Stained Glass Panel making 2 day course with Jackie Hunt


Duration: 2 days

Price: £125

Run by: Jackie Hunt
at Jackie Hunt Creative Glass Courses

07785512546

Beaminster Masonic Hall
Bridport Road
Beaminster
Dorset
DT8 3LU

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About the Course

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, but these days stained glass is also often used in homes for decoration.

This course will enable you to create your own stained glass panel using the traditional method of combining coloured glass with lead. The panel you make will be suitable to either build into a window or frame as a hanging panel.

The course involves working with coloured, clear and textured glass; learning how to handle and cut glass safely and to 'lead up' a panel.

No experience is needed. This is an informal workshop with a small number of participants and there will be demonstrations and practical help throughout. If you have some experience of making stained glass you can use this course as an opportunity to improve your skills.

The tutor Jackie Hunt is a professional stained glass artist. She has a design training as well as specific training in architectural glass and has taught workshops and evening classes for more than ten years in Dorset, Yorkshire and Cumbria.

Please click through to the website for full details or get in touch via phone or email.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All tools, materials and equipment are provided on these courses and materials costs vary slightly depending on venue (generally £25 for 2 days). Coffee and teas always included and some courses include lunch.



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Fabulous!

I had never done anything like this before, and very little that was practical so it was a challenge.... but over two days we designed our own patterns, cut the glass, stretched the lead and leaded up the cut glass, and soldered it into an a4 size panel.

Ok, so I made it more complicated than is sensible.... and ok so it isnt perfect.. but actually that is the point. It is ALL mine! .... and i can add panels on at the side.

Lots of good experienced help, and I did it at Dillington which was a great location, ( lunches to die for....) and at the end I have a lead panel that gleams in the window :-)

If you have ever even thought of it... do it!

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- - #5579

I really enjoyed the course and I am enormously pleased with the end result. I had never done stained glass before and would recommend it, Jackie is a very good teacher and patient. Great location and warm and friendly people, good grub too.

- - #5553

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 24th March 2018
Tuesday 10th April 2018
Friday 11th May 2018
Monday 25th June 2018
Friday 21st September 2018

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