This is a wonderful skill and hobby where you can make authentic pieces for your home. During the course you will develop skills in using a range of stained glass techniques including glass cutting, soldering and designing and using the two methods of joining stained glass, copperfoiling and traditional leading technique. You will use these skills to make a copper-foiled lightcatcher and a small leaded panel. These can be from templates provided by the tutor or can be made to your own original design.
You will develop the accuracy of your glass cutting skills Explore leading techniques Apply copper foil tape to glass Understand basic measuring and designing skills to make a stained glass template Solder on copperfoiled and leaded stained glass Cement and polish to complete panels and achieve a professional finish Implement health and safety procedures associated with all above techniques Evaluate completed project work
This course is not accredited