Lampworking – Glass Beadmaking Course

For those wishing to learn the creative art of Glass Bead Making known in the trade as Lampworking! BE WARNED – Lampworking is addictive and should carry a Government Health Warning!!

One Day Lampworking Course For Absolute Beginners

This course is ideal for those that have no experience with Lampworking. On this course you will learn about the following:

  • Health and Safety aspects of this fascinating skill
  • How to set up your work space
  • The different types of Lampwork torches available
  • The various types of glass available
  • The tools that you will require
  • Most importantly, how to make Lampwork beads!!
  • How to make glass stringers and twisties
  • Simple bead decorating techniques

This course runs from 10.30am-4.30pm and costs £149.00

All materials are included in this course

Please bring a packed lunch

This course is run on a one to one basis

This course runs at my workshop in Stubbington, Fareham, Hampshire PO14 2JE.

One Day Lampworking course – Intermediate

This course is for those that have previous experience of Lampworking, including those that require a refresher course or have completed the ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS COURSE above. Following on from the beginners day, you will learn more decoratinng techniques, encasing, different shaped beads such as bicones, 3D encased flowers, decorating with dot building and feathering patterns and anything else we can fit in!

This course runs from 10.30am – 4.30pm and costs £149.00

All materials are included in this course

Please bring a packed lunch

This course is run on a one to one basis

This course runs in my workshop in Stubbington, Fareham, Hampshire.

Bench Space, Torch Hire & Materials

Taken a course in Lampworking but dont have the equipment to practise your bead making? For just £25 inc glass (for two hours – minimum two hours) you can come to my studio and use everything you need to make some beads, practice your designs and anneal the finished items. Extra charge for posting beads onto you after annealing if collection is not possible. Does not include tuition.

Lampworking Workshop Dates

Contact me for the latest dates.

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME TO ARRANGE YOUR OWN DATES IF THE ABOVE DATES ARE NOT SUITABLE FOR YOU. I WILL DO MY BEST TO FIT YOU IN.