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Arched Stained Glass Panel
1 PLACE REMAINING

Design and make a beautiful arched topped stained glass panel using coloured glass, lead cames, solder and leaded light cement. Learn all the skills required to make a unique panel and take it home with you at the end of this two day course. Students are encouraged to bring along ideas for their own panel design but your tutor can provide these for those students who are unsure.

*Some glass experience is preferred for this workshop.
 
Tutor will provide all materials for this workshop. This cost is included in your fee.

A picnic lunch will be provided.


Date Wednesday 18th & Thursday 19th May 2022
Tutor Jennifer Brewer
Time 10.00am – 4.00pm
Ref 3021
Fees £180
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The images above are of work made by students on previous workshops

Creative Glass Fusing
C
urves, Waves and Dishes

An informative and creative workshop in Fused Glass.

Learn the difference between a full fuse and tac or contour fusing.

Create a fabulous piece of artwork  for each using appropriate coloured glass and inclusions.

Tac fused piece;  Choose between two freestanding 3D shapes, either a curve 'C' shape – approximately 21cms wide x 13cms tall x 5cms deep  OR  a wave 'S' shape – approximately  24cms wide x 13cms tall x 3.5cms deep.

Full fused piece;   A fabulously functional, rectangular dish with optional copper inclusions.  Finished size approximately  23cms x 12cms x 2cms.

Along the way you will learn how to cut and handle glass safely and the general principles of glass fusing.

You will be interpreting your own designs with advice and guidance for the best results from the tutor.

Note: Your work will be taken back to the tutor’s studio for firing; first to fuse and then to slump (bend) into shape. Your finished pieces will be returned to Westhope for collection in approximately 2 weeks.

Tutor to provide all materials and safety equipment. Students will be provided with enough materials to make 1 x freestanding glass curve or wave shape and one rectangular dish.

This cost is included in your course fee.

This workshop is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

A picnic lunch will be provided.

Date Tuesday 24th May 2022
Tutor Jill Bagnall
Time 10.30am – 3.30pm
Ref 3069
Fees £85
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The images above are of work made by students on previous workshops

Creative Glass Fusing
COURSE FULL

Create a large, free-standing and fabulous piece of 3D artwork, using appropriate coloured art glass and inclusions. Along the way you will learn how to cut and handle glass safely and the general principles of glass fusing.

You will be interpreting your own design with advice and guidance for the best result from your tutor.

You will make a 3D free-standing fused glass wave 's' shape, perfect to catch and play with light. Finished size approx. 40cms wide x 15cms tall x 4cms deep.

Note: Your work will be taken back to the tutor’s studio for firing; first to fuse and then to slump (bend) into shape. Your finished piece will be returned to Westhope for collection in approximately 2 weeks.

Tutor to provide all materials and safety equipment. Students will be provided with enough materials to make 1 x glass wave form. This cost is included in your course fee.

This workshop is suitable for both beginners and improvers.

A picnic lunch will be provided.

Date Saturday 25th June 2022
Tutor Jill Bagnall
Time 10.30am – 3.30pm
Ref 3068
Fees £85
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Painted Stained Glass Panel - 3 Day Course

An exciting three day workshop where you will design and make a beautiful, painted and stained glass panel.

Learn how to combine coloured glass, glass paints, lead cames, solder and leaded light cement to create a unique panel to take home.

Day one; Learn how to create a simple design template for your panel and then how to safely cut coloured and textured glass to fit.

Day two; Learn how to mix and apply black and brown stained glass paints. You will start by practising on spare pieces of glass before using these techniques on several of the cut  pieces from your design. These pieces will be fired in the glass kiln overnight making the painted detail permanent on your glass.

Day three; Assemble all of your prepared glass pieces and lead these together to form your unique panel. This will be ready to take home at the end of your workshop.

*Some glass experience is preferred for this workshop.

Tutor will provide all materials for this workshop. This cost is included in your fee.

A picnic lunch will be provided on each day of the course.

 

Date Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th & Thursday 30th June 2022
Tutor Jennifer Brewer
Time 10.00am – 4.00pm
Ref 3065
Fees £240
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