Information: Equipment and Studio Hire

We hope that you will find this section full of useful information, contacts and things that are going on, whether you are an artist, collector, gallery, magazine editor, a student or simply just love glass and are interested in learning more about what is available.

Arabella Marshall

Kiln hire and space for setting up work.

The kiln is from Kilncare and 2 meters long.

My studio is in mid Suffolk (near Framlingham).

Arabella Marshall

Creative Glass Guild

16 Whitehouse Street, Bedminster, Bristol. Somerset. BS3 4AY.
Tel: +44(0)871 200 3389.
Bench and kiln hire.

Creative Glass UK equipment for hire

BVD Flatbed Glass Kiln with Easyvent shelf: max working area of 92x71cm
4x Paragon GL24 Glass Kilns for fusing/ slumping/casting: shelf size up to 55x55cm
Glastar Sandblasting system (max glass size: approx. 60x45cm)
Glastar B12 flatbed grinder with full set of 30cm grinding and polishing discs
Apollo/Taurus Saws
Water Fed Bench Core Drill System
Minor Benchburner with Propane, Oxycon and Annealing Kiln
Various UV lamps:
- hand-held lamp with curing box for UV resin/photopolymer plate
- Metal Halide 600watt lamp for photosensitive emulsions/capillary film
- Letralite 15watt exposure unit for photosensitive UV resist
Full details:

Elin Isaksson Glass

Elin Isaksson Glass
Glass blowing studio hire (discounted rates for weekly&monthly hire) one off hire: £195
Unit 1, Ludgate Alloa FK10 2DE Central Scotland (studio is 5min walk from Alloa train station (1 stop from Stirling) and 40min drive from Edinburgh airport.
Tel: 07968 871439


Mike Rowe
31 Templar Rd, Yate,Bristol,BS37 5TF Yate BS37 5TF S. Gloucestershire
01454 880892

IGF Studios

Integrated Glass Forming. 31 Templar Road, Yate, Bristol. Somerset. BS37 5TF.
Tel: +44(0)1454 880 892

Large Kiln (2.5 x 1.5m), Small Kiln, Spaghetti Kiln Glass Casting Kiln (Small), Glass Saw, Glass Drill, Laminating, Safety Break Coating.

Jackson Fawkes

16a Stafford Mill, London Road, Thrupp. Gloucestershire. GL5 2AZ.
Tel: +44(0)1453 767 234.
Kilns for casting, fusing, slumping, painting,
Facilities for model and mould making.
Coldworking facilities for grinding, polishing, sandblasting, engraving, drilling.

Kiln Hire

Brett Manley hires kiln space, she is based in London

Lead & Light

35a Hartland Road, Chalk Farm, London. NW1 8DB.
Tel: +44(0)20 7485 0997.
Studio hire: bench, sandblasting and kiln facilities available.

National Glass Centre

The Glass Studio, Liberty Way, Sunderland. Tyne & Wear. SR6 0GL.
Tel: +44(0)191 515 5555.
Hot glass studio, cold workshop - sandblaster, linisher, lathe, mould making area, kiln hire.