Stained Glass - Christmas Decorations | Astor Theatre, Deal

Stained Glass - Christmas Decorations at Astor Theatre, Deal

Stained Glass - Christmas Decorations at Astor Theatre, Deal

Price: £45.00 Starts: 25/11/2017 Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Tutor: Ends: 25/11/2017 Location: Astor Theatre, Deal
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

This is a partnership course delivered by Maggie Meadows of Astor Community Theatre in Deal.
Maggie Meadows has over twenty years experience of teaching Stained Glass, having run workshops and taught post-16 students before joining Adult Education. 'I am always amazed at the diversity of students ambitions and the challenges that they set themselves.'
Maggie's work can be found on display at the Astor Community Theatre and Burning Bush Gallery in Deal.
At the end of the course students should be able to :
- cut and shape glass
- use grinding techniques confidently
- use soldering techniques
- be aware of Health and Safety
The course will also cover design, glass types, suppliers and installation of panels.
Mosaic techniques using smaller sections of glass to produce coasters or wall pictures will also be considered.

How will I be taught?

Our craft courses provide an opportunity for students to learn and develop, skills, techniques and to acquire an understanding of a specific craft. Students will also be expected to research and respond to the design aspects of craft. Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, instructions, one to one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques. Teaching will be appropriate to each students' needs and encourage students to gain confidence as they develop their creative skills in new and varied ways. You will receive regular feedback from your tutor to monitor progress.

What do I need to bring with me?

Notebook, glass cutter (available at glaziers), goggles apron or overall. Shoes or trainers to be worn - not open footwear. A charge of £20 to cover initial project. Information on ordering materials for further projects will be given.

What can I do next?

Further Stained glass courses. The tutor will advise.

What do I need to join the course

No prior knowledge required.
This stained glass course in Deal at the Astor Theatre is for beginners and those who wish to refresh their skills or produce more in-depth projects both in 2D or 3D, using the copperfoil technique which was introduced by Louis Tiffany to produce more intricate pieces of work.
It is important to note that most craft courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity.

Getting there

Astor Theatre
Stanhope Road
Deal
Dover
Kent
CT14 6AB


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code DEA/55052/F/NC.
Course Code: DEA/55052/F/NC Book Now

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