Glass Dagger Workshop with Alison Lowry @ R-Space Gallery, Lisburn [28 April]

Glass Dagger Workshop with Alison Lowry


33
28
April
14:00 - 15:00

 Facebook event page
R-Space Gallery
32 Castle Street, BT27 4XE Lisburn
During this workshop participants will design and produce their own personalised glass dagger, using screen printed enamels and glass frits. The daggers will be taken off site and fired, ready for collection the following day, and will act as a souvenir of the exhibition Re:New Wallace Collection.

About The Artist

Alison Lowry is a glass artist living and working from her studio, ‘Schoolhouse Glass’ in Saintfield.

In 2009 she graduated from the University of Ulster with a first class Honors degree in Art and Design. Since then she has won numerous awards including first place in the category, ‘Glass Art’ at the Royal Dublin Show in 2015 and 2009, the Silver medal at the Royal Ulster Arts Club’s Annual Exhibition in 2010, the Warm Glass Prize in 2010 and 2011 and more recently the Bronze Award at Bullseye Glass’ ‘Emerge’ exhibition. Alison exhibits both locally and internationally and her work is held in several public collections; with the National Gallery of Ireland recently accquiring a large pate de verre vessel for the ‘Contemporary Craft Collection’ and the Arts Council of Northern Ireland recently made a forth purchase for their collection.

All abilities welcome, no previous experience of glass necessary.

16+ yrs

No materials to bring — dress for mess and closed toe shoes please!

Finished product will be non-functional and safe.
Discussion
image
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

The most anticipated events in Belfast :

Ed Sheeran - Boucher Playing Fields, Belfast
Boucher Road Playing Fields Belfast
Belfast Gin Fest
Elmwood Hall
Eric Prydz presents: HOLO - Ormeau Park, Belfast
Belsonic
Psychedelic Funhouse Comes to Belfast - On Sale Now!
Mandela Hall
AVA Festival & Conference 2018
S13 Warehouse
Scooter - 25 Years Wild & Wicked Tour - Belfast
The Telegraph Building
The most popular events in your news feed!