Celebrating 50 years of Studio Glass worldwide and 400 years of glassmaking in Stourbridge, thousands of visitors come to the Stourbridge Glass Quarter to be amazed and enthralled at the workshops, demonstrations and artists sharing their love for glass during the International Festival of Glass.
The next International Festival of Glass will be August Bank Holiday weekend Friday 23 August to Monday 26 August 2019.
Join some of the most talented glass artists from all over the world as they demonstrate an eclectic and inspiring mix of glass techniques. There will be an exciting programme of workshops, lectures and exhibitions. The Stourbridge Glass Quarter will be alive with family activities including a teenage market, family fun day, lively street entertainment, storytelling, puppet shows, costumed interpreters and a fabulous Festival Finale.
If you are interested in undertaking a self guided walk download the leaflet at Stourbridge Canal & Glass Quarter Heritage Trail.
Accompanying this leaflet is a short film showing some of the highlights from this walk. To view, go to the Crystal Mile Walk on youtube.com/user/dudleymbc
Visit www.ifg.org.uk for more details.