Get an experience of Glassblowing. Led by Setsuko Ogishi, make your own creation.
Advance Bookings are essential. If you are interested in, please contact her for available time and more information.
Day: Saturday or Sunday. Maybe available on weekdays
Time: 9 AM – 10 AM on weekend (for one hour lesson)
Venue: Ogishi Craft Centre,Rothbury, Hunter Valley Wine Country
Fee: 1 person for $290 or 2 people for $145 each ($290 in total)
Number of students: 1 or 2 (18 years or older)
What you get
The fee includes GST, Glass material, use of workshop tools & facilities for the class, tuition and assistance (Everything beginners need)
Each person will create 1 item of Glass (retail value $60~$70) with Setsuko. As the item takes 24 hours to cool, collection of your creation needs to be the following day. Shipping can be arranged ($20 for NSW, $30 interstate – per address ).
If only one person takes the class, we will give the person 2 items to create.
For your own safety – MUST TO WEAR:
- Safety Glasses – a pair of sunglasses is necessary for this course.
- Long sleeve or short sleeve cotton shirts, no frill on end of sleeves
- Cotton long trousers
- Fully enclosed leather upper shoes.
- No high heel or slipper type shoes.
Setsuko says Timing is a key for glassblowing.
Glassblowing is a combination of judgement, ability, artistic creativity, mental control, and physical movement.
Ph: 02 4998 7979
Fax: 02 7998 7969
HAN Profile: https://hunterartsnetwork.org/artists/setsuko-ogishi/