Stained-Glass Summer School 2023

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Course code: P28A

A weeklong Summer School suitable for beginners and improvers. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.

When and where

Dates

From 24 Jul 2023 to 28 Jul 2023
Full time - all week 10:00-16:00

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24 Jul 2023

10:00 to 16:00

25 Jul 2023

10:00 to 16:00

26 Jul 2023

10:00 to 16:00

27 Jul 2023

10:00 to 16:00

28 Jul 2023

10:00 to 16:00


with Ruth Adams

Location

Stoke Lodge 

Stoke Lodge Centre, Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1BN

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Cost

Fees and concessions

The fee for this course is £260.00.

The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £260.00, the concession rate is £160.00. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility.

Description

<p>A weeklong Summer School suitable for beginners and improvers. Beginners will make a leaded stained-glass panel while those with experience will develop their skills, try new techniques and work on their own project.</p>

<p><strong>This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.</strong></p>

What can students expect?

<p>Beginners will be taken step by step through the whole making process to create a simple leaded stained-glass panel. Those with some experience can develop their skills, try new techniques and work on their own project. Join us for a week of fun and intensive study!<br />
<strong>This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.</strong><br />
 </p>

Late starters allowed?

<p>Yes</p>

Previous experience required?

<p>No</p>

What is the progression route?

<p>After this course, you can join the regular Wednesday afternoon class to progress your skills and learn new techniques or you can enrol on a Saturday one day Copperfoil course and learn the copper foil (Tiffany style) technique of stained-glass.</p>

Are there any extra costs?

<p>Yes. Your fee includes classroom sundries; in addition, you will need to purchase coloured glass, lead and solder either from the tutor or from a local supplier. You can discuss this with the tutor before the start of the course. Approximate cost £45- £50 for coloured glass and leads for an A3 sized panel.</p>

Work set between sessions?

<p>No, but you may choose to continue to develop your design at home or make a trip to the local stained-glass suppliers.</p>

What should students bring?

<p><strong>To the 1st session, please bring: </strong></p>

<ul>
<li>Sturdy footwear</li>
<li>An apron</li>
<li>A notebook</li>
<li>Lunch </li>
<li>2 or 3 different design ideas - these can be in form of doodles, sketches, photographs, pictures from books or magazines. These will act as inspiration and a starting point to for you develop an original design idea to make your stained-glass panel.<br />
 </li>
</ul>

Teaching method/style?

<p>Demonstrations and 1:1 support and guidance.</p>

Equipment Required

<p>See list above.<br />
Tools and equipment are available for your use during the course. You will need to purchase coloured glass, lead and solder for your project which is available for purchase from your tutor or from a local supplier.<br />
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