picture bowl etching class glass-engraving-workshop

Engraved Picture Bowl

£55.00

Categories: .

Description

21st September 2019
Times: 10am-1pm or 2pm-5pm

£55 per person. 6 people per class, age 14+

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

Itching for etching?! This fantastic glass engraving course is taught by glass artist Charlotte Hughes-Martin. In this etching workshop you will learn how to design and engrave your very own picture bowl.

The workshop will cover technique and pattern, with students having the choice of creating their own designs or working with one of Charlotte’s many images. Our aim is to make this ancient art accessible to anyone who likes to draw, doodle, write or make marks. Learn the basics and the possibilities of engraving. ​You will learn to engrave on both flat glass and then create a personalised glass bowl to take home. This is a fun workshop – ideal for beginners.

This creative class is a perfect experience to share with friends and family and would make a fantastic gift for a creative loved one. The class is made even more enjoyable simply by the setting. The studio is well equipped, and has an inspiring, creative atmosphere and of course is based at 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 insure that you wear fully closed shoes and practical clothing.

There are no reviews yet, would you like to submit yours?

Related Products

HOT GLASS BEAD WORKSHOPS

Hot Glass Bead Making

£55 per person. 4 people per class, age 14+

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

On this workshop you will have an introduction to glass bead making (also known as lampwork). Glass artist Sarah Cordingley will take you through bead making techniques including:

Frit & wraps |  Dot & twists  |  Charm beads  |  Acorn beads  |  Creature beads

It’s then over to you to have a go yourself. As part of a small friendly group of 4. You will get plenty of help from Sarah.

Your beads will be annealed in the kiln overnight and then will be available for you to collect the following week. We can post your beads to you for a small extra charge. Torch time is available at an hourly rate once you’ve graduated!

What’s included in the price?

The courses are held at Glass Quarter Designs, Studio 14 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.

This class would make a fantastic gift for a creative loved one. If you choose this option from the drop down menu you will be posted a handcrafted gift card with details of the course inside.

For more information click here. Or go ahead and book your place from the drop down menu above.

£5.00£55.00

Choose Options View Details →

Vintage crockery & Glass Mosaic hanger

17th March 2019 | 7th July | 3rd November
Times: 10am-1pm or 2pm-5pm

£45 per person. 6 people per class, age 14+

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

During this half day workshop, you will make a beautiful heart or bird hanger using vintage crockery pieces and glass. Sarah will demonstrate how to safely use the tools and equipment, to cut and shape the crockery and glass. You can then pick the colours and design your piece. Sarah will talk you through the mosaicking process from designing, arranging, gluing to grouting the finished piece.

The class is made even more enjoyable simply by the setting. The Glass Quarter Designs studio is well equipped, and has an inspiring, creative atmosphere and of course is based at 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.

£4.00£45.00

Choose Options View Details →

Fused Glass Picture Workshop

27th July | 9th 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 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.

During the session we will discuss and design your ideas, create the background using glass powders frits and metals. We will then use coloured glass, specialist equipment including lampwork torches, and taught techniques 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

Choose Options View Details →

Iridescent Glass Jewellery

14th July | 10th & 11th August | 20th October |  2019

£45 per person. 8 people per class, age 14+

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

Everybody loves a bit of sparkle, so why not come on this fused glass workshop, where you can make jewellery using iridescent glass (dichroic glass). You will learn how to create an image within the glass and can choose from a range of colours. Suitable for beginners or people wanting to learn a new technique. You will be taught how to cut, layer & etch on to the glass. Your pieces will then be fired and made into pendants or earrings for you to collect (we can post your finished pieces for a small cost).

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.

£4.00£45.00

Choose Options View Details →