How will I be taught?
Tutors will use a variety of teaching methods including demonstration, instructions, one-to-one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques. It is important to note that craft courses are practical, requiring a degree of manual dexterity. Our courses are taught by qualified and experienced tutors most of whom are practising craftspeople.
Your tutor will give you individual feedback.
What do I need to bring with me?
For the first session novice students should bring an A3 size sheet of 3mm clear glass plus drawing materials. Returning or experienced students should bring design ideas and drawing materials. Please do not buy tools without first consulting the tutor. The cost of tools will be approximately £30. The cost of consumables, lead, glass etc will depend on the projects undertaken. Health and safety issues will be discussed at the first session.
Wear old clothes that you do not mind getting dirty , bring aprons and latex gloves .Notepad and pencil.
What can I do next?
The tutor will be able to give advice on progression pathways.
What do I need to join the course
This stained glass course is suitable for those who have some experience or those new to the craft.
This course is for students who enjoy working with their hands and are motivated to develop their creative skills whilst learning new skills and techniques for making a project in stained glass. It is suitable for beginners as well as those with some experience