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.
This is a practical course aimed at anyone wanting to learning the technical skills to make their own leaded stained glass panel. You will work through a series of methods and techniques to create your piece which you will take home at the end of the day.
- Cutting glass to fit a design,
- Fitting the glass and lead together into the design
- Soldering the lead
- Cementing the finished panel
Suitable for all levels
Create a unique and unusual hanger using the mosaic/applique method. Choose from a variety of pattern ideas, or design your own!
Less intensive than our leaded courses, but just as creative. Learn how to cut glass, use grozing pliers, heat gun and adhesive to create your own panel to take home after grouting.
The art of stained glass uses sharp glass, chemicals and lead – please be aware that the course...
ONE DAY GLASS FUSING COURSE
£100 Plus Materials
This course involves tuition in glass cutting and pattern making.
Through the day you will learn about different types of glass, moulds and kiln firings.
You will learn to make coasters, a glass hanging, a bowl and jewellery.
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...
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...
Combine traditional glass painting with lead work. You will create a small stained glass panel to take home and some samples. Open to both beginners and those with experience.
Day 1 – Learn the basics of stained glass painting using black/brown tracing colour. Experiment with mark making techniques such as shading, sgrafitto and applying texture. Learn how to cut glass safely and produce a simple design of your own made up of several pieces.
A stained glass beginners day course - London
Taught by glass artist Richard Paton, who has over 20 years experience making and teaching the stained glass beginners class.
Each student will leave the day having learnt how to make a stained glass panel -to their own design- to be hung in a window at home. After the course you will be able to set up at home and practice your new hobby, a few have...
Learn stained glass in a working studio in this weekend workshop. Taught by Rachel Mulligan, an award winning professional stained glass artist with over twenty years experience. Only the finest quality mouth-blown glass is used, as Rachel believes that if you start with the best materials you will end up with a superior art work. A maximum of four students can be accommodated at a time. 10am-4pm.
Please get in touch for more details.
We offer this technique-based glass painting course for those who wish to learn the correct ways to use traditional stained glass painting tools and materials to achieve the best results.
What does the course cover?
You will learn how to mix paints, which brushes to use, how to trace, matt and shade your design and how to fire the paint and silver stain on to the glass.
You will get to grips with this process...
- Next course on 28th September 2019
Join a two day stained glass workshop at ArtisOn, Masham, with Jackie Hunt.
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,...
Come along and join one of our evening classes and learn the art of traditional stained glass techniques. This 6 week evening course is suitable for beginners or for those who would like to brush up on their skills and develop their own projects. The course will provide you with an in depth knowledge and experience of both traditional lead work and copper foil techniques. Attendance is one evening per week with flexible dates throughout...