Next Steps in Kiln Formed Glass
Art & Design, Fashion & Creative Crafts
What is the course about?
The next steps studio-based kiln formed glass course is for adults aged 19+ who have some experience with glass and wish to continue their journey of personal development with a creative material.
Why should I choose the course?
This is a next steps course for people who want to explore kiln formed glass making techniques in greater depth.
What will I learn?
During the course you will learn through demonstrations and practical making using hand-built techniques which include:
- Glass casting
- Mould making
- Glass fusing
- Glass slumping
- Glass cutting techniques
- Creative design skills
If you would like more information on the learning outcomes please email ACLenquiries@wvr.ac.uk
What will the course lead on to?
On completion of this course you may be interested in advanced kiln formed glass leisure courses. Alternatviely, you may wish to progress onto our accredited Level 1 NCFE Ceramics course.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
This course will be delivered by our applied arts expert who has a breath of industrial and teaching experience within the specialist area of glass. The course will run within our fully equipped 3D studios, giving you everything you need to begin your journey into the world of glass.
What are the entry requirements?
You must have completed the ‘Introduction to Kiln Formed Glass’ course.
What are my funding options?
If you are in receipt of a benefit or have a low income you may be eligible for a reduction in fees. For further information on funding please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
Material cost is payable by all learners and is £30 for the 5 week course. You will also need to provide an apron and have closed footwear.
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