Glass Blowing Courses

We offer a great selection of glass blowing courses all year round. Regardless of your skill level our talented glass blowers will take you on the journey of understanding this fascinating material and with their excellent teaching skills they will take care of all your needs while you are here and help you create a unique and beautiful piece. In our purpose built studio you’ll find it easy to concentrate on learning this ancient craft while with us at TWOG.

Age restrictions may apply. Please see additional details of each course.

Children (of all ages) taster session £25

Approximately 20 minutes – Minimum 5 years of age
A unique glass blowing experience for all the family. With the help of our professional glass blowers you will design and make a glass friendship ball or paperweight. Booking is essential as this is our most popular course

Glass Blowing Taster Course £99

Half Day Glass Blowing – 9.15 until 12.00
Max 4 Participants per session
Minimum Age 16
A unique opportunity to try your hand at glass blowing. This course offers an introduction to glass blowing and no experience is necessary. During your taster course you will be introduced to techniques such as: Adding colour, shaping and working the glass using a variety of tools, blowing the glass to create a bauble. At the end of the course, we anticipate you will have made two baubles which will be yours to keep and treasure! Following your glass blowing course, at 12 noon, you will be invited to watch a glass blowing demonstration by our own glass blowers, followed by our Special Effects Film Show.

Glass Blowing Course For Beginners 1 £160

One day glass blowing – 9.15 until 4.00
Max 3 participants per session Minimum Age 16
This one day lesson is an exciting opportunity to experience working with molten glass. You will learn how to gather, shape and blow the glass colouring it to your own design. With the help and guidance of our expert glass blowing team you will be able to make a paperweight, bauble and a vase. This is a very hands on experience; you will leave having had an extraordinary day learning new skills creating your own unique pieces.

Glass Blowing Course For Beginners 2 £160

One day glass blowing – 9.15 until 4.00
Max 3 participants per session Minimum Age 16
Following on from lesson 1 you will build on your glass making experience. We will guide you through the more advanced techniques of making a bowl and plate. Be prepared to be creative and experiment with colour and design. This will be a fun experience with surprising results.

Glass Blowing Course – Full Day £250

Times 9:15 until 4:00
Max 1 Participant
A full day glass blowing course with one to one tuition. We will guide you through the basics of gathering and shaping the glass to make a coloured paperweight and a bauble before moving on to more advanced vessel forms such as a bowl, a vase and a plate.

Booking is essential for all of the above courses. Contact one of our Studio artists by e-mail or by phone on 01744 22766 and let them fire your imagination.

"The only limitation is your imagination."

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