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Beginning with Boro Workshop


Beginning with Boro is a one day taster class designed for people who want to learn methods and techniques of Flameworking at a bench torch with Borosilicate glass. The class will cover basics of working with solid rod and hollow forms. Participants will have the opportunity to learn simple flame working skills that will allow them to experimentally play, practice and construct with glass. Techniques will include gathering, shaping, stretching, sculpting, bridging and blowing The working day will be structured around demonstrations and plenty of individual practice at the torch. There will be individual guidance. The class will be focused on exploration and investigation rather than finished products.

Fee: £150

For more information and to book, please email: andreaspencerglass@gmail.com

Dates: 1 - 5 September 2020.

Where: 35 Lagavara Road
BT54 6NG