There are a number of glassmakers and craft studios based in the Stourbridge Glass Quarter, specialising in contemporary, traditional cut glass, bespoke pieces of art or jewellery. Glass blowing demonstrations are available between 1.30pm and 3.30pm during weekends at the Red House Glass Cone. For a schedule of glass making workshops and classes either contact the individual venues and studio artists via the links below or via the contact details in the Contemporary Makers & Designers leaflet below.
The following glass artists undertake glassblowing demonstrations.
Tim Boswell - www.timboswellglass.com
Hayley Gammon - www.hayleygammon.com
Ian MacDonald - www.imacglass.co.uk
Melissa Nicholls - www.melissanichollsglass.co.uk
Caroline Scully - www.carolinescully.com
Darren Weed - via Red House Glass Cone 01384 812750
Tudor Crystal's team handmake each cut glass crystal piece using 30% high quality lead crystal. Factory shop sells a selection of lead crystal at discounted prices.
Plowden and Thompson are specialist glass manufacturers of technical glass for the aviation, motor, healthcare, building and other industries.
Allister Malcolm based at the White House Cone - Museum of Glass, is one of the regions most diverse artists. View by appointment only.