Welcome to Showcase Glass 

APRIL SPECIAL OFFERS

Throughout the year of 2014 we will be offering a 20.14% discount monthly special.

For the month of April (until Wednesday 30th April) the following special offers will apply:

For the Fusing Enthusiast

20.14% OFF Bullseye STRINGERS

We have most colours available and in stock. We sell our stringers individually, in sets of 5, 10 and 25 and also by the tube. They are available in 1mm and 2mm thickness in most colours with the addition of 0.5mm in black and white as well.

For the Stained Glass Hobbyist

20.14% OFF Lead Came, Morton Strong Line and Copper Reinforcing Strip

We have lead came available in H section in a wide range of widths. We also stock U section and C section.

Morton Strong Line is used for reinforcing both copper foiled and leaded panels.

Copper Reinforcing Strip is used for reinforcing copper foiled panels and functional pieces.

For Both Disciplines

20.14% OFF Glues and Adhesives

This includes 3 types of glue for fusing – Bullseye Glastac, Elmers Glue.All and white craft glue. For fixing mirrors, jewellery bails and other additions we sell 3 types -  E6000, Epoxy Glue and 2-Component Adhesive.

 

NEW GLASS DISCOUNTS

In addition to a monthly special offers running throughout 2014 we are now offering a volume discount on both Fused and Stained Glass.

For our fusible glass we stock a very wide range of Bullseye COE 90 in a host of different sizes.

For our Stained Glass we stock Spectrum, Bullseye and a mix of other manufacturers in a host of different sizes.

The discount structure below is based on your total spend on sheet glass - and can be a mix of both fusible glass and stained glass if required.

New Discount Structure – Volume Spend on Sheet Glass (Fused & Stained)

Spend £100 - 5% Discount

Spend £200 - 10% Discount

Spend £300 - 15% Discount

Spend £500 - 20% Discount


GIFT VOUCHERS

We offer 2 different types of Gift Vouchers at Showcase Glass:

We have Monetary Gift Vouchers - that can be purchased for any amount and can be redeemed against ANYTHING at Showcase Glass including Glass, Supplies and Accessories, Tools, Glassware and gifts and also Workshops and Classes.

We also have Workshop Specific Gift Vouchers - that can be purchased for your workshop of choice. It is then up to the recipient to book at a convenient time suitable for themselves.

These can be sent out by post in a gift envelope if required.

We can take payment in the following ways:

Telephone, Email, BACS Payment, Cheque or in person 

 

2014 WORKSHOPS

Crash Course in Fused Glass – 6 Days over 3 weeks consists of:

Beginners Glass Fusing Course - 2 Day Crash Course

Wednesday 9th & Thursday 10th July 2014 - 11:00 to 17:00

Intermediate Glass Fusing Course - 2 Day Crash Course

Wednesday 16th & Thursday 17th July 2014 - 11:00 to 17:00

Advanced Glass Fusing Course -  2 Day Crash Course

Wednesday 23rd & Thursday 24th July 2014 - 11:00 to 17:00

 

The schedule of workshops for April 2014 onwards is currently being finalised.  If you have specific availability in mind then please email and we will do our best to oblige.

As well as a host of favourite workshops that have proved popular there will also be new ones including more advanced such as ‘Painting with Glass Light’ (using powders) and ‘Reactions and Special Effects.’

Please pre-register your interest in either of the two advanced workshops above by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 

 

 

 

 

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 We are Central Scotlands Premier

Local Glass Supplies Shop

 with an extremely wide range of

Bullseye COE90 Fusible Glass, 

Spectrum Stained Glass

 and a huge range of tools, consumables and accessories.

We are happy to welcome all
ex-customers of RETROGLASS
and are only a 15 minute drive from their old unit

 

Showcase Glass is the place to visit if you are interested in anything GLASS:

FUSED GLASS 

also known as Warm Glass

STAINED GLASS

also known as Leaded Glass

BLOWN GLASS

DECORATIVE GLASS

 

Glass Supplies Shop and Kiln Hire

(Bullseye fusible glass, Spectrum stained glass, glass accessories, glass paints & resin, tools & equipment)

Glass Showroom with a selection of glassware all Handmade in Central Scotland

Workshops

Group Classes and Individual Tuition

Personalised Gifts for Special Occasions
(birthday, new baby, baptism, wedding, engagement, anniversary, retirement)

Fused Glass Commissions welcomed both Domestic & Commercial
(wall art, indoor décor, statement pieces, garden art, awards & trophies)

Hen Parties – have some fun and make the bride a fused glass gift to cherish

Make your own Jewellery

Glass & Jewellery Parties – Hosts Wanted

Kitchen & Bathroom Splash-backs

Corporate Team Building Workshops

Weddings (Unique Gifts, Favours, Hen Parties)

Gift Vouchers Available

Glass Artists Studio – come and see us at work and have a go yourself!!!

