Making glass beads in a torch flame is exciting, enjoyable and relaxing. This course is aimed at the complete novice. It covers all the basic skills needed to make glass beads of different shapes with lots of different decoration techniques. Within an hour or so you'll be making your first beads. You'll decorate with frit, dots and stringer and make round, cylindrical, tabular and maybe even more shapes, as well as trying out encasing beads..
Depending on how fast you work, you’ll have about 20 to 40 beads for making up into your own unique jewellery at home. And you’ll have learnt enough to set up your own torch at home too.