Germany, Berlin

Glass Cold Working with Heike Brachlow

when 15 August 2016 - 19 August 2016
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 500

Starting with solid blocks of glass, this class will cover coldworking basics as well as more advanced techniques: sawing, grinding, sandblasting, matt surface finishing and polishing. We will learn to use the flat bed grinder, lathe, diamond saw, water-feed angle grinder, diamond drill, sandblaster and dremel engraving tool.

Special focus will be given to techniques that can be used with basic, affordable tools and materials, such as glass plates with silicone carbide grits for handlapping and diamond pads and sandpaper for hand rubbing and finishing.

Course leader

Heike Brachlow (DE), self-employed artist, educator and lecturer.

Target group

All levels

Fee info

EUR 500: Taxes included