Fused Glass Workshops:
Claire Evans has been working with fused glass since 1990.
Coastal landscapes and elements are a constant source
of creative inspiration for Claire. Suitable for beginners, all the
basics of fused glass design will be covered; including glass
cutting, creating shapes, kiln carving, accessory glass
and copper inclusions. All tools and glass will be supplied.
Small pieces of glass off-cuts for decoration will be supplied.
Fused Glass In Stained Glass Panel (2 Day Workshop)
A two day workshop combining stained glass with glass fusion. You will design and make an A4 sized stained glass panel incorporating individually designed fused glass elements.
Day One: you will develop a basic design and cut the remainder of your glass. Your fused glass pieces will be kiln fired in time for the following weekend.
Day Two: you will commence making the stained glass panel by assembling your individual glass pieces, leading, soldering, cementing and polishing your piece.
Suitable for beginners and the advanced.
Saturday 20th & 27th January I 10am – 3.30pm I Adult £110 I Member £93
Fused Glass Curved Freestanding Panel Workshop
This one day workshop will enable students to design and make a 24cms x 15cms fused glass panel, using decorative and accessory glass. For all levels and abilities.
Saturday 17th March I 10am – 3.30pm I Adult £60 I Member £51 I Youth 16+ £42
Fused Glass Square Dishes Workshop
Suitable for beginners, this one day workshop will enable students to create two fused glass square dishes (15cm X 15cm and 10cm X 10cm). All the basics of fued glass design will be covered including glass cutting, creating shapes, kiln carving, accessory glass and copper inclusions.
Saturday 17th February I 10am – 3.30pm I Adult £60 I Member £51 I Youth 16+ £42
Stained Glass (class)
This course teaches the art of creating stained glass mainly using the Tiffany style copper foil method and glass mosaic. Beginners receive full instruction and demonstration, with help and advice as required to create your own masterpiece! Ann McFadyen is on hand to share her vast knowledge and experience and has been teaching at Forgan for over 20 years! Bring along an image to work from, or create your own design.
Suitable for all abilities, 16y+. Materials and sundries can be purchased from the tutor
Various classes are available for a 10 WEEK BLOCK:
Adults £120 I Members £90 I Youths 16 – 18 £80
Tuesday 7.30 – 9.30pm I Jan 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th Feb 6th (2 wk break) 27th Mar 6th, 13th, 20th 27th
Wednesday 7.30 – 9.30pm I Jan 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, (2wk break) 28th, Mar 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
Thursday 2 – 4pm I Jan 11th, 18th, 25th Feb 1st, 8th, (2wk break) Mar 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th