Date: Throughout the Year – 10am – 1pm
Level: Beginners and Progressers
Tutor: Max Lamb
Max. 4 people
Price: £120 per student
Experience hot glass casting during this introduction to the exciting and very direct method of creating your own solid sculptural forms, textures and impressions in glass. No experience required. Continuing students are welcome.
During the course students will be introduced to:
- How to prepare sand moulds
- How to create simple cast forms, textures and impression in sand moulds
- How to add coloured powders and inclusions
- How to pour hot glass into sand mould
|Sand Casting Course Dates 2017 – £120|
|Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm||Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm|
|Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm||Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm|
|Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm||Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm|
|Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm||Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm|
|May 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm||Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm|
|Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm|
Things to bring and ideas for the course:
Students can bring in their own objects (approx. 13 cm or smaller) to press/imprint into the sand moulds (e.g. man-made forms, military metals, nautical objects, antique jewellery or organic materials, bark, leaves, pebbles, rocks).Objects will be removed prior to casting and not be harmed).
Students are able to collect glass work after it has cooled down the following day or week or alternatively arrange for P&P.
For further course details contact SALT.
Please see Terms & Conditions.