Beau Nidol run half day courses teaching Fused glass, Tiffany glass, Stained glass and bone carving, We run these courses on a daily basis all year, glass courses are £35.00 and for the fused glass you will need to collect your work the next day.
If you are coming to Bude in the school holidays booking is advisable as we do get very busy, off season courses start at 11am and during the summer they start at 10am or 2pm we also sell glass, bone and driftwood art created in our workshop in Bude.
We specialise in half day and one day workshops, teaching fused glass, Tiffany glass, bone carving and stained glass. Our workshops run every day apart from Sundays.
Children as young as 8 are welcome to do the workshops if accompanied by an adult.
Our fused glass courses are run as required with a max of 4 per course ,each course lasts between 2 and 3 hours and cost £35.00
We allow you to make any design you fancy as long as we consider that it can be made within the time allowed, We do have a set amount of glass that can be used within the course fee so if you wish to do a larger project it may be an extra £5 to £10.
Tiffany glass courses are one of our most popular workshops and take about 3 hours to complete, during this time you are taught how to cut class, wrap it in copper foil and solder your piece together.
The cost is £35.00 per person and we run workshops for 1 to 4 people, the minimum age to take one of these courses is 8. All safety equipment and materials are provided and if you are a family group it is possible to run bone carving and tiffany glass workshops together.
Leaded glass courses run for half a day and are a taster course you will learn how to make a small panel to our design. You will learn to cut glass and lead cane and soldering, the course lasts 2 to 3 hours and costs £35.00.
During a Bone carving and bone jewellery workshop, you will be able to turn your bones into all manner of weird and wonderful objects – or if you prefer – we can use a cow shin bone if you are squeamish. Workshops last about 3 hours, cost £25.
We also make and sell driftwood and fused glass sculptures and wall art.
All our work is handmade and we are approved members of handmade in Cornwall.