CLASSES ARE FORMING announcement

March 1 & 7 and March 15 & 22, 2022

 

classes forming announcement

Currently eight spots available in the Copper Foil classes.  Currently eight spots available in the Lead Came classes. NOTE: This site will be updated with class spot availability as registration progresses.

 

Classes are now forming for the Copper Foil Class, March 1 & 7, 2022, and for the Lead Came Class, March 15 & 22, 2022.

Early registration is required.  Class size is limited to eight attendees!

*It is highly recommended that the Beginner Level Copper Foil class be taken as a prelude to the Advanced Level Lead Came class.  Detail to basic skills and techniques are discussed and practiced during the Beginner Copper Foil class.

 

To view our inventory of class designs that will be used, please click here, Copper Foil Designs and/or Lead Came Designs.  Each design is about 12 inches in size. 

NOTE: Place cursor over picture of design and the name of the design will appear.  Please retain the file design name of your selection to input on your Registration Form.

 

To register and for tuition payment options, please click here, Class Registration & Tuition Options.

Refund Policy – Tuition will be 100% refunded if requested two weeks prior to class beginning.  If requested less than two weeks, tuition will be 50% refunded.

 

Copper Foil Class – Class dates are July 27 & August 3, 2019 at 8:00am – 3:30pm.  Tuition is $95.00.  If taking both Copper Foil and Lead Came classes, tuition is $190.00.  That is a $10.00 discount!

Lead Came Class – Class dates are August 17 & 24, 2019 at 8:00am – 3:30pm.  Tuition is $105.00.  If taking both Copper Foil and Lead Came classes, tuition is $190.00.  That is a $10.00 discount!

Class size is limited to eight attendees.  First come is first served, so hurry!

Copper Foil Class

 

Beginner Level Copper Foil  classes will consist of two consecutive Saturdays that will instruct students on the procedure of the copper foil method.  Each attendee will select a design from our file of class designs (see Copper Foil Designs) and will create a stained glass panel that measures around 12 inches (smaller if requested) and will be theirs to keep.  Also each attendee will be given instruction on history, tool usage, design theory, etc., of stained glass.  Each attendee will also receive a folder of all class instructions as a resource booklet for future personal reference.  All supplies are furnished.

Class agenda consists of:

  • Brief lecture on history of stained glass and its origins(s)
  • Glossary of stained glass terminology with definitions
  • Tools and supplies and their usage
  • Design principles
  • Color selections theory
  • Types of stained glass
  • Vendors of stained glass
  • Safety
  • Scoring glass with exercises
  • Using a pattern for scoring glass
  • Creating a copper foil panel
  • Trouble-shooting hints

Copper Foil class tuition is $95.00.  If taking both Copper Foil and Lead Came classes, tuition is $190.00.  That is a $10.00 discount!

Lead Came Class

 

Advanced Level Lead Came  classes will consist of two consecutive Saturdays that will instruct students on the procedure of the lead came method.  Each attendee will select a design from our file of class designs (see Lead Came Designs) and will create a stained glass panel that measures around 12 inches (smaller if requested) and will be theirs to keep.  Also each attendee will be given instruction on types of lead, tool usage, design theory using lead, etc., of stained glass.  Each attendee will receive copies of all class instructions as a resource booklet for personal reference.  All supplies are furnished.

Class agenda consists of:

  • Tools and supplies and their usage
  • Design principles
  • Safety
  • Using a pattern
  • Creating a lead came panel
  • Trouble-shooting hints

Lead Came class tuition is $105.00.  If taking both Copper Foil and Lead Came classes, tuition is $190.00.  That is a $10.00 discount!