Classes

Garden glass: the art of decorating outdoors

Tutor: Liz Newnham
Course Cost: 185
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Students will have the opportunity in this workshop to create unique pieces of work to use in an outdoor setting. You can elect to make sculptural and decorative items such as glass flowers, signs for herbs, small sculptures or panels… Read the Rest

Coasters and Place Mats with images

Tutor: Liz Newnham
Course Cost: 190
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This one day workshop covers the basics of fusing and incorporates images that are permanently fired on to create decorative coasters and place mats. Students will make a set of 4 coasters and 1 place mat incorporating images. The addition… Read the Rest

Hanging Art Glass

Tutor: Liz Newnham
Course Cost: $185
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In this workshop students will explore fusing techniques to create hanging pieces suitable for both indoors and outdoors. Students will be introduced to working with glass, covering techniques such as cutting glass, preparing glass for kilns, inclusions, design, creating holes… Read the Rest

Casting a perfect bowl

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Course Cost: $595
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Running over three days this workshop covers aspects of lost wax casting while learning how to creating deep sided glass bowls. With most aspects of kiln forming we are limited to shallow bowls and platters, casting allows us to create… Read the Rest

Body Double: casting the human form

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $1570 ($550 dep required to secure a place balance due 18th Jan)
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   This comprehensive workshop covers everything you will need to know to make casts of the human body. This intensive 6 day workshop breaks down complicated mould making techniques into manageable projects.  Projects can be used to create sculptures in… Read the Rest

Rolling into Canberra

Tutor: Kirstie Rea and Tom Rowney
Course Cost: $2950 (deposit $650) balance due 25th June with payment plans an option
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  Students are presented with a unique opportunity to work with two of Australia‚Äôs premier glass artists; Tom Rowney and Kirstie Rea in the roll-up / cold working class. The roll-up (fused and blown process) technique has been adapted from… Read the Rest

Fused bracelet making

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Course Cost: $210
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Learn how to manipulate hot glass in the kiln to form solid fused glass bracelets. Students will be guided though the basics of kiln forming to produce blanks of glass suitable to then form over a mould to create bracelets.… Read the Rest

Beginner jewellery making with Kathryn Wardill

Tutor: Kathryn Wardill
Course Cost: $370
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Would you like to learn the basics of handmade jewellery? Create a few small basic jewellery objects, miniature artworks that can be worn. Teaching the basics of jewellery fabrication, the tutor thoroughly explains all aspects of the related health and… Read the Rest

Wax modelling and casting for Jewellery with Kathryn Wardill

Tutor: Kathryn Wardill
Course Cost: $295
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Explore the world of handmade cast jewellery. Learn how to create one-off jewellery objects or miniature artworks that can be worn. Students will learn about health and safety, casting processes, tools, materials (hard wax, soft wax and metal casting), general… Read the Rest

Hot-Poppin’: up-cycling glass bottles

Tutor: Laurel Kohut
Course Cost: $155.00
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This class will teach you how to ‘up-cycle’ glass bottles and jars into fun and functional vases, tumblers and jewellery. You’ll learn how to make these unique creations using techniques and materials that don’t require access to large grinding or… Read the Rest

4 Day intensive glass blowing

Tutor: Miles Johnson and Patrick Wong
Course Cost: $1190
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This 4 day workshop is a combination of our level 1 and level 2 glass blowing classes. Patrick Wong and Miles Johnson will guide students on the basics of blowing glass to produce a range of sculptural and functional pieces.… Read the Rest

Glass blowing Level 2; continuing the hot glass journey

Tutor: Miles Johnson and Patrick Wong
Course Cost: $595
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Continue to consolidate your blowing skills and explore creating some more adventurous vessels or sculptures of your design. Students will be guided by Patrick Wong and Miles Johnson through some extended techniques and will revisit the basics to ensure students… Read the Rest

Glass Blowing Level 1: an introduction to the world of hot glass

Tutor: Miles Johnson and Patrick Wong
Course Cost: $595
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Join our professional glass blowers in this two day workshop where you will learn the basics of working with molten glass to create up to four pieces of work that will impress your Friends and family. Patrick Wong and Miles… Read the Rest

Tall Vessel Forms with Amanda Simmons

Tutor: Amanda Simmons
Course Cost: $1420 ($680 dep required to secure a place, balance due 1st July 2018)
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In this five day workshop in kiln formed vessels, students will learn to create tall thin vessels whilst experimenting with opaque and transparent sheet glass colours to create new tones and subtle colour blending. Starting with the small ring vessels… Read the Rest

Cold Working 101

Tutor: Laurel Kohut
Course Cost: $410
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Coldworking glass allows you to take your work to the next level in terms of a cleaner, professional finish. Learn the basics of coldworking with Laurel Kohut. laurel will be taking the class through the proper use of each coldworking… Read the Rest

Screen Printing on Glass Intensive

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $720 ($240 deposit required to secure a place)
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This class is designed for those who want to gain a full understand of the possibilities of image making utilising screen printing techniques with glass. Students will be guided through each process, allowing them to fully grasp the possibilities of… Read the Rest

Intro to powder printing

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $135
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Discover a new way to create imagery on glass using glass powders. Drawing on traditional screen printing processes, this easy-to-learn Powder Printing technique will introduce students to a wide range of creative possibilities using a screen and the extensive colour… Read the Rest

Open Studio

Tutor: No teacher
Course Cost: $10 per hour or $40 per day
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Take advantage of our purpose-built studio and come and spend a few hours, or even a whole day, making your masterpieces in glass. Open studio is offered to intermediate and advanced glass students wanting to work outside the structure of… Read the Rest

Intensive Glass Casting

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $580 ($200 Dep required to secure a place)
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Always wanted to learn how to cast glass? Then this class is for you! In this three day intensive workshop students will produce two cast glass projects using two different methods of production. Topics covered include: modeling in clay, open… Read the Rest

Bead making Intermediate

Tutor: Kathryn Wardill
Course Cost: $270
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Once you have learned the basic glass bead making techniques, this workshop is designed to develop your skills and challenge you even further. We will cover making canes & how to use them, florals, encasing, use of metals, sculptural techniques… Read the Rest