 

OPENING TIMES:

Monday - Please Telephone
Tuesday - 12:00 to 17:00
Wednesday - Please Telephone
Thursday - 12:00 to 17:00
Friday - Please Telephone
Saturday  12:00 to 17:00
Sunday - Please Telephone

 

We are open for a minimum of 3 days a week between 12:00 midday to 5:00pm on a Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. These are our FIXED OPENING TIMES.

In addition to the above fixed opening times we will be at the unit various other times during which you are more than welcome to visit the Glass Supplies Shop and Studio. However these will change according to seasonal demand and workshop schedules, fairs, etc.

So to be on the safe side (and save yourself a wasted journey only to find there is nobody at the unit) we strongly advise you to telephone us on 01786 359252 or 07 812 812 812 and check prior to leaving or planning your visit.

If you have a specific request for us to be open at a particular time or date we will do our best to accommodate you.

  

CUSTOMER FEEDBACK

Very enjoyable workshop. Fun and very absorbing! Anyone can create something to be proud of' Nat B  

 'Great studio and good fun. Would recommend to groups of friends for something different to do' Jill M 

 'I recommend this course to anyone. it's the most relaxing, enjoyable class and with great acievement at the end. I would love to return for more. Thank you for a superb time' Diane J 

 'Thoroughly enjoyed the workshop. Found it excellent value for money. Would recommend to anyone!!' Stuart M 

 'Jon was excellent. Very clear in explaining techniques straightforwardly. Very helpful. Nice small group. Relaxed. Tea and mince pies a bonus. Highly recommended' Alison J 

 '10.5 out of 10 - Really nice to be able to 'play' in a workshop atmosphere with no limits - Thank you also for patience and attention shared between all of us' Wendy A 

 'Excellent trainer, accomodated all the students needs. Studio is well set up and equipped. Particularly liked the welcoming cuppa and introductory chat on arrival' Sandra B

 

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BENCH SPACE

Bench Space - Bench space can be hired by the hour or the full day. Previous experience is required.

We offer two types to suit:

Unsupervised : £3.50 per person per hour, or £20.00 for the whole day.

Supervised : £5.00 per person per hour, or £30.00 for the whole day.

This includes use of all hand tools including cutters, running pliers, grozers, circle cutter, etc. It also enables you to use the Morton Cutting Surface, Morton Portable Glass Shop and Morton Circle and Border System to create some stunning designs. It also includes use of the following powered tools should this be required: Solder Iron, Light Box, Grinder, Hand Held Flexible Drill (ideal for drilling small holes for pendants) and Fixed Bench Drill (for drilling holes for clock fittings.) Access to the Taurus Ring Saw – For an additional charge of £5.00 per session you will be able to use this expert piece of equipment to cut out highly intricate and delicate designs. You will need to provide your own blade (which can be purchased from us) which you can use time and time again.

Bench Space can be booked from 10:00am to 5:00pm Tuesday to Saturday. Not available during times we have workshops running. Bookings must be made at least 24 hours in advance by telephone.

 

STUDIO HIRE

Studio Hire - Why not get together with some friends or work colleagues and hire the whole studio for your group (maximum 8 persons.)

There are 2 options available:

Unsupervised : Previous experience is required. £20.00 per hour or £120.00 for the day (8 hours)

Supervised : NO previous experience required: £30.00 per hour or £180.00 for the day (8 hours)

Both options include: Use of all hand tools including cutters, running pliers, grozers, circle cutter, etc. It also enables you to use the Morton Cutting Surface, Morton Portable Glass Shop and Morton Circle and Border System to create some stunning designs. It also includes use of the following powered tools should this be required: Solder Iron, Light Box, Grinder, Hand Held Flexible Drill (ideal for drilling small holes for pendants) and Fixed Bench Drill (for drilling holes for clock fittings.) 

Studio Hire can be booked from 10:00am to 9:00pm Tuesday to Friday and 10:00am to 5:00pm Saturday and Sunday. Not available during times we have workshops running. Bookings must be made at least 24 hours in advance by telephone.

 

EVENING STUDIO TIME

Evening Studio Time - Thursday evenings between 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Cost £3.50 per person, per hour.

This is a great opportunity to get together with other people who share the same passion for glass be it Fused or Stained. Bring your own projects to work on at your own pace, with a qualified member of staff on hand for help and advice.

Bookings must be made at least 24 hours in advance. 

 

PRIVATE TUITION

We are now offering individual Tuition on a One to One and One to Two basis in both Fused Glass and Stained Glass disciplines.

The cost for 1-2-1 tuition is £13.50 per hour with the 1-2-2 tuition being slightly better value at £22.00 per hour.

This needs to be booked at least 24 hours in advance.

 

 

 

 

 

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