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Fused Glass Picture Curve

22nd June | 19th October | 16th November |
10am-12pm or 1.30pm-3.30pm

£40 per person
8 people per class, age 14+

Location
Glass Quarter Designs Ltd, Studio 14, Red House Glass Cone. DY8 4AZ

Fancy getting creative with glass? Whether you have had a go at fused glass before or are a complete beginner, come along and turn your designs into a piece of art you’ll be proud of!

During the 2 hour session you will be shown how to cut and layer glass and also how to produce your pieces from your own ideas. With a variety of colours and forms of glass and techniques available for you to use you can be as adventurous as you want!

You will be shown how to safely use the tools and equipment and then it’s over to you (along with help and advice along the way) to turn your ideas into art!

​The courses are held on the site of the Red House Glass Cone, near Stourbridge in the heart of the Glass Quarter. You can spend some time looking around the site, glass blowing demonstrations are held weekend afternoons. There is also a coffee shop on site but tea and coffee will be provided.

​Your pieces will need to fired over night, but will be available for collection a few days after the course. Or they can be posted for a small additional postage fee.

£40.00

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Fused Glass Picture Day

7th October 2018
10am – 3pm

£75 per person. 6 people per class, age 14+

Location
Glass Quarter Designs Ltd, Studio 14, Red House Glass Cone. DY8 4AZ

Feel like being creative with your glass fusing? Then this is the workshop for you. Come and make a beautiful fused glass picture. Whether you have had a go at fusing before or are an adventurous beginner, this workshop is a great way to learn a variety of glass fusing techniques.

In the morning session we will discuss and design your ideas, create the background using glass powders frits and metals. Later we will use a variety of glass colours, equipment and  techniques including lampwork torches, to bring your pictures to life.

You will be shown how to safely use the tools and equipment and then it’s over to you (along with help and advice along the way) to turn your ideas into art!

​The courses are held on the site of the Red House Glass Cone, near Stourbridge in the heart of the Glass Quarter. You can spend some time looking around the site, glass blowing demonstrations are held weekend afternoons. There is also a coffee shop on site but tea and coffee will be provided.

​Your pieces will need to fired over night, but will be available for collection a few days after the course. Or they can be posted for a small additional postage fee

£75.00

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Fused Glass Picture Workshop

27th July | 9th November 
10am – 1pm or 2pm – 5pm

£40 per person
8 people per class, age 14+

Location
Glass Quarter Designs Ltd, Studio 14, Red House Glass Cone. DY8 4AZ

Fancy getting creative with glass in a fun and relaxed environment? Whether you have had a go at fused glass art before or are a complete beginner, this workshop is a great way to learn a variety of glass fusing techniques and to meet some new creative people, come along and make a beautiful fused glass picture to be proud of.

In the morning session we will discuss and design your ideas, create the background using glass powders frits and metals. Then later we will use all the different glass colours, equipment and techniques available in our studio including lampwork torches, to bring your pictures to life.

You will be shown how to safely use the tools and equipment and then it’s over to you (along with help and advice along the way) to turn your ideas into art!

​The courses are held on the site of the Red House Glass Cone, near Stourbridge in the heart of the Glass Quarter. You can spend some time looking around the site, glass blowing demonstrations are held weekend afternoons. There is also a coffee shop on site but tea and coffee will be provided.

​Your pieces will need to fired over night, but will be available for collection a few days after the course. Or they can be posted for a small additional postage fee.

£40.00

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Gift Vouchers

These gift vouchers can be used to purchase any class or product on the website. If you would like a handmade gift card to put the voucher into please select one from the drop down menu and add it to you basket, let us know the occasion (birthday, ruby wedding anniversary, Xmas) and we’ll send a card that fits.

Just add the card and voucher to your basket along with any other purchases then pay at the end.

Christmas card cone colours are: Dark blue, medium blue, pink, gold, red, silver.

If the amount you are buying is going to more than one person let us know so we can provide separate vouchers.

Any questions please get in touch here

These vouchers are valid for 12 months. Vouchers bought before 2019 are valid for 6 month.

£4.00£100.00

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Glass Blowing Experience, Blow your Own Easter Egg

6th April | 13th April 2019
9.30am – 12pm & 1pm – 3.30pm

Want to have a go at glass blowing? This courses is a great introduction to the art. In a small group of people, you will be shown how to correctly and safely handle hot glass and the techniques for creating your own glass Easter egg to be proud of year after year or to give as a gift.

With expert tuition from glass artist Charlotte Hughes Martin, you will make your very own hand blown glass Easter egg. Maybe get some friends and family to join you and make a nice day of it. The class is made even more enjoyable simply by the setting inside the wonderful Red House Glass Cone. You could have lunch sitting by the canal or try our on site cafe. Take a walk around the beautiful historic building and visit the numerous other craft studios on site.

All materials and tools will be provided. No previous knowledge required. Please ensure you wear fully closed shoes and practical clothing.

£42.00

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Statement Bead Necklace Workshop

18th August
10am – 4pm

£90 per person
4 people per class, age 14+

Location
Glass Quarter Designs Ltd, Studio 14, Red House Glass Cone. DY8 4AZ

Come and make some original glass beads and create your own unique jewellery!

Join glass bead artist Sarah Cordingley for a wonderfully creative and fun-filled workshop learning the great techniques of lampwork glass bead making. This intimate workshop of 4 people is suitable for complete beginners and those wanting to improve their skills. During this session, Sarah will take you through techniques such as creating stripes of colour, encasing to create a magnified pattern, spots, swirls and much more! Choose the colours you would like to use from our glass store and by the end the session  you will have made a unique glass bead necklace to be proud of.

Your beads will be annealed in the kiln and will be available for you to collect the following week or we can post your beads to you for a small charge.

​The courses are held on the site of the Red House Glass Cone, near Stourbridge in the heart of the Glass Quarter. You can spend some time looking around the site, glass blowing demonstrations are held weekend afternoons. There is also a coffee shop on site but tea and coffee will be provided.

£90.00

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