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July 2024

Summer School Extra

with The Glass Hub Team

If you already have some glass making experience, why not extend or refresh your skills over five days with us. A range of further techniques will be covered in all areas including glassblowing, fusing, casting and lampworking, together with discussion and expert demonstrations.

Mon 15 July 2024 - Fri 19 July 2024

£850.00 / Places Left: 1

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September 2024

One Day Glass Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Discover the art of fusing glass and explore a variety of techniques. You will learn the fundamentals of glass cutting, assembly, accessory glass, metal inclusions, and kiln firing 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 14 September 2024

£160.00 / Places Left: 5

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One Day Further Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Explore some exciting new techniques in fusing and slumping, including methods such as drop-outs, and powder techniques like fossil vitra, screen printing and part sheets. An excellent follow-on day to One Day Fusing.

Sun 15 September 2024

£160.00 / Places Left: 4

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3-Day Kilnworking

with The Glass Hub Team

Get creative with glass and explore a range of techniques for manipulating glass in the kiln. You'll experiment with glass fusing, reactive fusing, iridescent fusing and deep fusing. We will also look at relief casting, slumping, drop-out moulds, pot melts and open-faced moulds, creating form and texture in cast glass.

Wed 18 September 2024 - Fri 20 September 2024

£440.00 / Places Left: 2

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Optical Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Discover the potential of heat, volume and displacement to create amazing optical effects with fused glass. You will use Bullseye glass and stringers to create intricate patterns, which when fused will compress and stretch to create lens-like effects.

Fri 20 September 2024

£160.00 / Places Left: 4

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October 2024

Masterclass: Ombre Pâte de Verre Vessels – Joshua Kerley

with Joshua Kerley

Create beautifully textured glass vessels with the ‘pâte de verre’ or 'paste of glass' technique. Using a range of grades of frit, you will experiment with colour mixing and blending to produce a palette of unique hues and tones. A speculative and playful approach to colour application and mixing will very much be encouraged.

Wed 2 October 2024 - Fri 4 October 2024

£600.00 / SOLD OUT

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Reactive Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Combine Bullseye sheet glass, powder, frit or metal foils to create reactions when fusing, resulting in special colours and effects. We will experiment with the use of lead, copper and sulphur bearing glasses, as well as red reactive, in sheet glass, stringer and frit form, to create amazing reactive combinations.

Sat 5 October 2024

£160.00 / Places Left: 5

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Drop Out Vessels

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 6 October 2024

£170.00 / Places Left: 6

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Masterclass: Screen Printing on Glass – James Cockerill

with James Cockerill

Explore the exciting potential of hand-pulled, silk screen printing onto glass. Using traditional glass paints and enamels, you will build up layers of print to create stunning one-off works of art.

Thu 10 October 2024 - Fri 11 October 2024

£420.00 / Places Left: 3

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November 2024

Masterclass: Colour Dropouts – Ruth Shelley

with Ruth Shelley

Have you ever wanted to re-create the colours that inspire you into glass but not sure where to start. Ruth Shelley will guide you through the Bullseye colour palette with demonstrations, practical hands-on experiments and discussion.

Tue 5 November 2024 - Fri 8 November 2024

£695.00 / Places Left: 1

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One Day Glass Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Discover the art of fusing glass and explore a variety of techniques. You will learn the fundamentals of glass cutting, assembly, accessory glass, metal inclusions, and kiln firing 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 23 November 2024

£160.00 / Places Left: 6

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One Day Further Fusing

with The Glass Hub Team

Explore some exciting new techniques in fusing and slumping, including methods such as drop-outs, and powder techniques like fossil vitra, screen printing and part sheets. An excellent follow-on day to One Day Fusing.

Sun 24 November 2024

£160.00 / Places Left: 6

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Winter School

with The Glass Hub Team

Discover what this amazing material can do by spending five whole days with us exploring a range of glassmaking techniques including glass blowing, kiln forming, fusing as well as beadmaking and sandcasting. The course will include talks and expert demonstrations. Come and learn, enjoy and share the art of glass at The Hub.

Mon 25 November 2024 - Fri 29 November 2024

£850.00 / Places Left: 5

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December 2024

3-Day Kilnworking

with The Glass Hub Team

Get creative with glass and explore a range of techniques for manipulating glass in the kiln. You'll experiment with glass fusing, reactive fusing, iridescent fusing and deep fusing. We will also look at relief casting, slumping, drop-out moulds, pot melts and open-faced moulds, creating form and texture in cast glass.

Wed 4 December 2024 - Fri 6 December 2024

£440.00 / Places Left: 1

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Christmas Fusing Morning

with The Glass Hub Team

Come along and enjoy a fun and festive session of glass fusing. You will have the opportunity to create your own seasonal decorations such as stars, trees, icicles, snowmen and more. Suitable for those new to fusing or those with experience.

Fri 13 December 2024

£80.00 / Places Left: 6

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Christmas Fusing Afternoon

with The Glass Hub Team

Come along and enjoy a fun and festive session of glass fusing. You will have the opportunity to create your own seasonal decorations such as stars, trees, icicles, snowmen and more. Suitable for those new to fusing or those with experience.

Fri 13 December 2024

£80.00 / Places Left: 6

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Christmas Fusing Morning

with The Glass Hub Team

Come along and enjoy a fun and festive session of glass fusing. You will have the opportunity to create your own seasonal decorations such as stars, trees, icicles, snowmen and more. Suitable for those new to fusing or those with experience.

Sat 14 December 2024

£80.00 / Places Left: 6

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Christmas Fusing Afternoon

with The Glass Hub Team

Come along and enjoy a fun and festive session of glass fusing. You will have the opportunity to create your own seasonal decorations such as stars, trees, icicles, snowmen and more. Suitable for those new to fusing or those with experience.

Sat 14 December 2024

£80.00 / Places Left: 4

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January 2025

Glass Foundation Course (8 Weeks)

with The Glass Hub Team

Our 8-week glass foundation course is a great way to explore a wide variety of techniques and processes involved in creating with glass. Each Wednesday you will explore hot glassblowing and kiln-forming techniques together with some lampworking, sandblasting and more.

Wed 22 January 2025 - Wed 19 March 2025

£1,295.00 / Places Left: 4

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