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May 2021

Masterclass: Advanced Pattern Making in Glass – Ian Chadwick

with Ian Chadwick

Over five days you will explore principles of advanced pattern forming in fused glass. Using pre-formed Bullseye glass stringer sheets, students will expand their knowledge and experience of kiln-forming and cold-working techniques to produce intricate patterns which utilise symmetry and geometry to create hypnotising mandala-like patterns.

Mon 17 May 2021 - Fri 21 May 2021

Free / SOLD OUT

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Masterclass: Kiln Casting – Fiaz Elson

with Fiaz Elson

Create movement in kiln cast glass as veils and streaks of colour. Well known for her beautiful use of colour in cast sculpture, Fiaz will encourage students to experiment and find their own personal expressions. An inventive and experimental course, exploring mould-making techniques, colour manipulations and cold-working.

Tue 25 May 2021 - Fri 28 May 2021

Free / 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

Free / 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

Free / SOLD OUT

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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

Free / SOLD OUT

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3-Day Kilnworking

with The Glass Hub Team

Explore a variety of kiln techniques such as reactive fusing, iridescent fusing, deep fusing and other exciting ways of manipulating glass in the kiln. We will also look at slumping including drop out moulds, pot melts, as well as exploring open-faced moulds, creating form and texture for casting glass.

Wed 16 June 2021 - Fri 18 June 2021

Free / Places Left: 1

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Masterclass: Collage for Kiln Casting – Georgia Redpath

with Georgia Redpath

Models and moulds often open-up new ways of seeing work, and avenues for future exploration. Over four days you will explore the use of collage and paper sculpting techniques to create original relief models, focussing on form and textural qualities, then develop your moulds which will hold and shape the glass in the kiln.

Tue 22 June 2021 - Fri 25 June 2021

Free / Places Left: 1

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July 2021

Fossil Vitra

with The Glass Hub Team

An opportunity to explore the fossil vitra method, as well as stencil techniques, to create interesting new effects in fusing. We will use prepared organic objects such as leaves to explore powder application, as well as stencils to create imagery, developing new ways of creating 'fossil' like effects and natural forms in our fused glass pieces.

Sat 3 July 2021

Free / SOLD OUT

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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

Free / SOLD OUT

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Fusing with the ‘Wow’ Factor – Opal Seabrook

with Opal Seabrook

Explore ‘Pop Art’ in glass with the artist Opal Seabrook. Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to discover how to build colourful, graphic 3D artworks in fused glass. Opal will share with you the techniques she has developed over ten years evolving her unique style.

Thu 8 July 2021 - Sat 10 July 2021

£495 / SOLD OUT

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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

Free / SOLD OUT

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Summer School Extra

with The Glass Hub Team

Extend your glassmaking skills by spending five whole days exploring this incredible material. We look forward to welcoming back those who have been on one of classes, as well as those who have prior experience in glass and want to learn more or simply experiment. A creative, fun and action-packed week.

Mon 12 July 2021 - Fri 16 July 2021

Free / Places Left: 1

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