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 two-day course gives an opportunity to explore this traditional craft and to make for yourself a 25cm square flower panel using the leaded technique. There will be a choice of colours to use for the flower and background. You will be able to use ‘etching’ cream to make a frosted pattern on some of the glass. The tutor will provide packs of glass for you to choose from. All the other materials and tools...
Glass applique is perhaps the simplest form of stained glass making, since it involves glueing the glass shapes onto a base sheet of clear glass, rather than connecting each piece with a lead came. Once the panel has all of its pieces glued down, a grout is laid over the entire panels and then wiped away where the glass pieces are set.
You will learn how to make stunning glass panels, how to design your...
On this day long course you will be taught the stages involved in order to produce an item out of stained glass by the TIFFANY method. Suitable for beginners to enable them to move on to more advance projects. In the day students will learn the techniques involved in the stages and useful tips. The courses run with a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 4 students, ensuring you lots of individual tuition.
Yorkshire based Glass artist Caryl Hallet will lead an beginners session from 10am-1pm, learning how to select, cut and join stained glass using copper foiling methods, enabling you to make your own honeycomb light catcher to take home.
Skelton Grange is a beautiful, light eco-building set in a nature reserve with ponds, meadows, woodland, vegetable garden & fruit orchard. If the weather is inviting, you are very welcome to enjoy your lunch or cup of...
Kiln-fired stained glass painting: 1-to-1 in a working studio, focussing on techniques. The contents depend on you. Beginners will want an intensive introduction to the core skills e.g. tracing, shading and highlighting. Those of you with some experience will benefit from learning how things are really done when your living depends on it; also, how to do all your tracing, shading etc. front and back, with water and also oil, in just one firing. Professionals...
Stained Glass Workshop
Spend a day creating your own stain glass creation using the Tiffany method in the beautiful setting of Hanwell Wine Estate in Nottinghamshire. Enjoy trying a new craft, relax in our craft barn which offers the perfect space to inspire your work, while you admire the beautiful countryside outside.
Using the Tiffany foiling method our talented tutor Jennifer will guide you through step by step, explaining each process and develop your skills...
- Next course on 9th February 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...
- Next course on 16th February 2019
Hello, and thank you 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 purpose built studios in beautiful rural Leicestershire.
What is the course?
An Introduction to Leaded Glass designing & making.
Limelight Studios Ltd, Crown House, Main Street, Medbourne, Leicestershire LE16 8DT
About the course.
This is a relaxed and fun introduction to learning...
This course will introduce you to the art of soldering various coloured glass items together and creating decorative window ornaments and hangings. Only your imagination limits what you can produce!
Minimum age 16
Tutor: Martin McAssey.
Martin is a professionally qualified teacher with many years’ experience of teaching stained glass classes.
This is a one day Tiffany stained glass 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...