Traditional Stained Glass

COURSE OUTLINE:

Using your own design for a small panel or choose one provided, you will learn how to cut and shape glass, choose your colours and then construct your panel using traditional leaded light techniques. The course will include short demonstrations to the group by the tutor when required, with the majority of the course taking the form of practical progress on your own personal project, and individual guidance from the tutor when required

COURSE PROGRAMME:

Session 1:  Selecting/drawing design; begin cutting and shaping glass

Session 2: Leading up glass pieces; cement first side

Session 3: Cement second side; clean up and finish glass panel

MATERIALS PROVIDED: Design drawings (optional); range of stained glass, tools and all materials required to construct a small panel

EXTRA MATERIALS REQUIRED AND APPROXIMATE COST: None

ADDITIONAL NOTES: Please wear closed in shoes (no sandals); please bring along any sketches or ideas you might have for designs