Author Archives: Briarlee Rees

Industrial size glass fusing kiln

    Industrial size glass fusing kiln for sale; lease or joint venture     Top hat design, wheel mounted gantry, Bentrup controller and twin tables ( work on one while the other is firing ). Internal working area 1.7 m x 2.9 m x approx 0.3m high. Max. Temp 850 C.  Built by Wilber […]

NZSAG Members Show 2017

Dear NZSAG Members, We are excited to announce this years members show will be held in Whanganui at New Zealand Glassworks from the 1st of December 2017 to the 31st of January 2018. This is a great opportunity for you all to showcase your work and to exhibit in a new glass dedicated gallery in […]

Book Sale!

To celebrate our 100th digital newsletter we are selling out the New Zealand Glass Art book $26.50 inc delivery. If you don’t have a copy-you need this book! If you already have it, grab a back up or gift to a friend! This is your last chance to purchase and stocks are limited. The order […]

Glassblowing Plant and Equipment FOR SALE

  Glassblowing Plant and Equipment for sale: all together or individually.   Complete Hot-shop equipment ready to hook up and run, with lots of back-up spares. Stadelman Electric 300 lb (136 kg) Totally refurbished furnace….refractory, back-up insulation, New Moly elements, spare Watlow computer SLR, and Manual, instructions and back up parts. $35,000 (new $52,000). Large […]

New Committee

SAY HELLO TO YOUR NEW COMMITTEE      They are: Carmen Simmonds – President ( Stephanie Benge – Treasurer ( Lisa Mak – Secretary ( Briarlee Rees – Newsletter Editor ( Scott Redding – Exhibition and Catalogue Co-ordinator  Philip Stokes – Committee Member Fran Anderton – Committee Member Mark Schafer – Website ( Sofia Athineou – Facebook Admin John and Frances Hanson – Easter Show Convenors   We are grateful that Mark Schafer will continue to update members’ […]

Easter Show 2017

It’s time to start planning for the 2017 Easter Show, which is New Zealand’s largest art competition. Over 135,000 people attended last year’s event, providing a wonderful opportunity for our members to showcase their work. If you would like to be involved, there are two main categories: Decorative & Sculptural; plus Wearable Glass (2 for 1 entry in wearable glass). The […]