Introduction to Stained Glass through Found Objects
Unleash your creativity and join us in the fascinating world of stained glass art at Hanscomb Glass Studio. Our workshops are designed to inspire artists and hobbyists alike, offering a hands-on experience in the craft of stained glass.
Our "Introduction to Stained Glass through Found Objects" workshop is designed for those who cherish creativity and sustainability. This unique experience will introduce you to the fundamental techniques of stained glass art and inspire you to see the hidden potential in found glass objects.
This session is perfect for beginners and seasoned crafters alike who are looking to explore a unique facet of stained glass art. Join us on a creative adventure that promises to be as rewarding as it is enjoyable!
- Duration: Wednedays are 3 hour evening sessions 6pm to 9pm.
- Saturdays are 3 hour afternoon sessions 1:30pm - 4:30pm
- Skill Level: Suitable for beginners and intermediate crafters
- Location: Hanscomb Glass Studio in Elora
What You’ll Learn
Our expert instructors will guide you through:
- The history and art of stained glass
- Fundamental techniques of assembling glass with the Tiffany technique of foiling and soldering.
- Designing and creating your own stained glass piece
- Safety procedures and best practices
Take Home Your Masterpiece
At the end of the workshop, you’ll have your very own stained glass creation to take home, along with new skills and inspiration to continue your artistic journey.
All materials and tools required for the workshop will be provided. Just bring your enthusiasm and creativity!
Pricing & Booking
Price: 75 $
Ready to explore the intriguing world of stained glass?
Book your workshop today!
Reserve your spot easily through our website. Spaces are limited to ensure personalized attention, so book early to avoid disappointment!
For more information, questions or concerns please contact us at 519-846-0884.
Other Important Information
Bring with you a water bottle and your creative ideas! Please remember to wear long pants and closed toed shoes.
Please plan to arrive within 15 minutes before the class starts. This window of time is crucial for settling in, setting up any necessary materials, and ensuring a timely start for everyone.
Engaging in stained glass artistry offers a unique and rewarding experience. However, it's important to acknowledge that working with materials such as glass, lead, and flux carries certain health risks if proper precautions are not taken. This is especially pertinent for pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers, as exposure to lead and certain chemical fumes can pose risks to both maternal health and child development.
Cancellation policy - Please note that our workshops are non-refundable. If you need to reschedule, we kindly request that you do so at least 72 hours prior to the scheduled class date. For cancellations occurring within 72 hours of the workshop, a fee equivalent to 50% of your payment will be retained.
In the unlikely event of workshop cancellation by us, registrants will be refunded in full or have the option to transfer to a future workshop.