Classes and tuition by Guest Artists

We hope to resume classes in early 2021. We will strive to run the classes in a safe style while taking in to account government /medical recommendations.

At the moment these will include,

Taking students temperature when entering the studio

Recording students accommodation address

Use of antibacterial hand gel in all areas

Reducing class numbers to 10 to allow for social distancing

Bench service of hot/cold drinks

Free supply of both face masks for all staff and students

Regular cleaning of toilets throughout the day

 Classes & Tuition in Lampwork & Hot Glass We will be running classes throughout the year held in our fantastic studio in Rudston, East Yorkshire.

Our new studio is equipped with Nortel Mid-range plus torches as well as Nortel Minors , GTT Bobcats and GTT Crickets. The studio is well lit and has full disabled access and toilet. The studio is a large 170m2 area with access to torches, kilns and all the tools within easy reach.

 We also like to advertise classes and tuition days held in other studios in other parts of the country , please check all the details as they may not be at Tuffnell Glass premises, please contact the class tutors directly for more details.

There are lots of places to stay, B&B's , Hotels , Camp-sites and Caravan Parks. Bridlington is only 3 miles away by road so you can make a seaside break while visiting .Travelling to our Rudston studios by road and rail is very easy. If you are travelling by train you will find we are only 3 1/2 hours from London and 4 1/2 hours from Edinburgh. If you arrange accommodation in Bridlington and need transport on the morning of the class to the studios we are able to pick you up if you let us know in advance.


Honey & Hive Cottages on the edge of Rudston Village Honey & Hive have offered all our students an exclusive discount package deal on a two night stay, please contact them directly for more details and bookings.

Bestworth House, 01262 262728 is a bed and breakfast in the historic old town of Bridlington

Field House Air B&B , Tel 07376165095 is a B&B in the small village of Langtoft

Marine View Guest House,Scarborough offers a 10% discount for 2 nights or more stays for our students.Tel 01723 361864

The Ferns Farm , 01262 678961

LateRooms , a website for booking rooms everywhere

Smoothound , a website including many local B&B's and hotels in the area

Thorpe Hall , 01262 470292 is a lovely caravan and camp site with Holiday cottages within walking distance of us within the grounds of Thorpe Hall.

The Seacourt Boutique Guest House, on Marina Drive in Bridlington with sea views. Tel 01262 400872

Wolds View Holiday Cottage, A 1 bedroom holiday cottage in Rudston, 1 minutes walk from our studio. Tel 01262 420747

The Broadfield Hotel, 18 Shaftsbury Road , Bridlington, YO15 3NW.Tel 01262 677379

The Jasmine Guest House, 27-29 Richmond Street, Bridlington. Tel 01262 676608

The Wold Cottage Country House. Wold Newton, Driffield , Tel 01262 470696

Blacksmiths Cottage , Kilham , Tel 01262 420822

Marston Inn , Bridlington, Tel 01262 602834

The Schofield Guest House, 47-49 Marshall Avenue , Bridligton. Tel 01262 673133

 Mont Millais Guest Accomodation. Bridlington , Tel 01262 601890

The Old Vicarage, Boynton, tel 01262 679407 or email