Introduction to Glass Fusing and Frit Beginners Course
Learn to work with fusing and frit over a three week course - scroll down for more information
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Who is this course for?
This four week course runs over 3 consecutive weeks and is aimed at beginners but is suitable for all levels.
What does the course cover?
An introduction to working with glass, this three week course will teach you the craft of glass fusing and frit work. During this course you will create your own glass coasters, window hanging and jewellery.
Week One - Introduction to fusing, we will teach you how to prepare a design, cut your glass to shape and prepare your work for the kiln, making two coasters.
Week Two - frit work - we will trach you the technique of creating artwork using frit and specialist glass, creating your own window hanging.
Week Three - Combining everything you have learned so far to create your own jewllery - designing and making one set of earrings and two pendants.
What is included in the fee?
Your fee includes tuition by an experienced stained glass designer, the use of tools and equipment and materials.
We keep the classes small, to ensure you receive our full attention and have an enjoyable experience.
What do I need to bring?
Please wear sturdy and fully enclosed footwear (no open toes or gaping sides) and old clothes that you do not mind getting dirty or damaged.
Please ensure long hair is tied back.
All drink containers/bottles must have lids.
We provide tea and coffee.
The GlassHouse, 5b Albion Road, North Shields, NE30 2RJ.
All our classes are for age 16 and over, unless otherwise specified.
Course terms and conditions:
In the event of a course being cancelled by The GlassHouse a full refund will be issued.
For cancellations by the student 4 weeks in advance we offer a full refund or one free date change. If a date change has been requested, we cannot offer a refund on a subsequent cancellation.
For cancellations of 4 weeks or less we are unable to offer a refund or date change on class places.
However, if we are able to re-sell your place a refund in full will be made at all times.
Payment of your reservation deems that you accept these terms and conditions.