Stained-Glass Workshop-Intermediates/Advanced

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Course code: P24C

Develop skills in using a range of stained-glass techniques A workshop for those who have some experience and wish to work on individual projects. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.

When and where


From 19 Apr 2023 to 05 Jul 2023
Wed 13:30-16:00

11 weeks

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19 Apr 2023

13:30 to 16:00

26 Apr 2023

13:30 to 16:00

03 May 2023

13:30 to 16:00

10 May 2023

13:30 to 16:00

17 May 2023

13:30 to 16:00

24 May 2023

13:30 to 16:00

07 Jun 2023

13:30 to 16:00

14 Jun 2023

13:30 to 16:00

21 Jun 2023

13:30 to 16:00

28 Jun 2023

13:30 to 16:00

05 Jul 2023

13:30 to 16:00

with Ruth Adams


Stoke Lodge 

Stoke Lodge Centre, Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop

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Fees and concessions

The fee for this course is £239.00.

The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £239.00, the concession rate is £144.00. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility.


<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">This course is for intermediate and more advanced learners (at least 3 terms of previous learning). You can plan and make a window with one-to-one tuition support. You can learn other techniques such as kiln fired glass painting/stain/ enamel, fusing and slumping, copper foil and stained-glass mosaic.</span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif"><strong>This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.</strong></span></span></p>

What can students expect?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">You can choose their own project in negotiation with the tutor. You will plan and make leaded panels and windows. You will be able to develop skills in both design and Stained-Glass making. Learners can learn how to make test samples and apply new techniques into own creative glass work. </span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><strong>This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.</strong></span></span></p>

Late starters allowed?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Yes, but it is best to join by week 2 or 3 to get the most out of the course.</span></span></p>

Previous experience required?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Yes. At least 3 terms’ worth of previous learning.</span></span></p>

What is the progression route?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">You can continue with another course in the same class and develop your skills in design and making and participate in the Summer School.</span></span></p>

Are there any extra costs?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Yes. You will need to purchase materials coloured glass, lead and for larger panels more solder and cement. Learners can purchase coloured glass from tutor or visit local glass suppliers. </span><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Materials costs may vary depending on the scale of your project, but for an A3 sized panel learners can expect to pay £45- £50 approx.</span></span></p>

Work set between sessions?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">You can continue your studies between classes researching on the internet or working on developing your sketches and designs. You can also order your materials from a local supplier if you want to buy your glass directly. There is no homework set specifically.</span></span></p>

What should students bring?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><strong><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">To the 1st session, please bring:</span></span></strong></span></p>

<li><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">A note book</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Sturdy shoes, no open toe sandals</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Coloured art materials if you have any for design, bring what you have no need to purchase any especially</span></span></span></li>

<li><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Two or three different ideas- these could be pictures, original doodles or sketches, postcards, pictures from magazines, photos, art books anything to act as a starting point for your design</span></span></span></li>


Teaching method/style?

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Formal teaching and demonstrations. One to one tutor support and learning checks and group discussions, books, photos and samples for study.</span></span></p>

Equipment Required

<p><span style="font-size:12px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">We have all the equipment you need to get started. The tutor can advise you if you choose to purchase any of your own equipment. Fee includes workshop sundries – e.g. paper, masking tape, tracing paper, glass cleaner, kiln shelf paper, two strips of solder, fluxes, white spirit, patinas, glass paints. etc</span></span></p>

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