Kiln forming essentials

Discover the extraordinary material of glass. In this hands-on course, learn the basic skills of glass cutting, cold working and kiln forming. Walk away with six completed projects of your own design. All glass materials will be provided, and have been incorporated into the course price.

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Teacher Date Day Time Sessions Fee Enrol
Mel Douglas 15 August Tuesday 6-9pm 6 $565 Enrolments closed

Course outline

Discover the extraordinary material of glass. In this hands-on course, learn the basic skills of glass cutting, cold working and kiln forming. Walk away with six completed projects of your own design. All glass materials will be provided, and have been incorporated into the course price.

Learning outcomes:

This class will cover; cutting glass, glass selection, preparing glass and kiln for firing, designing for glass, various fusing applications, slumping glass, making simple slump moulds, working on a torch to create inclusions, firing schedules,  dilutions and glass behaviour in kiln, working with frit, kiln carving and basic finishing techniques.

Who should enrol

The class is an introductory class.

Materials

The class is an introductory class

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