The Neon Workshop company are normally based in Yorkshire. Set up by artist Richard William Wheater with the aim of teaching, and exploring neon as a method of expression. The Neon Workshop aim to challenge common expectations of the material and have a dedicated gallery space. Their workshops attract makers, artists and participants from all over the world for specialist workshops and displays.
Learning how to make neon. Transcribe ideas into neon drawings, and learn how to fill the glass forms with gas to make energy saving, 100 percent recyclable light. This is a beginners day course into the art that is Neon.
No previous experience is necessary but by the end of the day you will take home a piece of neon that you have designed and made. Expect mesmerizing demonstrations of cutting, blowing, stretching and fusing. Blow lamps will be provided. Even better than the box set of Breaking Bad.