This course is suitable for adults aged 18+ years. It is open to beginners.
You don’t need any previous experience of working with glass as full instruction and guidance is given. The course may be accessible for people with disabilities as a carer or support worker may attend. Carers must book a complimentary ticket if attending a course to provide support. The room is wheelchair accessible. Please contact us to discuss your specific situation and needs. This course demands dexterity and strength in your hands.
What will you learn on this course?
On this course you will learn how to cut and work with a wide range of coloured and textured glass. During the day you will learn how to cut glass and glue it onto a pattern of your own design or from a sample provided to produce a lovely glass appliqué panel. The grouting process will be discussed with a demonstration as this may need to be completed at home when the piece is fully dry. You will learn how to safely use the specialist equipment and materials that are involved in the glass appliqué making process such as glass cutters, grinders, mosaic cutters / nippers etc.
Do you need to bring anything?
All equipment is provided along with materials to make your appliqué panel.
Are there any additional costs?
There are no additional costs.
Who teaches this course?