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One Day Stained Glass Courses Frome, Somerset - Beginners and Returners ( 9yrs+ child suitable )

One Day Stained Glass Courses Frome, Somerset - Beginners and Returners ( 9yrs+ child suitable )

Course Provider: Le Breton Traditional

Contact Name: Matthew Le Breton

Telephone: 07968944121

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Address:
The Welsh Mill
Park Hill Dr
Frome
Devon
BA11 2LE

Course Length: One day weekend class

Price: £76

5 star rating, 2 reviewers.

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Course Start Dates
Saturday 30th September 2017
Saturday 28th October 2017
Saturday 25th November 2017
Saturday 9th December 2017

Description:

Try the beautiful craft of stained glass. Colourful, inspiring, and fascinating. The courses are aimed at beginner to intermediate level and are student led, that is you chose what you would like to make rather than being given a limited range of choices. This is the list of ongoing classes running at The Welsh Mill Hub, Park Hill Drive, Frome.

Stained Glass is an amazing craft, colourful, decorative and adaptable to many different forms. This course is student led, encouraging you to pursue the area of your interest. The course includes both "Tiffany" copper foiling and Leaded styles. There is also the provision for doing glass painting, silver staining and enamelling (such painted work needs to be fired after the class, for incorporation into a piece in a subsequent class or as a single piece which can be delivered). You can create panels, lamps or candle holders, clocks, mirrors, hanging pieces or set glass into a display stand. Bring your own ideas! You can contact to discuss by email the practicality of attempting a particular piece before the class.

If you are buying as a present for a loved one or friend then get in touch to discuss the details.

There are tea making facilities and toilets although you will need to bring your own packed lunch. Numbers are limited to 8 at the maximum so book ahead to ensure that you are able to get on the course. Children over the age of 9-16yrs can attend with an adult and are half price (£38). Due to the care needed when handling lead (particularly for children) I have specific arrangements and procedures in place to ensure full safety at all times.

DATES Winter to Spring 2017....

FROME WORKSHOPS 9.30am-4.30pm
WELSH MILL HUB

2017 Autumn classes

Saturday September 30th
Saturday October 28th
Saturday November 25th
Saturday December 9th

See past classes examples of work on our Facebook page via the link above.
Note that I will also be running classes in Bradninch nr Exeter on the Sundays. Check my other listing on this craft courses site.

What's included in the price?

Course fee of £76 (£38 for children) covers a one day weekend class. Materials and tools are provided (additional charge may be made for "epic" projects, or special materials but will be discussed fully in advance) please bring your own Stanley knife if you have one.

Please bring an apron or "workshop" clothes no open toed sandals or open topped boots. If you have you own tools do bring them but mark them clearly as your own.

Teas and coffee are supplied but you will need to bring your own packed lunch.


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Absolutely loved the course. An excellent introduction in to the world of Stained Glass.
Matthew is a great and enthusiastic teacher. Having already been on a glass fusion course last year, I feel that I picked up so much more from my day with Matthew. In particular, thanks to some great tips I am now so much more confident and accurate at cutting glass.
I left the day with a lovey piece and I am now truly hooked. I can't wait for another day of stained glass and I'll be booking my wife on to the next course. I recommend this course for anybody with an interest in glass.
Thank you Matthew

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Did this excellent course yesterday and couldn't wait to get started at home!! Matt is excellent as a teacher as he is very patient and gives time to each person in the class ensuring everyone benefits from his endless knowledge. He had lots of tips and tricks to pass on which was great especially ideas on keeping the cost of things under control as my reason for doing the course was to make things to sell for charity so cost effectiveness was very important.
Would recommend this course to anyone wanting to have a go at Stained Glass but be warned it is addictive and you will want to do more.

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