Watch glass blowing in our Hot Glass Studio
Our amazing daily glass blowing, lathe and flame working demonstrations are free and run throughout the day.
Experience the heat of our 1000 degree furnace and watch our expert glass making team craft stunning pieces before your eyes.
Flame Working: 11.00 and 15.45 (15 Mins)
Glass Blowing: Noon, 13.30 and 15.00 (30 Mins)
Glass Lathe: 13.00 (30 Mins)
PLEASE NOTE: We try very hard not to cancel our Glass Blowing Demonstrations, however very occasionally, due to circumstances beyone our control, we have to cancel them our alter the times. If you are planning a trip, we recommend you check our What's On Calendar prior to your visit to avoid disappointment.
My practice is interdisciplinary combining drawing, sculpture and film.
Head of Enterprise, Commissioning & the Studio
I am Head of Enterprise, Commissioning and the Studio at National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland, England and am a member of the Senior Management Team.
I am an Israeli artist based in the UK working primarily in kiln cast glass.
Glass Maker and Artist
I have worked at National Glass Centre since finishing my degree in 2005.
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Sara Jo Harrison joined National Glass Centre in 2012 to support the Centre's marketing and Communications strategy.
My work uses a range of media which acknowledges the interface between both traditional practice and new media.
Learning and Engagement Officer
Rachel joined National Glass Centre in 2007 to support the Centre's learning and engagement programme having completed MA Glass the previous year.
Kalki Mansel is one of National Glass Centre's resident glass artists.
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