Creative Masterclass – Glass

Saturday 26 November, 2022

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’

1.00 Lunch

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

4.00 Close

Day Two: Saturday 26 November 11–4pm

11.00 Arrival and refreshments

11.15 Practical session with Siobhan Healy

1.00 Lunch

1.45 Practical session resumes

4.00 Finish

Day one: £10 (£8 Concession)

Day 2: £30 (£24 concession)

You are welcome to join just one or both days.

Dates & Times

The Burrell Collection
Pollock Country Park 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G43 1AT
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Sat 26 Nov 10:00- 17:00

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