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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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April 2021

Bead Making Intermediate- Hollow Beads 1 day workshop

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$175 3 tickets left

If you are ready to take your bead making to the next level then this class offers you the perfect opportunity to learn some new skills and consolidate some basics along the way. Kathryn will teach students how to create hollow beads. Hollow beads are not only beautiful they allow you to create much bigger beads that are not as weighty as solid beads.  Students are expected to have the basics of bead making under their belt. All tools provided,…

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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

Ongoing class

May 15 @ 9:30 am - June 12 @ 12:30 pm
$370 6 tickets left

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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Beginners Kiln Formed Glass 4 weeks

May 15 @ 1:45 pm - June 5 @ 4:45 pm
$220 5 tickets left

This introductory course is suited to the absolute beginner and is also open to students with some glass experience who wish to continue to extend their skills. Students will be instructed on how to prepare, design and construct fused and slumped glass projects. Topics include: cutting glass, glass selection, preparing glass for firing,  fusing and slumping. Some glass provided. Additional materials will cost from $80, depending on projects. Students can expect to produce approximately 3-5 finished pieces; projects can include…

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Scraptacular- Damming sheet

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
$110 9 tickets left

This one off workshop covers how to use scrap glass to create interesting sheets of glass. Using dams to contain the glass we will look at how to high fire class to use of odds and ends of scrap glass.  Students will need to supply glass.    

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Cast your hand – 2 day workshop

May 26 @ 10:00 am - May 27 @ 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until May 26, 2021

$395 3 tickets left

In this two day workshop students will learn basic casting techniques 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 solid wax, a refractory mould made, wax steamed out, glass put in and voila you have your hand in solid glass! This highly structured workshop gives you an sound introduction to glass casting. All materials are provided with the exception…

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Open studio

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$40 10 tickets left

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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June 2021

Open studio

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$40 10 tickets left

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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Open Studio

June 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$40 10 tickets left

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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