Specialty Classes

marketing: you and your brand

Tutor: Isy Laderman
Course Cost: $60
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Today Isy will lead us through a day of branding and marketing, initially starting the day by sharing her own journey, sharing information and then leading into an open forum. The first part of the day will be around YOU… Read the Rest

marketing: the general do’s and don’ts

Tutor: Isy Laderman
Course Cost: $60
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General marketing tips for artists and crafts people, lead by one of Australia’s shining stars, Isy Laderman Goals, breaking them down and marketing goals Branding to a wider audience – social media Perception and engagement… being out there and being… Read the Rest

Photoresist image making on glass (sandblasting)

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Course Cost: $295
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In this class we will be looking at creating images using photoresist stencil material as a mask for sandblasting. Detailed images, text and patterns can be created on glass using this technique. Students will utilise our per-selected images and learn… 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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Adventure into the world of handmade cast jewellery. Create one-off jewellery objects or miniature artworks that can be worn. Teaching the basics of was working, the tutor thoroughly explains all aspects of the related health and safety, casting processes, tools,… 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

Photoshop for screen printing

Tutor: Ali Stoner
Course Cost: $230 (dep $70)
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Do you like incorporating imagery in your glass work? Ever wished you knew more about Photoshop to make this easier? Then this course is for you! We will cover the basics of image manipulation with glass projects in mind. This… Read the Rest

High Temperature Adventures: Vitrigraph and Pot melts

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $210.00
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Get some hands on experience with with High Temperature glass in this 2 session workshop. Not sure what to do with your scrap glass? This class will take you through 2 techniques that scrap glass if perfect for. You will… 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

Cast your hand

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $380
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In this one day workshop students will learn basic casting skills while making a glass cast of their own hand. Students will be guided through how to make a safe, flexible cast of their hand. This is then cast in… 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

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 four 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

Mould Making for Slumping

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $310
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Learn how to make simple and effective slump moulds for fused glass. Create shapes that are unique and reusable in fired clay, fibre and Ceramaguard. We will guide you through modeling and firing clay to produce moulds that give your… Read the Rest

Firing Schedules for Glass

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $95
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Do you have a kiln and not sure how to successfully fire it for glass? Or are you interested in understanding how glass fires in a variety of situations? Then this is the class for you. In this class a… Read the Rest

Screen Printing 101

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $280
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In this workshop students will be introduced to screen printing on glass. Techniques covered will include: preparing screen using drawn images, photos and text, different paints for different applications, firing and how to use screen printing tools correctly for glass.… Read the Rest

Lost Wax Casting

Tutor: Brenda Page
Course Cost: $580 (dep $175)
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This is your opportunity to learn a casting technique that will allow you to create fully three-dimensional glass forms. It is an extremely versatile process, enabling you to make almost limitless solid glass forms. The method involves making a refractory… Read the Rest