Stained Glass

  • colourful glass
  • glass work
  • broken glass

Course Title: Introduction to Stained Glass

Course Outline: Introduction to Stained Glass. This course forms an introduction to fabricating a stained glass panel.

It examines the techniques, design considerations and development that are employed in the field. Students will produce a stained glass panel 250 x 250mm.

Dates: Commencing Tuesday 26th June 2018
Time: 5.30 – 8.30pm
Duration:  10 week course
Tutor:  Dianne Cooper
Level: L4 (10 credits)
Venue:  Alex Design Exchange, Swansea

price tagPrice: £180

Indicative Content

  • Glass handling
  • Elementary glass cutting
  • Cutting to a straight edge and cutline Intermediate glass cutting
  • Design for stained glass
  • Cartooning
  • Lead glazing
  • Soldering
  • Waterproofing
  • Health and safety and workshop procedure
  • Care and maintenance of machinery

Things you need to know: Students will be provided with essential materials for this course. There is a shop available on site for additional purchases


Course Title: Introduction to Stained Glass Painting

Course Outline: Introduction to Stained Glass. Introduction Glass Painting. This course introduces basic glass painting techniques, methods and applications and is underpinned with historical studies and design development pertinent to the subject.

Dates: TBC
Time: 5.30 – 8.30pm
Duration:  10-week course
Tutor:  TBC
Level: L4 (10 Credits)
Venue: Alex Design Exchange

price tagPrice: £180

Indicative Content: Trace line, Design development

Things you need to know: Students will need to bring their own materials. There is a shop available on site


Course Title: Introduction to Sandblasting

Course Outline: Introduction to Sandblasting. Introduction Glass Painting. This course introduces basic sandblasting techniques, methods and applications and is underpinned with design development pertinent to the subject. Students will produce a single blast artwork.

Dates: (TBC)
Time: 5.30 – 8.30pm
Duration:  10-week course
Tutor:  TBC
Level: L4 (10 Credits)
Venue: Alex Design Exchange, Swansea

price tagPrice: £180