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Glassmaking Supplies

Glass making supplies: sheet glass, frit, rod glass, moulds, refractories, screen printing supplies, tools & equipment.

Classes

Classes for all levels from beginners to experienced glass artists. Glass bead making, slumping, fusing, glass blowing and guest master classes.

Glass Studio Hire

Studio, kiln and equipment for hire to experienced glass artists. Open Studio sessions are an affordable way to use our facilities.

Studio Appointments

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March 2021

Ongoing Class 2 weeks

March 13 @ 9:45 am - March 27 @ 12:45 pm
$148

  In these classes students are presented with the opportunity to continue to develop their own style of work under the guidance of a teacher and alongside peers of a similar level. Students are welcome to develop any techniques of work they like with the exception of casting, mould making and bead making. In the ongoing classes we introduce students to all our cold working equipment, offering them the opportunity to produce work to a more professional standard. These classes…

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Mould Making for Slumping

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$345

Learn how to make simple and effective slump moulds for fused glass. Create shapes that are unique and reusable in fired clay and Ceramaguard. We will guide you through modeling and firing clay to produce moulds that give your work a new dimension and allow you to produce glass that is truly unique. These moulds can be used repetitively and can be used for slumping, fusing mats, cabochon shapes and simple open face casting. Students will make 3 moulds to…

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open studio

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$40

Open studio time for anyone who has attended classes at Blue Dog before and would like to use our facilities. Please note a staff member is present however the class is not tutored. Cold working equipment and firings are charged extra

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Bracelet Bending 2 weeks

March 22 @ 2:00 pm - March 29 @ 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until March 22, 2021

$220

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. Students will make 2 finished bracelets and have a number of finished blanks to work on in their own studio practise. Some materials supplied but students may wish to purchase additional glass like dichroic to embellish their works. Students need…

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Ongoing class- Tuesdays 4 weeks

March 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$297

In these classes students are presented with the opportunity to continue to develop their own style of work under the guidance of a teacher and alongside peers of a similar level. Students are welcome to develop any techniques of work they like with the exception of casting, mould making and bead making. In the ongoing classes we introduce students to all our cold working equipment, offering them the opportunity to produce work to a more professional standard. These classes are…

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April 2021

Intensive Kiln Formed Glass

April 7 @ 10:00 am - April 10 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until April 7, 2021

$540

For: No experience required Course Outline Suited to the beginner,  this four day course is intended to fast track your knowledge and get you started in the world of kiln formed glass.  Covering a wide range of fusing and slumping topics students will become competent very quickly in learning how to design, prepare and construct projects. Students can expect to produce approximately 5 -8 finished pieces; projects can include platters, bowls, wall panels, sculptural pieces or window hangers. This class…

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Screen Printing Intensive

April 14 @ 10:00 am - April 16 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until April 14, 2021

$720

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 each different application presented in the workshop. The emphasis of the workshop is for students to develop a personal language in glass, utilising images created by the students rather than images commercially available. While no experience in glass painting or…

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Cold Working with Kirstie Rea 3 days

April 23 @ 10:00 am - April 25 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every 3 days that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until April 23, 2021

Coldworking, as it sounds, is changing the shape or surface texture of glass using tools and processes that do not rely on heat. Coldworking methods include grinding, carving, engraving, polishing, sandblasting, and other techniques to give your work a professional finish. Learn the basics of coldworking with glass artist and coldworking expert Kirstie Rea. Kirstie will take the class through the proper use of each coldworking machine at Blue Dog Glass. Students will also be set projects that will allow…

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Cold Working with Kirstie Rea

April 27 @ 10:00 am - April 29 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until April 27, 2021

Coldworking, as it sounds, is changing the shape or surface texture of glass using tools and processes that do not rely on heat. Coldworking methods include grinding, carving, engraving, polishing, sandblasting, and other techniques to give your work a professional finish. Learn the basics of coldworking with glass artist and coldworking expert Kirstie Rea. Kirstie will take the class through the proper use of each coldworking machine at Blue Dog Glass. Students will also be set projects that will allow…

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May 2021

Open Studio

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$40

Open studio time for anyone who has attended classes at Blue Dog before and would like to use our facilities. Please note a staff member is present however the class is not tutored. Cold working equipment and firings are charged extra

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