This class is designed for those who want to gain a full understand of the possibilities of image making utilising screen printing techniques with glass. Students will be guided through each process, allowing them to fully grasp the possibilities of each different application presented in the workshop.
The emphasis of the workshop is for students to develop a personal language in glass, utilising images created by the students rather than images commercially available. While no experience in glass painting or screen printing is necessary, it is important students have a basic knowledge of kiln formed glass. An understanding of Photoshop is useful in this class but not necessary. All material are included in the class fee, students will make 3 block stacks and 10 smaller pieces.
This Class takes place every Friday for 3 weeks.
- Prepare images and expose onto screen
- Screen print directly onto glass and use comercially printed decals
- Create layered blocks of glass with screen printed images
- 3 finished blocks of screen printed glass and a variety of test tiles
- Safety glasses, apron, dust mask, permanent marker, glass cutting tools, usb and images you would like to use in class
Long pants, closed toed and heeled shoes.
Beginners or any level
Vendor since 2016
Located in Mordialloc, Melbourne, Blue Dog Glass is a unique business dedicated to offering quality products, tuition and commissions in the field of kiln formed glass. We combine artistic flair, refined technique and practicality to produce items and services of true individuality. We stock an extensive selection of materials and tools for any glass enthusiast as well as providing specialist technical support.
As importers and distributors of Bullseye Glass and Paragon kiln products, our range of glass and products are of the highest quality. At Blue Dog Glass we also provide a personalised commission service including cast hand prints, functional ware, business or sporting awards and architectural lighting design. Our team can collaborate with your business to produce design prototypes and items best suited to your needs.
Classes offered at Blue Dog Glass are conducted by professional artists and offer students the opportunity to learn in a friendly and creatively conducive environment. Our classes cater for absolute beginners and craft makers through to professional artists looking to expand their practice with specialist glass workshops.