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Hands on Glass Engraving Workshop

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National Museum of Ireland: Decorative Arts & History

Benburb Street

Dublin 7

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GLASS ENGRAVING CLASS at the NATIONAL MUSEUM OF IRELAND

COURSE TUTOR: Wilhelm Vernin

COURSE LEVEL: Beginners – advanced

COURSE DATES & TIMES:

Wednesday 4th - Sunday 8th April

5 days, 10am - 4.30pm

COURSE INCLUDES:

Group and individual tuition
All materials
Use of facilities, tools and equipment

Does not include refreshments, parking fees

COURSE DETAIL

Learn or improve your engraving technique, develop your own style and explore relief cutting and intaglio as well as tonal variation and cameo work.

Work with lathe mounted Diamond wheels to develop confidence in selecting, orienting and using the wheels.

Refine use of various polishing wheels and materials

Work with overlaid coloured glass for exploring deep engraving for portraiture and figurative work.

Time on the course will be divided between technical exercises, course work and your own projects.

Biography of Instructor Wilhelm Vernim

Wilhelm Vernim was trained as a glass engraver and designer at Zwiesel Glass Skills College in Germany, and continued his training as a Master in Glass Engraving at Zwiesel. He also studied painting with Tom Buechner, and engraving with Jiři Harcuba, and kiln casting with Max Jaquard. He has taught engraving and cold working classes at the Glass Skills School at Rheinbach, Hadamar, Bild-Werk-Frauneau in Germany, The Glass Furnace in Turkey, and IKA-Mechelen in Belgium and the Corning Museum of Glass. Wilhem was also the curator of the Josef Welzel retrospective in the glass museum Rheinbach, Frauenau and Gernheim from 2014 – 2016

He is currently working as a freelance artist and teacher.

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