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Glass Courses at the Glass Hub
 
THE GLASS HUB SUMMER SCHOOL
with The Glass Hub Team
 
Glass Blowing Summer School
 
COURSE OUTLINE

Five whole days of glassmaking! Discover what this amazing material can do by spending a week with us exploring a range of glassmaking techniques including glass blowing, kiln forming and fusing as well as beadmaking and sandcasting. There will be lots of hands-on practice under the expert guidance of our team of highly qualified and experienced tutors. A creative, fun and action-packed week that will include an evening soiree with meal or BBQ at the Hub plus master glassmaker demonstrations. Come and learn, enjoy and share the art of glass at The Hub.

 
"We are just home from Summer School. We found the Glass Hub to be a friendly, welcoming, well-set up studio with lots of opportunities to be creative. The staff worked super hard, and never failed to be encouraging and instill confidence - thank you!" Hazel
 
FLICKR ALBUM - SUMMER SCHOOL 2016
Summer School
 
TUTORS: The Glass Hub Team
The Glass Hub team are all professional artists and tutors with many years experience. We run a number of furnaces, and although we do not guarantee a particular tutor for the 1-day blowing courses you can be sure that each tutor will be highly qualified and experienced.
 
The Team will incluce Helga Watkins-Baker and KT Yun plus Guest tutors
KT Yun   KT Yun has travelled and worked in many glass studios throughout Europe, including Philip Baldwin and Monica Guggisberg, Lino Tagliapietra and Dale Chihuly. She is a founding director of The Glass Hub and of Minimelt Glass, producing small mobile glass blowing furnaces.
     
Helga Watkins-Baker   Helga Watkins-Baker MA originally trained in architectural stained glass. She was chairperson of the Contemporary Glass Society from 2004 - 2008 and has worked in glass education for a number of years. In 2010 she published 'Kiln Forming Glass' an in-depth guide to kiln processes for glass. She is co-director of The Glass Hub.
     
 
 
   
 
COURSE TUTORS: Kt Yun, Helga Watkins-Baker, plus guest tutors.
 
COURSE LEVEL: Beginner
(no experience necessary)
 
COURSE DATES & TIMES:
Mon 5 - Fri 9 June 2017
5 days, 10am - 4:30pm studio plus evening events
 
COURSE STATUS:
PLACES
 
COURSE INCLUDES:
Group and individual tuition
Basic materials*
Use of facilities, tools and equipment
Talks and Demonstrations
Refreshments and BBQ/Evening Meal**
 
COURSE FEE: £675
 
BOOKING:
To book and pay online: click the 'Book online' button below to add a course to your cart. To book by post: click 'Print Form' and send completed form to us with a cheque. Please read our terms and conditions.
 
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We order in a delicious buffet lunch from our local farm shop at £7.50 per day. A typical lunch consists of filled sandwiches or wraps with a choice of fillings, fresh salads and a cake/sweet.
 
To book a lunch there will be an option to add lunches to your cart before you checkout online and remember to adjust the quanitity if you would like lunch for more than one day.
If you are printing the booking form please add the number of lunches required and adjust the value of your payment accordingly.
 
If you have already booked your course and wish to add a lunch simply call us to arrange booking and payment on 01225 768888.
 
*extra materials available at cost
**This includes hot and cold beverages but not lunch. Please bring a packed lunch or book a lunch as there are no restaurants or shops nearby.
 
 
If you have any queries about this or any other Glass Hub course then please give us a call on 01225 768888. If we are not available to take your call then please do leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as we can.
 
 
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