Learn basic stained glass techniques and walk away with a small glass art piece, ready to hang, in this three-session series. This class will cover all the basic steps needed to make a small stained glass hanging using a combination of copper foil and leaded glass techniques. Skills covered will include: tracing master drawing for patterns, using pattern shears, cutting sheet glass, using a glass grinder, and soldering with an iron. This accessible project is a great way to get comfortable with some basic tools and processes of stained glass, whether you’re interested in pursuing the medium further or are just looking for a fun project-based class.
This 3 session course begins on Wednesday January 17th and continues on the following Wednesdays, January 24th and 31st. Please confirm with your schedule that you will be available to attend each session.
All the tools necessary to complete this project will be provided, including glass cutters, grinder, fid/lathekin and pattern shears.
All materials and consumables will be provided, including 60/40 Solder, sheet glass, flux, pattern paper, 7/32 copper foil, and finishing wax.
Skills covered will include tracing a master drawing for patterns, using pattern shears, cutting sheet glass, using a glass grinder, and soldering with an iron.
Dani first began Making in the house her grandparents lived in during her childhood on Brighton Place in Arlington Heights, Illinois. She attributes her creativity and passion for making to her family and the skills they shared including sewing, quilting, stained glass, graphic design, painting, drawing and photography. More than anything, she strives to continue these legacies and share her knowledge with others.
A NOTE ABOUT CLASS SIZE
Classes are limited to 4 students to ensure lots of hands-on time with the tools and personal attention from the instructor. If the class is sold out but you’re still interested in this particular class, we can add your name to a waitlist and will contact you if a ticket becomes available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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