Copper Foiled Stained Glass

During this 2 day workshop you will learn the techniques of copper foiled (Tiffany) stained glass to make a panel for hanging on a wall or in a window. You will learn how to cut glass, grind, apply copper foil , solder the pieces together and apply a lead edging.

This workshop is suitable for beginners who can make a small suncatcher as a practice before moving onto a larger piece or for improvers who want to make a panel with a more challenging design. You are welcome to bring along your own design (up to A4 size) or use some ideas provided.

You will learn how to safely use the specialist equipment and materials that are involved in the stained glass process, such as cutters, grinders and soldering irons.

Tools, materials and equipment are provided.

Pre-booking is essential.  This workshop is fully booked, to be informed should a space become available please use the Join Waiting List button on this page.

Clare Wainwright has been working with glass for about 17 years, she makes sun-catchers, mirrors, lampshades and more, and loves to experiment with new techniques such as acid etching and adding images into glass.  Clare has taught at various locations including mac Birmingham, Centre of England Arts, and Winterbourne.  You can find out more about Clare at her website.

“Clare was very patient and informative”, “Excellent workshop.  Clare was brilliant.” – participants at Clare’s previous Winterbourne workshops.

Our courses are suitable for 18 years or above.  If you have any questions, please contact us using the Ask a Question button on this page.  Please note that tickets are non-refundable, so do ensure that you are available for the dates before booking!