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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.

Workshop with maximum 2 students. Students will learn to cut glass and be able to produce either a fused panel size 15cm x 20cm or a fused glass bowl 20cm. A variety of inclusions will be available: copper sheet, wire, frit, stringers and confetti. The fused piece will be fired after the workshop and can be collected or posted. The workshop is suitable for beginners, however, this can be tailored to more advanced techniques such...
Tayside - Next course on 25th April 2019
Fused Glass Classes & Workshops Stained Glass & Glass Fusion with Claire Evans Coastal landscapes and elements are a constant source of creative inspiration for fused glass artist Claire Evans. Suitable for beginners, all the basics of fused glass design will be covered in these workshops; including glass cutting, creating shapes, kiln carving, accessory glass and copper inclusions. Fused Glass Hanging Panel Workshop This one day workshop will enable students to create a fused glass...
Fusing is the new way to create colour in decorative glass. Items can be decorative or useful through using this kilnforming technique. This one-day course will give you information and experience in glass, colour combinations and effects, firing levels and contours. You will be able tocreate some tests and a few pieces to be collected later the next week. The course is led by Marc Peters and Stephen Richard who have a variety of experience...
Suffolk - Next course on 22nd July 2019
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. There...
Online & Shropshire
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...
This course is the next stage along from our introduction to stained glass course designed for anyone who can create lead-light but is keen to learn more techniques and extend their skill set. On this course students will explore more techniques to further their ability to create bespoke lead-lights. This course is led by Steph Brown who will guide you through the design process and then teach you to create imagery on the glass using...
North Yorkshire
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
South Yorkshire
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...