Paperweight Course


Beginners and progresses

Maximum availability: 1 person per 20 minutes


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Create a unique paperweight as a gift or for yourself!  This is fun session where students create a paperweight which is a solid glass piece and chose two colours and manipulate the glass using tools under the experienced tutor and glass artist Max Lamb.


No experience required. All ages welcome, bookings essential. Suitable for ages five years and above, individuals, family or groups. Children must be accompanied by adults

A course demo run each hour and three paperweight courses run per hour. Please book your  time slot using the booking calendar above or contact SALT to book a course date.

To create a paperweight takes approximately twenty minutes. SALT are running two sessions per hour. When booking SALT provide an approximate booking time but recommend that you arrive at least 5 minutes before your allotted time.

Student Comments

Working with molten glass was amazing the heat made it have its own life! 

-Ms Murphy, Science Editor

It was awesome, great fun thank you!

-An eight year old student

A great experience making paperweights and mixing colours.


Course Bookings

Booking course dates and times are subject to availability and may alter. The booking time is an approximate time and may be subject to change due to availability and the hand made glass-making processes which may run slighter over.

We recommend you arrive on the hour to watch a demonstration or at least arrive 5 minutes before the booking time. Please see Terms & Conditions.

Glass work can be collected the following day once cooled down. Alternatively P&P can be arranged 

Clink links Collection of Glass Work and P&P  and Preparing for Courses for further  course information.

SALT’s Gift Vouchers for Glassmaking Courses make a fantastic gift

For further course details contact SALT or email

Please see Terms & Conditions.

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