Glass

Making glass beads – an introduction with Sarah Downton

Ref: SWE08445

Beginners

£317.00

Summary

Discover the possibilities of glass bead design. Use a torch flame to create coloured beads and learn how to apply decorative effects such as frits, canes, stringers, dots and metal leaf.

Tutors

Sarah Downton


Sarah started making glass beads in 2002 and teaching beadmaking in 2006. She sells at bead and art fairs, is a City and Guilds qualified teacher and four times judge of the British Bead Awards.
She is a member of the Surrey Guild of Craftsmen (where she sells her work), Glass Beadmakers UK and the International Society of Glass Beadmakers.

Accommodation

Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.