The Glass Studio provides a unique opportunity dedicated to all professional artists, architects, interior designers and glass students wishing to develop their skills base in and knowledge of kiln-forming, casting, fusing, slumping, traditional paint/staining, enamels, copperfoil and lead work.
The facility comprises a comprehensive glass stock, hand-tools, diamond grinders and a well illuminated design/construction area. Five electric kilns, with microprocessors for accurate heat-work such as kiln-casting or warm glass manipulation, are all at your disposal.
Along with protective wear and safety glasses, cold-working techniques are further facilitated by a large professional linisher, a 24"flatbed grinder, 350mm diamond saw, lathe with a spherical miracle 6" diamond radius wheel, a sandblasting cabinet and a diamond core pillar drill. Final polishing can be achieved with the 12” cork/pumice and the 12” felt/cerium wheels.
Indeed everything you require to create with warm or cold glass techniques and to
learn in a safe, professional environment.
The Studio Artist will be pleased to assist you technically throughout the duration of your workshop or project if desired. Please contact Karl well in advance as the facility is in continuous demand.