Glass Quarter

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. (The Red House Glass Cone structure is currently closed and there are no live glass blowing demonstrations for the foreseeable future whilst we undertake essential maintenance). 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.

Red House Glass Cone

Glassic Crafts

glassiccrafts@yahoo.com

www.fb.me/designbyglassiccrafts

www.etsy.com/uk/shop/glassiccrafts

Anthony's work brings together the classic beauty of glass and light. The themes that he chooses for his pieces are often ethereal or influenced by nature. He is always happy to create a bespoke design to meet your own personal needs.

Glass Quarter Designs

www.glassquarterdesigns.co.uk

glassquarterdesigns@gmail.com

Glass Quarter Designs is a collaboration between three amazing glass artists, Sarah Cordingley, Jane Ellis and Charlotte Hughes-Martin.

Sarah and Jane specialise in fused glass and lamp work glass bead making and workshops are available by appointment.  Charlotte is a hot glass artist who specialises in engraving, sculpture and glass casting. One off sculptural glass pieces are made as well as limited edition functional glass.

Jeni Taylor ReJenerative Therapy

Mobile: 07883 012982

www.rejenerativetherapy.co.uk

jen@rejenerativetherapy.co.uk

Rejenerative Therapy provides Counselling/Psychotherapy & Reiki Healing for people needing to revive or regain their life when in times of distress. Jeni is an Integrative Therapist who tailors therapy to the needs of individuals integrating different threads of therapy to suit the needs of individuals so they achieve the results they seek in their lives. By appointment only. 

 

Josephine Tournebize Jewellery

www.josephinetournebize.com 

josephine.tournebize@gmail.com 

Handcrafted jewellery designer specialist in silver and gold. We offer a variety of workshops, classes and courses, undertake commissions, repairs and have jewellery collection for sale. Traditional techniques are used onsite to complete the jewellery and workshops that can be booked to a date and time that suits you with a maximum of 3 students at a time

Kirk Andrews Art

www.kirkandrewsart.com

Fine artist working in charcoal and pastel, specialising in portraits.
Original art, prints, commissions.

Saz's Ceramics & Crafts

www.sazsceramics.co.uk

Imaginative pottery painting workshops and crafty parties for all ages and abilities.

Tandem Crafts

www.tandemcrafts.co.uk

Knitting, crotchet, sewing classes, tailoring and lots more. Children's workshops during the summer. Puppet making, bookmarks, bride to be workshops, birthday parties. Children's weekend workshops available. Baby showers too.

Glassblowing Demonstrations

The following glass artists undertake glassblowing demonstrations.

Hayley Gammon - www.hayleygammon.com

Ian MacDonald - www.imacglass.co.uk

Melissa Nicholls - www.melissanichollsglass.co.uk

Caroline Scully - www.carolinescully.com

Darren Weed -  www.dwglass.co.uk

Ruskin Glass Centre

Artworks for Change

helen.garbett50@btinternet.com

Environmental artist and social worker. Using natural materials combined with social work to offer people with disabilities and their family carers an opportunity to spend time in a workshop and use the materials available to try creative activities. One to one or small group sessions available. Workshops available.

Cakes by Walshy

www.cakesbywalshy.co.uk

cakes-by-walshy@hotmail.com

Cakes by Walshy specialise in creative cakes for every occasion, weddings, birthdays, christenings, cupcakes.  All made to order.

Diamond Bottle Necks

www.diamondbottlenecks.com

slides@diamondbottlenecks.com

01384 399460

Handblown crystal glass guitar slides. 

George F Jackson

gfjglass@hotmail.co.uk

0121 684 0759

07755 594629

Currently working mainly developing forms using thrown, slabbed, coiled and pinch-pot techniques to create sculptural and functional items. Often pieces incorporate recycled glass along with other materials to enhance decorative qualities. When focusing upon glass artwork the preferred technique is pate de verre using recycled glass. Open 10am to 3pm weekdays.

Jamie Hubbard Creative Woodwork

jam.hub73@gmail.com

Bespoke furniture, kitchen accessories for homes, hotels and businesses, furniture restoration and wooden artworks.

Jaqueline Cooley Glass Designs

Glass workshops, large scale commissions, bespoke trophies and studio glass from large unique pieces to jewellery.

www.jaquelinecooley.com

Jo Naden

Participatory bronze objects, made from clay originals, larger sculptures for interior and exterior spaces within the home and garden. Commissions, talks and workshops.

www.jonaden.com

Jo Newman Glass

Drawings, prints and kiln formed glass

www.jonewmanglass.com

Kairos Sculpture

Sculpture in stone and design with glass from small domestic to large scale outdoor works. One to one group tuition in sculpture available.

ppotter88@gmail.com

Martin Andrews Glass

Glassblowing workshop and gallery shop

www.martinandrewsglass.com

Mike Allison Printmaking Workshop

www.mike-allison.co.uk

mike.allison10@yahoo.co.uk

07455 286700

Mike creates limited edition engravings that depict Birmingham and the West Midlands. Mike offers courses and workshops in the following original printmaking techniques; linocut, collagraph, engraving, drypoint and monotype. By appointment only.

Natroma & The Natural Soapworks

www.natroma.co.uk

info@natroma.co.uk

Organic goats milk soaps, natural bathing and aromatherapy skincare, formulated and handmade to suit sensitive skin. On-site holistic therapy treatment room offers aromatherapy and sports massage therapy.  Gift hampers and unique gifts available in the shop.

Redhouse Glass Repairs

redhouseglass@hotmail.co.uk

01384 399460

Find out how we can bring your precious treasures back to life. We undertake many types of restoration work.

Redpath Glass

Bespoke architectural and sculptural glass for the home and garden.

www.redpathglass.co.uk

Rich Evans Flameworker

www.facebook.com/rich.evans.56863

07960 878070

A self-taught flameworker specialising in borosilicate implosion pendants, its low coefficient thermal expansion properties creating a huge array of opportunity for colour, shape and form. Through continual discovery and experimentation in coloured glass applications, silver fuming and flame control each unique piece is colourful, intricate and beautiful. 

Rosewindows Stained Glass

www.rosewindows.net

rosewindows@live.co.uk

07986 313838

Rosewindow's stained glass aims to give you a sense of wonder, an experience of unique and timeless beauty. Rosa creates art and contemporary architectural glass. She also repairs and restores traditional windows. Rosa offers weekly classes in stained glass and kiln-work as well as celebratory and therapeutic workshops. Commissions welcome for bespoke wishes. Open at varied times from Tue to Sat.

Stourbridge Glassblowing Studio

Artists producing a diverse range of glass.

Transparent Glass Studio

Architectural glass studio creating bespoke traditional and contemporary glasswork using stained glass.

Vic Bamforth Glass

Distinctive, unique painted and blown works of art glass.

For contact details, visit the Studio section of the Ruskin Glass Centre website.

Workshop 24

www.artworksforchange.co.uk

helen@goodlifecic.org

Bill@goodlifecic.org

Workshop 24 offers people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs the opportunity to join artists Helen and Bill in collaborative, creative workshops held in their accessible studio. A wide variety of topics and media are explored to promote curiosity, conversation and a sense of belonging. Programmes are fun on a regular basis; please phone or email for more information or to commission a project. Visits by appointment only.

Plowden and Thompson

Plowden and Thompson are specialist glass manufacturers of technical glass for the aviation, motor, healthcare, building and other industries.

Stourbridge Glass Museum

Allister Malcolm based at Stourbridge Glass Museum, is one of the regions most diverse artists. View by appointment only.