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CRAFTS: FUSED GLASS WORKSHOP

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Course CodeCourse NameVenueDayStart TimeEnd TimeStart DateEnd Date  
23RO441PFused Glass Workshop - Mixed LevelTHURMASTON THE ROUNDHILL ACADEMYFri10:00 AM12:00 PM22/09/202315/12/2023Available for EnquiriesCourse Info
23RO442PFused Glass Workshop - Mixed LevelTHURMASTON THE ROUNDHILL ACADEMYFri10:00 AM12:00 PM12/01/202422/03/2024Available for EnquiriesCourse Info
23RO443PFused Glass Workshop - Mixed LevelTHURMASTON THE ROUNDHILL ACADEMYFri10:00 AM12:00 PM19/04/202412/07/2024Available for enrolmentsAvailable for Enquiries
23SN407PFused Glass Workshop - Mixed LevelCOALVILLE LIBRARYTue7:00 PM9:00 PM19/09/202312/12/2023Available for EnquiriesCourse Info
23SN425PFused Glass Workshop - Mixed LevelCOALVILLE LIBRARYTue7:00 PM9:00 PM16/04/202409/07/2024Available for enrolmentsAvailable for Enquiries
23SN448PFused Glass Workshop - Mixed LevelCOALVILLE LIBRARYTue7:00 PM9:00 PM09/01/202419/03/2024Available for enrolmentsAvailable for Enquiries

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Course Summary
You will be introduced to the work of contemporary glass artists for inspiration and be given the opportunity to make a variety of kiln fused glass pieces, including coasters, suncatchers, plates and jewellery. You will learn how to cut glass safely and learn how to layer glass and use glass stringers, frit and other glass embellishments together with metal inclusions to create decoration. You will have the opportunity for on-going 1-1 discussion to develop your own ideas to design and create a range of glass pieces. You will experiment with different temperatures to develop an understanding of the firing process.

Experience/Skills Required To Join This Course
This is a mixed level course ideal for the beginner or learner with some experience.

For The Session(s) You Will Need:
An apron, pen and pad. Please wear suitable clothing and no open-topped shoes are allowed.

Additional Costs And/Or Resources:
The cost of glass and firing is included in the course price.

How Will I Know How I Am Getting On?
Through 1-1 discussions with the tutor and group discussions. Through photographic evidence, completing an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and sketchbook work.

Accreditation:
None.

Teaching And Learning In The Community
Many learners book holidays during the length of their courses and whilst we realise this is personal choice, please consider that missed lessons can affect funding for adult learning courses. This may impact on us being able to offer similar courses in the future.

Support For Your Learning
Once you start, if you have further queries and/or support needs, please talk to the tutor. We also offer support to help people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. If you have a disability, learning difficulty, health problem or mental health difficulty that may affect your learning or participation, please contact us for further advice.

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Minimum Numbers
If the required minimum number of learners is not reached we cannot guarantee that the course will run. We will try to advise you 5 working days before the course start date if this is the case.

Online Learning
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