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A visit to our felt slipper workshop in Nepal

childrens slippers kathmandu nepal Slippers workshop

Last week I visited Nepal, a country I have been returning almost yearly to since 2009, when I first went as a volunteer.   As well as revisiting the orphanage where I originally volunteered and continue to stay in contact with, I paid a visit to the workshop where our felt slippers are made, in the Kathmandu Valley.   I spent time with Ramji, who leads the team of expert crafters who together produce our range of beautiful animal booties which we sell here in Little Beach Boutique.  I made a short film of him talking me through the process, which...

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Making Glass Beach Huts in our Introductory Workshop

coasters beach huts fused glass glass workshop

I've just finished firing some of the creations made in our February workshop and wanted to share these pieces made by one person who attended- he made several tiles inspired by beach huts and I was really impressed by the different ways he used the glass to create such effective coastal scenes. With a mixture of frit (crushed glass) powders, paper, metal inclusions and stringers (long strings of glass) he has made a beautiful variety of pieces. Our fused glass workshop is for complete beginners but we aim to make four coasters and a wall panel during the day for you to...

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Colourful creations from our fused glass workshop

fused glass glass workshop

Colourful creations from our fused glass workshop

Our first 'Introduction to Fused Glass' workshop in January kicked the new year off to a very colourful start, with complete beginners producing some beautiful pieces which I thought I would share with you. This beautiful boat panel makes the most of some of the wonderful qualities of glass and will look gorgeous in a sunny window with the light shining through it.   This wall hanging makes use of some lovely warm colours and different types of glass for a stunning, sunny effect.  This panel is inspired by the Sussex coast and was fired to quite a cool temperature for a...

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Our first Glass Workshop in Little Beach Boutique

courses glass workshop introduction to fused glass workshop

Learn to make your own fused glass pieces in our fun and creative workshops here in Little Beach Boutique

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