When & Where

Suitable For

  • 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Maria Zulueta
  • Course Code K21MCAC04A

What you will learn

Make kiln-formed glass pieces or learn traditional techniques of stained glass work; from copper foiling to creating a mosaic panel. This Glass evening workshop is aimed at both beginners and those with some previous experience where you will learn new skills or extend existing skills. For more information about the course contact Maria Zulueta: Maria.Zulueta@morleycollege.ac.uk

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • You will learn how to cut glass and assemble a piece for copper foil, applique and/or fusing.
  • You will learn how to use different styles of glass using colours, textures and patterns.
  • Research and develop ideas for 2D and 3D projects.
  • Complete a glass piece using kiln formed glass and stained glass processes
  • Advanced students should be able to pursue personal project work exploring more challenging ideas or techniques such as 3D design construction, surface decoration working with painting, sandblasting an

Cost

  • Full fee
    £210
  • Concession fee
    £150
  • Class format and activities

    Teaching takes place in practical workshops with both group demonstrations and discussions and support. All students negotiate personal learning goals and projects with your tutor. You will be working on from the design stage, the cutting and adhering of materials, to the final cementing or joining work via heat. You will be exploring materials, colours, textures, patterns, surface quality and different styles. To ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

    Entry requirements

    The course is suitable for beginners and for more advanced students.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Students will be expected to follow physical distancing guidance. There is a reduced course maximum of students in the studio which has been adapted to facilitate a Covid safe learning environment. A small personal hand towel is also required. Before and after using any shared equipment, students will be asked to wash their hands. We advise that you also bring and wear a face protector.

    What you need

    Bring ideas or sketches to the first session (not obligatory). We have basic tools in the workshop that has been adapted to facilitate a safe learning environment. We have glass and other materials that can be sold in the studio; however, some students may want to bring their materials to have a wider range of choices. Students will pay a basic studio fee.

    What you can do next

    This course is for beginners, intermediate and advanced students, so returning students are very welcome. There is a lot of individual tuition to cater for individual goals. The course links well to the next stage evening workshop: Explore Kiln formed glass techniques and other glass courses in stained glass and kiln formed glass.