Sand Engraving and Carving

BarryTSand engraving and sand carving, also known as sandblasting, is a technique used since glass as an art medium was first used. Sandblasting into glass creates a three dimensional effect which gives life, effect and tone to clear glass. It can be used for signage, to decorate room dividers, corporate logos, certificates and awards, and special gifts. 


Sandblasting – BEGINNERS

Tutor: Barry Richters

Saturday & Sunday 9.00am to 4pm – 2 day course

Choose from a number of beginner designs to create your sandblasted piece. Each of these designs will teach the necessary skills and techniques needed to go onto more advanced projects. 

Numbers: Minimum 3 with maximum of 5

Prerequisite: No experience necessary.

Cost: $230.00 – includes all materials.


Sandblasting – INTERMEDIATE

Tutor: Barry Richters

Tuesday  6:30 to 9:30 pm (4 weeks)

  • ILCS1: 6 February to 26 February  CANCELLED Insufficient numbers 
  • ILCS2: 6 March to 27 March  Enrol in course

This combined course is for those who want to continue in a class environment with a tutor available for assistance. Barry can help with your  sandblasting project; repairing a leadlight or copperfoil piece or extending your leadlight or copperfoil techniques. 
Materials are not included in the cost and will need to be purchased separately. Projects are of your own choosing and you can work at your own pace.

Numbers: Minimum  6 with maximum of 8

Prerequisite: Completion of Beginner course for sandblasting glass.

Cost: $85.00 – materials not included.