Autumn Glass School

From April 3 to 8, 2018, Canberra Glassworks will be abuzz for our inaugural Autumn Glass School. Every area of the building will be activated with the finest tuition available from some of the best in the world, right here in Canberra. Join us for masterclasses, workshops, tours, dinners and more, and immerse yourself in our creative community.

Bookings are available online.

For more information please contact or call (02) 6260 7005.


Discover Engraving & Coldworking

Work to understand the importance of coldworking for all glassmakers, with an in-depth look at the limitless potential of this studio.

4 to 8 April 2018

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Lines & Layers

This course will introduce students to some of the methods and techniques that Jeremy uses to put imagery on, and in, glass.

4, 5 and 7 April 2018

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Life on the Rails

Explore Ciezki’s book along with in-depth glassblowing demonstrations to thoroughly understand the hidden properties of glass.

4 to 7 April 2018

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Finance for Artists

Peter Bayliss has been involved in the Australian music industry for over 20 years as well as working in accounting/business in varied roles including auditor, finance manager, financial controller, CFO, business manager, CEO in private enterprise, community/arts organisations and Government. Peter will provide financial information specific to artists for business setup, budgeting and taxes. Thursday 5 April (evening).

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Market Yo’self

Wendy Dawes will provide a two-hour intensive class on marketing, providing students with tips on how to promote their practise effectively and efficiently in today’s environment. Discover how to use Facebook, Instagram, Google Business and Dropbox to maximise your exposure. Discover template-driven sites like Squarespace, WordPress and Weebly to develop your online presence. Wednesday 4 April (evening).

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Welding 101

Learn the basics of welding in this one-day course with Jon Ely. Art, stick, mig and basic tig welding techniques will be covered is these one-day classes, as well as the basic fabrication of stands, armatures and framework. Tuesday 3 April, costs apply.

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Our Exhibition Accommodation Partner, Doma Hotels, is offering students a 15% discount on the best available rate for accommodation at any Doma Hotel, all of which are within close proximity to the Canberra Glassworks. Use the code *GLASS* when booking at any of the following:

Home to some of Australia’s best cultural centres and a thriving community of artists, designers and makers, Canberra always has something to see – and April 2018 will be no exception.

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