Everyone is welcome
prerequisite: Perfect for Absolute Beginners
you get: A 25cms x 25cms art glass plate
duration: 3 hours
This Plate Making Workshop for absolute beginners – Level One.
Learn a brand new skill and create your own glass platter, it’ll be 25x25cmin the colours of your choosing. A wonderful & personal gift, or simply a treasure to enjoy yourself.
During the workshop you will learn:
the basic and correct skills required to use glass as an artistic medium
the fundamentals of glass cutting
about art glass how it performs in the kiln and introduced to the endless potential of glass fusing and slumping.
What you get:
- Everything you need to make your 25cms x 25cms plate
- all materials used including the choice from at least a dozen different colours of glass
- use of studio tools
- kiln firing of your plate after you leave (usually 2 kiln firings)
- to forget about the real world for a couple of hours
- to listen to great music
You’ll be surprised at how clever you are at making something wonderful! About 14 days after the workshop (often sooner, plate will be ready for you to collect from “Our Hidden Studio” in Burnley Street, Richmond. Progress pictures will be taken and emailed to you so you know what’s happening step by step.
No previous experience required. Please wear clothes that includes some kind of sleeve (not a tank top). Please wear closed toe shoes. (no thongs, no sandals that expose your toes.) You need to be able to stand securely on both feet. You’ll be photographed during this workshop. Let me know if for some reason you don’t want this to happen.
Being at 345AC is a creative, fun, safe, friendly and stimulating environment. We can add other dates or create a larger workshop if you need us to do so.
I look forward to seeing you soon at a Plate Making Workshop. You’ll love this workshop!