Creative Arts and conservation crafts
Skillway offers a wide range of different creative art disciplines, including pottery, 2D art, moulding, silk printing, modroc, weaving, leatherwork, decorative techniques such as egg painting and Christmas decorations, wirework and many more. Skillway tutors are encouraged to undertake various personal projects which may include making dream catchers, garden ornaments and wall hangings. Specific specialisms include :
Stained Glass Students are provided with the opportunity to apply different methods of cutting and shaping glass. They are introduced to the use of various types of fixings and joining including lead work and copper foiling. Skillway tutors are encouraged to undertake various personal projects which may include making light catchers, garden ornaments and wall hangings. An emphasis is placed on the general understanding of the safety issues related to working with glass throughout the course.