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Flameworking Glass Courses

29th January 2016

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Flameworking with Ian Pearson.

5-7 April and 18-20 October 2016.

2016 sees the return of our very popular Flameworking Skills Class with local artist, Ian Pearson.

This course is aimed at those who wish to experience and learn some basic elements of working glass on an open flame. It will appeal to the beginner as much as those with previous experience. The material used will be borosilicate glass and be mostly clear tubing and rod of various sizes. Objectives will be set at the start of each day with the final day seeing cumulative result involving teamwork recognising the individual's progress.

About Ian
Ian Pearson has been practicing lampworking since 1961, and is an acknowledged master of the craft. For many years a scientific glass blower creating highly complex laboratory equipment; Ian now uses his blend of ancient craft and modern technology to make art objects and gifts at his studio Glass Creations in Thurso.

For more information and to book your place, please see our website:
http://www.northlandsglass.com/whats-on/lampworking-with-ian-pearson-2/

 

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