International Festival of Glass

Festival news

  • Ruskin Glass Centre Lecture Programme

    A brief synopsis of the fantastic and informative array of speakers at this year's Festival, with presentations ranging from dealing with nuclear waste to the glass restorer by Royal appointment to the Queen. More information is in the Festival Programme. Read more

  • Hot Shop Heroes US and Hot Glass Heroes UK

    The inspirational Hot Shop Heroes: Healing with Fire programme was initiated by Dale Chihuly in 2013. The programme works with wounded warriors of the Joint Base Lewis-McChord community in Tacoma, USA. Patricia Davidson, one of the original project leaders, is joining us for the Festival to share the experience and insights gained through the programme. Accompanying her will be Michael Daley, a US veteran who will be demonstrating and working alongside UK participants. Read more

  • Demonstrations and Open Studios

    International Festival of Glass Demonstrations and Open Studios Read more

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