This sought after course is designed to introduce the basic principles of glass firing and offering an opportunity to be instructed by Ian Dixon. Ian is an exhibited glass artist with works in The Art Gallery of Western Australia, Australian National Glass Collection, Art Bank, Australian Capital Equity, and many private collections both in Australia and overseas. Ian has over 30 years of experience both as an artist and mentor. Students will be educated on essential techniques including a large variety of functional information; such as the best products to obtain professional results and scientific principles in glass fusing. You will be taught the intricacies of firing schedules so that you can confidently execute your own works of art. Ian Dixon’s experience with Art Glass will provide students with a well-informed initiation into the exciting world of Glass Fusing! This class will suit the complete beginner as well as an opportunity to learn more for the novice glass worker.
Costs include materials, kiln firing and hire of tools. Students can bring their own tools if preferred.