Glasstorm

Glasstorm has now become one of Britain's most exciting hot glass studios with works being showcased in museums, galleries and private/public collections as well being recently listed as one of the top 100 artists by the prestigious New Glass Review30 determined by Tina Oldknow Curator of Modern Glass, Corning Museum of Glass, USA and panel of distinguished jurors.

Published by Neues Glas, Germany 2009.

The studio has been established by the creative duo Brodie Nairn & Nichola Burns. Both have firmly established themselves within the glass art scene in Italy, Switzerland, Germany and The Netherlands.

Returning back to Scotland in 2005 they created their new glass studio and gallery in the beautiful town of Tain in the Highlands of Scotland.

Using their knowledge of Scandinavian and Italian glass making techniques to great effect Brodie and Nichola create their own individual unique art glass, as well as collaborating to create the distinctive GLASSTORM range of functional glass, commissions, glass consultation and public art works.

After many years of successful running, they are once again offering the public the chance to experience Glass blowing or making glass jewellery for themselves.

GLASSBLOWING / ONE-DAY COURSE I - £150 inclusive all materials/lunch/beverages

This is a fun, safe and exhilarating one-day workshop designed to give a basic introduction to Glassblowing. A background in the arts is not required, nor is great strength or lung capacity! Be amazed at how many masterpieces you can create in one day using this magical material.

Sat 26th Mar (only 1 place left) / Sat 28th May / Sat 27th Aug (only 1 place left) / Sun 28th Aug /Sat 29th Oct

GLASSBLOWING / ONE-DAY COURSE II – 27th March / 30th October 2011 - £150 inclusive all materials/lunch/beverages

Due to popular demand we have recently added a new course for all those budding glass blowers that have previously attended our beginners' course. This new workshop expands on your previous experience while promising to be as fun and as exciting as the first.

GLASS FUSING / TWO-DAY JEWELLERY WORKSHOP – 30th & 31st July 2011 - £240 inclusive all materials/lunch/beverages

It is a pleasure to offer a most amazing jewellery workshop using the technique of FUSING glass.This class will be led by one of the very best glass fusing artists, Angela Saint. Having worked with Angela in the past, we know what an incredibly talented and energetic teacher she is and we are delighted to have her join us once again at our GLASSTORM studio for this extra special weekend event. A fantastic present for Birthdays, Christmas & Valentine's Day!

You can also shop online by visiting the website >>

Glasstorm Studio
2 Chapel Street
Tain
Ross-shire IV19 1EL

UK+44 (0)1862 893189 / +44 (0)78 300 22222

 email: info@glasstorm.com

Normal Gallery Opening Hours:

Mon to Fri 9am to 5.30pm / Sat 9am – 5pm / CLOSED Sun

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