November 6

Schedule

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Course fee: £135 Tutor: Rachel Hutton

This one day course will make a stunning robin on a wooden plinth, or hanging using a variety of traditional stained glass tools  and  techniques.

You will learn practical tips and techniques on:

  • how to select glass
  • how to complete the following stained glass techniques safely and orrectly
    • handling and general working with glass
    • marking out and cutting
    • grinding and shaping
    • copper foil glass using the tiffany method
    • solder
    • apply jump rings
    • apply patina and clean
  • tools and equipment use related to stained glass tiffany work
  • sourcing materials and tools
  • PPE (personal protective equipment) selection  and  use
  • health and safety related to stained glass

You will need to wear suitable clothing and covered toe footwear for working outdoors in this season.  Please bring with you a wipe cleanable apron if you have one.

At Ecclesall Woods we pride ourselves on the high quality teaching from our tutors  and  our low class numbers (max 5 for most classes)  and  a number of our courses also have an assistant.

We have found that smaller class sizes are more productive, un-rushed  and allow students to learn more.