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Stained glass courses

Stained glass courses, classes and workshops are taught all across the UK and remain a popular craft. Stained glass courses for beginners as well as experienced glass artists. Stained glass courses cover glass scoring and cutting, soldering (usually using copper foil), leading and assembling as well as the exploring of beautiful design, colour and use of light. If you have ever been inspired by one of the numerous examples of stained glass on show in churches and buildings across the UK, stained glass could be perfect course for you.

£65
Derbyshire
A relaxed and rewarding experience in learning the basics of Stained Glass making which includes glass cutting, copper foiling and soldering. You will choose pieces from a selection of coloured glass & learn how to put them together using the copper foil technique as made famous by Louis Comfort Tiffany. The class lasts approximately 4 hours depending on how many are in the class (maximum 6) during which time you will make two lightcatchers to...
£130
Cheshire - Next course on 21st March 2019
Copper-foiling is used as an alternative to lead came, giving a similar effect often for more delicate and detailed indoor projects such as mirror surrounds, wall hangings, smaller panels and light catchers of any shape. In this course you will learn to cut and grind glass in to accurate shapes, before choosing your glass from our large and varied range of glass colours. You will be taught the art of copper-foiling and soldering in joining...
£95
Derbyshire - Next course on 22nd March 2019
Design and make your own mosaic. Explore traditional or contemporary approaches using beautiful glass and ceramic tiles. Potential projects include a decorative panel, mirror frame, trivet or house number/name. An inspirational slide show is followed by instruction on materials and shaping techniques. A design session will help you develop your own creative project in the style and material of your choice. You are welcome to work from your own design or one provided by Zantium....
£140
West Sussex
We are running courses throughout the year, our studio based in the heart of the South Downs national park, at Amberley Museum surrounded by traditional crafts and attractions, admission charges will not apply to attend our course, to make a provisional booking please contact us. What you will learn. On the one day decorative lead light course. Learn how to draw / design and cut glass, then assemble your decorative glass panel. On the one...
£85
Kent - Next course on 17th March 2019
This is a one day introduction to Stained Glass. On the day you will learn to measure for future stained glass projects. Cut glass, stretch lead, solder and cement a panel approx. A4 size. There are many aspects of stained glass but once you have mastered the basics you will be captivated by the possibilities - which are endless! Classes are kept small to ensure plenty of one to one tuition and that you complete...
£190
Derbyshire - Next course on 28th September 2019
Design and construct your own stunning leaded light panel. A practical workshop for those with some basic experience who wish to develop their skills and learn the traditional method of leadwork. Over the 2 days you will have the opportunity to make an original leaded panel with a surface area of approximately 1 square foot. A choice of templates are provided with the option to design your own if you prefer. Lilian will take time...
£190
Derbyshire - Next course on 2nd May 2019
This colourful workshop provides a perfect introduction to the creative and practical aspects of stained glass and is suitable for complete beginners. The focus is on learning basic skills such as cutting, grozing and soldering which can then be put into practice as students develop their own projects. Over the 2 days you will complete 2 or 3 small copper-foiled light catchers to take home. A choice of templates are provided with the option to...
£105
East Sussex
I am offering one day courses in my workshop, which is situated in one of the few remaining, working mews in Hove. Lots of character! I have been making mirrors and working with glass since 1991 and thought it would be fun to offer one to one tuition to anyone who likes the idea of learning the basics of copperfoiling stained glass. You will learn the techniques needed to make a small mirror, or stained...
£80
London
This workshop is perfect for the beginner. In your small group you will be guide through the traditional techniques of the craft; cutting and shaping glass, leading soldering and cementing. Expect a fully immersive stained glass experience and a unique and wonderful stained glass panel to take home with you. your class will be taken by local artist Jamie Owens.
£165
Norfolk - Next course on 26th January 2019
The leaded light / stained glass window course is aimed at beginners and those who have had some experience and wish to improve. Numbers are limited to three people per course to maintain good quality teaching. If after the course you decide to take it up as a hobby, get the equipment, start a project and get stuck with something, you are always welcome to visit the workshop to work your ideas through. A comprehensive...