Glass Blowing Workshop: Glass Lampwork

Explore the art of glass lampworking



6 hours 1 to 5

label $190 - $375 or 4 payments of $47.50 - $93.75 Afterpay
($190 for Half-Day Workshop, $375 for Full Day Workshop)



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If you still want to attend this class, please first consider government restrictions in NSW. If you are currently allowed to attend, but are later prevented from doing so, we will postpone your booking accordingly. You are always welcome to gift this class.

Learn how to blow glass at this hands-on glassblowing class.

Lampworking is the process in which glass, in the form of rods, strips or tubes, is manipulated with heat in a single flame from a bench burner.

This hands-on workshop covers the development of blown forms and the manipulation of solid glass to create a variety of objects. With the guidance of your experienced teacher, you will be able to experiment with a variety of lampworking techniques, bead making, blowing, solid working applicable to jewellery, object making, and small scale sculpture. Learn also about the safety aspects and get confident and proficient in using glass to express your art.

During this session, you'll be encouraged to be creative and to experiment in developing your own ideas. Colouring glass, types of glasses, annealing, tools, equipment and studio setup is covered. This exciting class, exploring the art of glass lampworking, is suitable for beginners and for those who have lampworking or other glass working experience and wish to expand their skill and knowledge.


Knowledge Required
Suitable for beginners and for those who have glass working experience.
 
What you'll get
A variety of glass objects, we provide morning tea for the Half-Day workshop and lunch for the Full Day. We can cater for most food allergies.
 
What to bring
Comfortable working clothes, remember we'll work with heat.
 
Location

Minson Art Glass - 21 Queen Street, Binalong NSW

Your teacher
Minson Art Glass
 
Minson Art Glass



We are a functional and creative glassblowing art studio.

" I consider myself lucky to be third generation in a family of glass blowers and have followed a path of scientific glassblowing through to functional and artwork, to have worked with some of the best as an equal. " - Peter Minson.

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