Glass

Key Facts

Staff

Programme Overview

Spring 2017
Weekend courses in April

Summer 2017
Week-long courses in July

Autumn / Spring 2017-18
Evening and Day Courses

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Tutors

Eilidh Keith

Programme Overview

STAINED GLASS PANELS
Tutor Eilidh Keith
Week 3 | 10 July to 14 July
This course will introduce you to several techniques for creating leaded and stained glass panels. You will explore drawing and design techniques and learn about cutting glass, glass painting, leading, copper foiling, soldering and finishing. You will develop work towards your own themes while looking at the possibilities of glass, light, and colour. You will be given technical demonstrations and receive one-to-one tuition. By the end of the week you will have designed and constructed a decorative stained glass panel.
Fee £360 | Discounted Fee £335 | Places 10 Initial materials included

GLASS FUSING AND SLUMPING
Tutor Eilidh Keith
Week 4 | 17 July to 21 July
This course covers the techniques of cutting glass, painting, fusing and slumping. You will experiment with different types of glass to learn about the compatibilities of the materials and will also explore the effects of variable kiln temperatures and firings. During the week you will have the opportunity to work with vitreous paints, frits, stringers, powders and a selection of glasses (eg. Bullseye, dichroic, iridescent, textured). Design and colour will form an important part of the studio work alongside technical studies. You will produce work ranging from fused pieces of jewellery to small slumped forms.
Fee £360 | Discounted Fee £335 | Places 10 Initial materials included

STAINED AND FUSED GLASS WORKSHOP 
Tutor Eilidh Keith 
Week 5 | 24 July to 28 July This course will introduce you to several techniques for creating leaded and stained glass panels alongside learning techniques of fusing. You will explore drawing and design techniques and learn about cutting glass, glass painting, leading, copper foiling, soldering and finishing as well as fusing glass and exploring the effects of variable kiln temperatures and firings. Design and colour will form an important part of the studio work alongside technical studies. Throughout the week you will design and construct a decorative stained glass panel while developing your own themes and looking at the possibilities of glass, light, and colour.
Fee £360 | Discounted Fee £335 | Places 10 Initial materials included



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Book your place by phoning the Department on any of the following numbers between 10am and 4pm from Monday to Friday:

0141 353 4596 
0141 566 1311
0141 566 1119
0141 353 4565

 

INFORMATION

Eligibility: Please note, courses are open to anyone over the age of 16 and we welcome students of all levels of ability. Some of these courses are suited to advanced level students and this information will be included in the course title or description.

Materials: Students will be asked to provide their own materials unless otherwise stated. A materials list will be provided when courses are confirmed.