GLASS

The in house facility expert is Louise Rice who studied at the Edinburgh College of Art and The Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam.

 

Processes include:

  • Glassblowing
  • Sandcasting
  • Kiln casting
  • Fusing
  • Slumping
  • Enamelling
  • Polishing

Facilities:

  • Gas tank furnace melting 250kg Glasma batch
  • Large glory hole
  • Skutt electric pot furnace
  • Small electric pot furnace
  • Marver
  • Blowpipes, ladles and hand tools
  • Essemce Polishing lathe
  • Annealer – Top loader - 88 x 55cm wide and 52cm high