Glass Tableware Club

A five-week fusing, slumping and casting class for both beginners and experienced students.

Over the 5 weeks, students will be shown the basic skills of Fusing, Slumping and Casting glass along with kiln firing techniques. After practical demonstrations and some experimentation, students will be able to create a hollow dish and bowl shapes, as well as coasters and candle stands etc.

5-week course / 13.00 – 16.30 / £125 / Age 16 +

Artist: Midori Shinmura

Booking essential

Visitor Notice:

Due to storm damage to the riverside front of National Glass Centre visitor centre, the main entrances are currently closed. Participants to this event are asked to make their way down the path to the right of the building (west side, heading to the riverside) to the Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries entrance, where a member of staff will escort you to take part in your experience.  

Unfortunately, the café and shop will remain closed during this period, so participants are welcome to bring their own refreshments, or use the café on St Peter’s campus on weekdays (please ask a member of staff if you need directions). 

Parking charges have been suspended in the main car park during this period. 

Please be assured that your safety is our priority, and all attendees will still receive the same quality glass experience within a safe environment. 

If you have questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact the National Glass Centre Visitor Services team on 0191 515 5555 option 4 or [email protected].  

We look forward to welcoming you to your experience soon. 

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