4

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Drop Outs

with The Glass Hub Team

Extend your kiln forming experience and discover how to create vessels using the 'Drop-Out' technique. We will cover cutting, assembly, inclusions, kiln firing and slumping. We will also look at finishing techniques. A great way to develop new ideas and skills. Some prior experience with glass fusing is required for this course.

Sun 4 July 2021

£160 / Places Left: 5

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Fusing with the ‘Wow’ Factor – Opal Seabrook

with Opal Seabrook

Explore various techniques involved in developing intricate 3D designs in fused glass with a 'Pop Art' style such as spray painting with glass enamels to bring shading and fine detail to your designs. Opal’s style is inspired by a wide range of sources, including tattoo, comic, pop art, nature, photography and art in its wider context.

Thu 8 July 2021 - Sat 10 July 2021

£495 / Places Left: 6

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The Glass Hub Summer School

with The Glass Hub Team

Five whole days of glassmaking! Discover what this amazing material can do by spending a week with us exploring a range of glassmaking techniques including glass blowing, kiln forming and fusing as well as beadmaking and sandcasting.

Mon 12 July 2021 - Fri 16 July 2021

£775 / Places Left: 6

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Vitrigraph and Murrine

with Helga Watkins-Baker

On this course we will focus on the use of small elements to make fused glass pieces. Working with sheet glass we will create pattern bar, which will be fused and cut. We will also work with the vitrigraph to create pulled coloured cane to be used in our fused pieces.

Thu 15 July 2021 - Fri 16 July 2021

£300.00 / Places Left: 4

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Masterclass: Form to Fuse – Andrea Spencer

with Andrea Spencer

Explore the potential of using flameworking techniques to create elements that can be fused to the surface of sheet glass. Over three days you will investigate solid-sculpting, drawing, colour applications, carving/texturing and construction at the torch.

Mon 19 July 2021 - Wed 21 July 2021

£595 / Places Left: 4

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September 2021

1-Day Glass Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Discover the art of fusing glass and explore a variety of techniques to create your own designs in glass. You will learn the fundamentals of glass cutting, assembly, inclusions, kiln firing and slumping under the expert guidance of the Glass Hub Tutors. A great introduction for beginners or artists working in other mediums to experiment with this art form.

Sat 18 September 2021

£150 / Places Left: 8

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