Professional Workshops

Martin Janecky, Untitled (Heroes Series), 2012International Artist Workshop with Martin Janecky


Martin Janecky began his career with glass at the age of 13 and later explored sculpting methods in the Czech Republic. By the time he was 20, he was employed by leading artists and designers around the world to assist and to execute specific works. Janecky has served as an instructor, visiting artist, and gaffer at several glassmaking schools, including The Studio, Penland School of Crafts, and Pilchuck Glass School.

In this class, you will focus on unique techniques and approaches to solid and blown sculpting from within the bubble, with an emphasis on the freedom to explore process and the potential of the material. You will learn bit work and how to use various torches and the garage.

Skill level: Intermediate to advanced glassblowing skills required.
Class size: Max 12.
Date: 7 to 11 September 2015.
Cost: $1000 + GST. 50% deposit is required at time of registration.
Register: or phone 02 6260 7005.

Free public talk/demonstration

Date: 10am on Saturday 12 September 2015 at Canberra Glassworks.
RSVP: or phone 02 6260 7005.

If you have ever wanted to learn from someone in particular, contact the Artistic Program Coordinator 02 6163 4519 (direct), e-mail: and we will organise a Class on Demand.

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