The stained glass class at The Crafty Potter is aimed at beginners who want to start a new hobby or try something new. We use the copper foiling method to make 1-2 small hangers. Classes run everyday except Monday's, 10-4pm
In the workshop you will learn ...
Tools & equipment needed for glass staining
How to cut, groze & grind glass (straight, curvy & circles)
How to apply copper foil
How to use flux
Basics of soldering
The workshops are Suitable for Adults & Children over 16 years.
We have a maximum of 3 persons per class.
Please wear closed toed shoes for this class.
UNFORTUNATLEY THIS CLASS IS NOT SUITABLE FOR PREGNANT OR BREAST FEEDING WOMEN-due to the lead in the solder.
Welcome & a brew!
The Day starts by picking a design from our patterns.
The morning is then spent cutting, shaping and grinding the glass pieces. You will have time to practice before starting on your design.
We have a small break for lunch-bring a packed lunch or you may purchase lunch from any of the food outlets within the centre.
Is spent assembling your creation, first applying the copper foil, then getting to grips with the soldering process.
Dependant upon your design we then add wire, beads or glass paint to complete your creation.
Your creation/s can be taken home the same day.
Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.
use of the studio tools
All materials included, no hidden extras
Tea, coffee & Biscuits throughout the day
6 hours (flexible times to suit)
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