level 2

cost: $199
prerequisite: Level 1 finished
you get: A draped vessel from a 25cm base
duration: 3 hours

Draping fun – a Level 2 workshop

Come back and make another piece of glass art. Now you’ve completed our Level 1 Plate making workshop, you can use your new-found fusing skills to create another beautiful piece of glass.

The 3 hours gives you time to brush up on your cutting skills and have some fun doing a drape.

Make it in the colour combination and design of your choosing. We usually create a piece that fits on a 30 x 30cm kiln shelf. We fuse it once, and when you are happy with it, we will drape it for you. It’s so much fun and the results are stunning!

Everything is included!

All your glass, your tools and all firings.

So come and have some fun making your own sculptural piece like the ones in the images here.

This class is only for 2 people at a time, so you have plenty of room to move around the studio and to make your draped masterpiece with ease.

Our aim is that you’ll build your base piece in the first 3 hour session. We’ll fire it and we’ll then cold work your drape so it can be fired again and draped for you.

Choose from the large selection of transparent and opaque colours, stringers, noodles, frit, part-sheets and rods that are in my studio at the time of your workshop! NOTE Please visit the studio before your workshop if you have a particular glass or colour you want to use.

Feel free to BYO drinks & nibbles if you like. As our workshop is on the first floor of our building, you’ll need to be able to walk up our staircase. Wear clothes that include some kind of sleeve (not a tank top).  And wear closed-toe shoes (no thongs, and no sandals that expose your toes).

Once the class is over and the clean up is done, all you need to do is wait for an email from me showing the progress of your artpiece before its final slump firing.

If you can’t find a date here that suits your diary please email me, so we can find a new date especially for you.

Please note: all work from this class will be kept for 3 months, after which time, any uncollected items will be disposed of.

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