Learn the techniques used make a stained glass window. On this two day course, you will learn the basics of this ancient art.
Groups of two from the same household or bubble are welcome, please contact me if you would like add someone on to the day.
I will take you on a step by step journey teaching you how to make a small coloured glass panel from a selection of designs.
You will learn how to cut glass accurately, lead up, solder and polish your panel, teaching you techniques that will give you the confidence to go on and work on small projects independently.
Courses are held in my new private garden studio in Bognor Regis. Located in a beautiful, peaceful and flower filled setting, you will be surrounded by inspiration. Many of my students go on to produce individual projects following this course. Follow up courses can be arranged. Tutor: Jan Simpson
20/21 May - Stained Glass
Make a stained glass window using traditional techniques. I will take you through all the processes needed to make a small stained glass panel from a selection of designs.
You will learn how to approach a design, measure, cut and handle glass safely. You will then select your design choice, colours and cut your coloured glass to size ready to assemble using lead. Once assembled, you will then solder, cement and prepare your panel for polishing.
I always keep my groups low with a maximum of 3 students, ensuring plenty of individual attention.
Attendance details will be sent to you once your booking has been confirmed.
If you cannot find a date to suit you please contact me and I will see if I can fit in any new dates or add you to my mailing list to keep you informed.
What to wear -Trousers, flat covered shoes, and layers - temperatures can vary in the studio and if the kilns are on, it can get quite warm.What to bring - If you require glasses for close up work please bring them.
It is advisable that you bring a packed lunch as often, people get too involved to take a full break, however there are supermarkets a 2 minute drive away should you want to pop out and grab something.
Payment for courses is due on booking. - We cannot make exceptions to this rule as we have a high demand for spaces and therefore cannot hold spaces that are not paid for.
Contact me at the studio on 01243 941759 Mobile - 07447406426 Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Children over the age of 15 are welcome but they must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Please note this course is not suitable if you are breastfeeding or pregnant.