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.
About my workshops…be careful, it may be addictive!
The workshops are for beginners and intermediates, the one day workshops being more for beginners.
There are various types, please see my website.
Workshops for 2019:
Leaded and garden panels 13 /14 July
Leaded panels 5 / 6 October
Christmas (or not!) decorations - copper foiling and mosaic 2/3 November
Christmas (or not!) decorations - copper foiling and mosaic 16/17 November
The most popular workshops are:
A lovely day awaits you making yourself a beautiful glassy sun-catcher.
Workshops are aimed at beginners upwards and tuition is worked around individual skill levels with small class numbers (maximum 4) ensuring help is always to hand.
Using the stained glass copper foil method favoured by ‘Tiffany’ my aim is for you to have a fun and relaxing crafting day out. Amaze those at home when you wow them with your unique glassy creation.
The beginners stained glass course is designed for those who have little or no skills in cutting glass. The aim being to finish a piece roughly A4 size with 10-15 pieces of glass. There will be help with design, if necessary, and choice of colours. Students are taught to cut glass, use the grinders, tape up their pieces and then solder them together and finish with patina etc. The course is aimed to give a...
Come and learn the traditional copper foil method of creating pieces. You will have a fun and relaxing workshop learning a new skill and creating a lovely suncatcher. There will be plenty of designs and wonderful glass to choose from.
The course is suitable for beginners and each stage is demonstrated with help given wherever required.
Refreshments provided all day.
Class sizes are limited to six to ensure that everyone has plenty of attention and...
Come along to the Forest of Dean and spend the day with me in my workshop, creating a small stained glass window using the copper foil technique. Learn the skills of cutting glass, soldering, foiling and edging in lead. You will finish with a colourful window panel to display in your home.
The class starts at 9.30 (or can be 10am if you have further to travel - just let me know if you prefer...
- Next course on 12th October 2019
Tutor: Martin McAssey.
Martin is a professionally qualified teacher with many years’ experience of teaching glass classes.
This is a one day glass painting workshop based in Martin's studio at the learning centre at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in Sheffield. This workshop is for beginners as well as the more advanced student, the workshop is run with a maximum of ten students ensuring that each student receives individual attention. Each student has use of a workbench...
Hello, and thanks for your interest in taking one of my weekend classes on how to make a traditional leaded glass window. I hold regular classes throughout the year from my professional stained glass studio in beautiful rural Leicestershire.
This is a fun and friendly introduction to learning all the skills you will need to design and make your very own A4 size coloured leaded window 21 x 29cm. Students can choose from a selection...
This is a one day workshop for beginners. You will learn to cut glass safely and competently, grind glass, copper-foil, solder and finish your project to take home. By the end of the day you will have created a beautiful stained glass light catcher (see images) to hang in a bright window. There are patterns for you to choose from in the studio and you will get plenty of help and support throughout the day...
Learn the basic skills of stained glass (leaded lights) in a day and leave with your 20cm square panel to keep. Maximum three people (reductions are available for group booking).
! Not suitable for children or pregnant women !
The course is taught in a small dedicated stained glass studio, at our rural home, all the tools and materials are provided to learn the basic skills of stained glass so that by the end you...
This two day course is suitable for beginners and for those who have some experience in Mosaics. The course begins at 10.00 am and finishes at 4.00pm on both days . Numbers are limited to 4 students to allow for maximum personal tuition. The course is designed to be a relaxing, therapeutic experience and students can expect to leave with a completed piece on the second day. Set in a beautiful green space in the...