Creative Glass For Families

This course is suitable for children aged 7 to 14 years accompanied by their parents or guardians who are looking for an opportunity to enjoy learning together. It is open to all levels.

We will be exploring fused glass, cutting and assembling as well as using crushed glass to make patterns.

Course Content

Through one main project students will learn various techniques including using crushed glass to create patterns, cutting glass and assembling. The work will then be fired.

Students will develop individual creativity in glass.

There will be a demonstration of Health and Safety issues in glass through safe studio practice, with consideration towards others.

Entry Requirements

All are welcome to take part you do not need any previous knowledge.
Parents/guardians work alongside their child.
Children should be aged 7-14.
Please note the price includes a place for one adult and one child, additional children are £20 per child. Two children per adult maximum.

First Class Requirements

All materials and equipment are included in the price of the course.
Please wear old clothes or an apron.
We strongly recommend that learners wear non slip, closed footwear in the glass area as there is often a lot of dust created and the floors may become slippery when wet if there are spillages.

Additional Information

• If you require further course information or advice & guidance that is not answered in this outline, please email

• If you would like general information about the college, for example, fees & finance, funding, term dates or opening times please email or drop in to our main reception area.