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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.

An introduction to the traditional craft of stained glass. Learn to cut glass and make a stained glass panel. For more experienced students there's an opportunity to design and make your own panel. Suitable for beginners and intermediate level. Max 4 students. Not suitable for pregnant or nursing mothers. 4 week course: Wednesday evening 6pm-9pm 1st May - 22 May (one space available), or, Thursday morning 10am-1pm 2nd May - 23rd May (one space available).
Cheshire - Next course on 16th June 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...
Derbyshire - Next course on 5th October 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....
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...
Lighten up your dark winter nights with Stained Glass, an amazing craft, colourful, decorative and adaptable to many different forms. Due to the enquiries I have received I am now beginning to run Evening classes alongside the successful and ongoing weekend One day weekend classes (see other listing). The evening class is designed to break down the techniques week by week. The normal course covers both "Tiffany" copper foiling and leaded styles. This upcoming set...
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 25th May 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...