Glass Workshops

We hold a number of glass workshops during the year.  Full day fused glass workshop for adults, two day stained glass workshop for adults and during school holidays and Saturdays  we offer 90 minute glass tile workshops for all ages.   Other times you can book private parties and school visits. Check out the shop for availability

Friday and Saturday are

Drop in Workshop

Friday and Saturdays are drop in days to make a special piece, book on line 

There is a choice of the below items

12 x 10 cm window hanger  £15

18cm deep bowl  £25

4 x 30cm wish stick  £15

I have plenty of Tea, Coffee, Juice and Sweets.

Work is available to collect a week later after it has been fired

Look forward to seeing you.

Stained Glass Workshops

This is a two day workshop

You will finish the workshop with a 30cm x 30cm leaded panel to your own design

You will learn how to make a cartoon, cut glass, lead, solder and cement. We also have time available to fuse and make glass to incorporate into your panel

2 days £220.00 per person  Click here to book

Our workshops are limited to maximum 4 students, which allow plenty of time for tuition and space for a wide choice of glass and materials. 10.30am to 4pm including lunch , tools and all materials.


Make a Kiln carved Cheese Board

Make a kiln carved cheese board

10mm thick cheeseboard kiln carved with your design, this is a 2 hour workshop, work will be available for collec the following week. 

£60  Click here to book

Fused glass picture 90 x 30cm workshop

10.30 to 1.30  £190

In this workshop you will draw with enamels and colour with frit and powders.  

Plan and draw your design then transfer to glass.  Price includes all materials, refreshments, firing and stand off brackets.

£190  Click her to book

Private Party

Custom Event, We offers a variety of custom event options. Consider Crushed Chilli for your next party, team building event, bachelorette party, group meeting, or for any occasion you want to bring your friends and family together to for a creative group experience - Make Glass Art Together!

We offer a variety of art class-style Birthday Party options for your young artist, £15 per person/item.  Minimum of 7 maximum of 15.  Includes refreshments for everyone and lolly s.  Contact  to book

Have a look at Flickr for more images

School Visits

We have had school visits to the gallery and we have also visited schools with our glass. The workshops last one hour and students make a fused glass panel. We can incorporate your current art studies, ie Aborigine arts, Butterfly's, fish and more. The students will experiment with colour and the different forms of glass to create a hanging sun catcher of their own design. Great for all ages.

Work is available approximately 7 days after firing.

Please contact for further details.

Health and Safety

We have full insurance cover and health and safety risk assessment.

Recent schools for reference are

Lanchester EP School, Finchale Primary, Newton Hall Primary, Esh School,St Johns Chappel. Childon Primary, Barley Mow, Oxclose Primary, Shincliffe Primary, Durham 6th Form, Durham University,

Lots more images on Flickr page.