Glassworks Železný Brod
The High School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Železný Brod / Střední uměleckoprůmyslová škola sklářská Železný Brod
Smetanovo zátiší 470
468 22 Železný Brod
Director: Mgr.A. Jan Hásek
tel.: +420 483 346 162
Glassworks is allocated for the school operation. It has two pots with diameter of 60 cm with electric melting.
Glass melt – crystal and cobalt blue, other colours can be achieved using colour grains, powders and sticking.
Additional heating during work can be provided both in a furnace and glory hole but also locally by a torch. Artworks are annealing in chamber annealing furnaces, larger dimension of showpices are possible.
Besides blowing the glass can be cast to sand.
An experience of this technique is expected.