Session Duration 2 Hours
What’s included in the price?
All you need to bring is a smile. Be prepared for a fun day full of loads of information and fun and learning as well as most importantly glass painting and learning to work with lead tape.
Are YOU looking for something new and exciting? Maybe you want to learn a new hobby? Possibly start a side line business to make some extra money? Is it time to give away thoughtful handmade gifts to loved ones? Join over 1000 other who have booked and attended the Glass Painting workshop this year alone and learn the skill and crafts of Glass Painting and lead work.
Our clients tell us all the time we offer the best crafting workshops in the UK – not to mention the best value.
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This half day taster serves as an introduction to the basic techniques of stained glass and lead foil technique. You will learn how to paint glass and assemble a small panel to take home with you.
No previous experience is necessary so beginners are welcome.
The courses are intended to be an introduction to stained glass providing the first steps to an enjoyable creative pastime or planting the seeds as a subject to pursue further.
The course is designed to enable beginners to the art of stained glass making to learn all of the basic techniques associated with this marvellous craft. And as if that was not enough we also teach all the basics and correct technique of using lead foil to panel.
The lead foil technique, is ideal for decorative panels, sun catchers and mirrors as well as lampshades and other three dimensional work. Lead tape is used to create a seam or pattern on the glass. The workshops are practical and engaging, providing a choice of patterns and a large selection of coloured and textured glass for you. As we work with small numbers the way time is spent is tailored to individual needs. You will go home with your own piece of copper-foiled stained glass.
What you will cover on the day:
Selecting suitable glass
Scoring the glass
Applying lead foil tape
Health and safety
Polishing for display
You will depart the workshop with an incomparable assortment of handcrafted Glass Paintings to proudly display or give away as gifts, as well as the knowledge and confidence to create countless more.