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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.

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....
ONE DAY COPPER FOIL Discover stained glass on this one day taster session. 24th February 2019 9th June 2019 8th December 2019 This workshops it suitable for complete beginners or those more experienced who need a refreshing on their cutting, designing or foiling skills. We will start from the very beginning, learning how to cut glass, grind it, etc. We'll go through the whole process of copper foiled stained glass making:​​ -Designing for stained glass...
Enjoy learning the art of traditional stained glass and make something exciting and decorative for your home or garden? This 2 day beginners weekend course will teach you both traditional lead techniques and copper foil methods. Choose from a selection of coloured opaque and transparent glass for your design to create light catchers and hangings for your home or garden. Learn how to cut and grind glass, solder using a range of decorative techniques to...
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...
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...
Join a two day stained glass workshop in Beaminster. Come and try your hand at this traditional craft—all materials and tools provided; no experience needed; small groups ensure personal attention; everyone will leave with a finished panel. Stained Glass is an ancient art of using colour and light to create atmosphere and to depict images and stories. Traditionally, stained glass windows tend to be associated with cathedrals, churches and country houses, but these days stained...
This 2 day weekend beginners course will provide you with an in depth knowledge and experience of stained glass techniques. The emphasis will be on practical work which will cover all aspects of both traditional lead and Tiffany copper foil techniques. Students will have the opportunity to make and complete their own stained glass panel to take home. Courses are held throughout the year and are limited to a maximum of 4 students.
Norfolk - Next course on 26th March 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...
TWO DAY TRADITIONAL STAINED GLASS WORKSHOP WEEKDAYS 10am-4pm £150.00 plus materials An in depth introduction into leaded work. You will complete a leaded window/hanging/mirror of you own design (300x500mm approx).The course involves learning about pattern making, glass cutting, leading and soldering. Bring in any ideas you have. DATES ARE ONGOING FOR THIS WORKSHOP. WEEKDAY GLASS WORKSHOPS Come and be part of a working glass studio and learn to make something beautiful. These workshops can run...
Discover the world of glass art in a relaxing short course over two days, in our new purpose designed glass teaching studio. Choose from stained glass, either traditional leaded or copper foiled, or try your hand at glass appliqué, which is similar to mosaic. Our small class sizes mean that you’re assured of the guidance that you need to make good progress and to take away a decorative panel to be proud of. (More experienced...