• A Glass Furnace experience from a student...


  • Fıeld trips started at the Glass Furnace!


    The ıntroductıon to glass trıps for elementary schools has started.

  • The Glass Furnace for the kids


    At the mid-term break we make daily workshops for kids...

Glass Furnace, is the biggest and most well equipped glass and art center in Turkey. It's built near the River Riva, stays hand in hand with green nature, has a unique atmosphere which is calm yet full of creativity...

 

  • Phil Vinson is an artist and educator working in glass and metal. Will be at The Glass Furnace for a lecture and a demo on Februrary 25th at 13.00 pm. Stop by if you can....

  • Workshop date: 18-23 July
    Workshop Fee: 1200 USD

    Freedom with free-formed glass, let your hands guide your work because mistakes are a virtue when working from instinct.

    -Having fun is important in any discipline in the hot glass studio.-

  • Workshop Date: 4 - 9 May 2018

     

    Time: 09:00 - 17:00

     

    Wokshop Fee: 900 Dollar

     

    Flowers - 2 days class

    - This class includes making out of mandrel 3 types of flowers: snow flowers, crocuses and sweet pea.

  • Bu çalışmayla cam konusunda iştahınızın açılacağına ve atölyemize bir daha gelmek isteyeceğinize bahse girebiliriz! Bu kurs ile, sıcak cam atölyesinde ne şekilde hareket edildiğini, farklı ekipman ve aletlerin nasıl kullanıldığını detaylı bir şekilde deneyimlerken, aynı zamanda fırından cam almayı da öğreneceksiniz. Sıcak eriyik camla kendi sanatınızı yaratırken, bu sihirli malzemeyle ortaya çıkarabileceklerinizin sınırsızlığı, size başka şeyle kıyaslanamayacak bir duygu yaşatacak.Atölye Ücreti 210 TL 

  • Füzyon atölye calışmasında renkli cam parçalarını çizerek ve keserek düz şeffaf cam plaka üzerine yerleştiriyor ve desen oluşturuyorsunuz. İsterseniz gelmeden önce oluşturacağınız deseni belirleyebilir veya derste içinizden geldiği gibi calışabilirsiniz.

  • In this workshop we will be exploring how to make flower seed murinis, applying the murini's on beads, making relief flowers on formed mandrells, stringer work, and making decors on disc beads... 25-26 July Workshop fee: 1 day 350 tl. 2 days 600 tlMaterıals and lunch are included to the price.

  • 1. INTRODUCTION /with use of documentary films, showing various working and creating possibilities in glass sculpting & decorating process/. 2. Drawing and preparing designs for future sculptures. 3. Molds making, cleaning and drying. Preparing of glass material for molds. 4. Kiln work, heating and melting glass and cooling process. 5. After successful glasswork in kiln, cleaning glass from molds. 6. Grinding and sandblasting of the glass sculptures. 7. Polishing of the glass sculptures. 8. Exhibition of the finished glass sculptures

  • Workshop Date: 22 - 27 June 2018

    Time: 09:00 - 17:00

    Wokshop Fee: 1200 USD

  • Learn how to create botanical works on the torch using both borosilicate and soft glass. This class will explore the differences between the two types of glass, including the benefits and limitations of using each on the torch. Students will learn basic techniques for constructing leaves, flowers, vines, and other flora. Assembly techniques including bridging and networking will be covered. Through collaboration with Grant Garmezy's sculpture class in the hotshop, students will learn how lampworked components can be brought into the hotshop and assembled onto furnace-blown pieces.

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The Glass Furnace was first designed as a glass studio but has quickly become one of the world’s leading glass schools and this is the outcome of a long and intensive work. Since the day it was founded, The Glass Furnce has been hosting world renowned artists, teaching various glass techniques to Turkish students and students from all over the world, through different duration workshops.

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