Stained-Glass Saturday. Copperfoil - Christmas Decorations

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Course code: P27A

Make a stained glass decoration to hang in your home or give as a gift.

When and where


From 03 Dec 2022
Sat 10:00-16:00

One day

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03 Dec 2022

10:00 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 £57.00.

The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £57.00, the concession rate is £41.00. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility.


<p>A fun, one-day workshop ideal for beginners. Learn the copperfoil technique and make a beautiful stained-glass Christmas decoration (angel or star etc.). This course will take place at Stoke Lodge.</p>

What can students expect?

<p>This is an easy and fun introduction to stained-glass; you will learn all the stages involved in making a simple copperfoil piece. You will design and make a beautiful stained-glass Angel or Star light catcher to hang in your window, on your Christmas tree or even to gift a loved one. Fee includes workshop sundries; students will need to purchase coloured glass and additional solder from tutor approximate cost between £12- £14. This course will take place at Stoke Lodge.</p>

Late starters allowed?


Previous experience required?

<p>No, this course is suitable for the complete beginner.</p>

What is the progression route?

<p>You could join the Wednesday afternoon weekly Stained-glass Workshop to develop your skills or even join the Summer School.</p>

Are there any extra costs?

<p>Yes. You will need to purchase your coloured glass and additional solder from your tutor on the day. Approximate cost between £12- £14 (please bring cash on the day). Workshop sundries are included in the course fee (e.g. paper, masking tape, tracing paper, glass cleaner, copperfoil, 2 strips of K grade solder, fluxes, patinas, etc).</p>

Work set between sessions?


What should students bring?

<p>•        Sturdy shoes, no open toe sandals<br />
•        An apron<br />
•        Two or three different ideas- these could be pictures, original doodles or sketches of angels, stars or any other idea you want to make as a simple decoration. The tutor will have some template ideas<br />
•        Lunch </p>

Teaching method/style?

<p>Demonstrations and practical applications. A fun, relaxed, creative environment.</p>

Equipment Required

<p>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 for the future.</p>