Apprenticeship

work in the studio

work in the studio

APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

The apprenticeship periods last two months or more. Please call or email us to ask about available dates and cost in 2017 | +39 057748033 or information@glassisland.com. Grazie.

The topics covered are listed below:

The program has been active for over 25 years. This unique program is of particular benefit to the beginner, but  intermediate, advanced and professional glass artists have found the apprenticeship to be useful to enhance their skills and exchange ideas.

  • Techniques, materials, tools
  • Design of cartoons and patterns
  • Glass cutting
  • Experience in using and matching different types of glass
  • Basics of painting technique: grisaille, media, tracing, matting/li>
  • Leading, soldering and cementing
  • Kiln operating
  • Glass fusing
  • Combining leaded, fused and painted glass
  • Frames
  • Installation on site

English is spoken in the studio.

For more information please contact: edu@glassisland.com