Join us at the Burrell Collection for a Creative Masterclass looking at different aspects of Glass.
On day one we will welcome Glasgow Museums curators and external experts who will investigate the Burrell Collection’s outstanding collection of Stained and Painted Glass, as well as delving into an exploration of material, design and engraving techniques demonstrated in European table Glass.
You can get hands on and practical at day two’s workshop with glass artist Siobhan Healy who will take you through the process of glass engraving. You will leave with your own piece of engraved glass. Materials will be provided.
On both days refreshments will be provided but please bring or purchase your own lunch.
Day One: Friday 25 November 11am–4pm
11.15 Welcome, introductions and housekeeping
11.30 Edward Johnson, Curator of Medieval and Renaissance Art: ‘The Stained Glass of Sir William Burrell’
12:15 Laura Bauld, Curator of Decorative Arts: ‘Clink!: European Table Glass at The Burrell Collection’
2.00 David King, FSA: ‘Beatrix of Valkenburg and the Norwich Greyfriars’
2.45 Siobhan Healy, Contemporary Glass Art
3.30 Wrap up and final questions
Day Two: Saturday 26 November 11–4pm
11.00 Arrival and refreshments
11.15 Practical session with Siobhan Healy
1.45 Practical session resumes
Day one: £10 (£8 Concession)
Day 2: £30 (£24 concession)
You are welcome to join just one or both days.