Three Dimensional Stained Glass Workshops
Please note, not all of these workshops are currently on our calendar. Contact us if you are interested in any of the following and we will notify you when the workshop is scheduled.
Kaleidoscopes - New!
Jamie Dail and Carol Doherty
Remember the magic of the first time you looked through a Kaleidoscope? Bring back the magic by making your very own stained glass Kaleidoscope! This is one of those "must make" glass items that will become a family heirloom you will treasure.
Times: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Bring: Lunch, glass & soldering tools, 60/40 solder.
Cost: $85.00 ~ Limit: 12 students.
Light Your World with a Lantern
Carol Doherty and Robyn Johnson
Join us to create your own one of a kind lantern.
You will foil and assemble your lantern from pre-cut pieces. We will add copper highlights to the interior to create a sparkle and reflect a warm glow when your candle is lit.
The finished lantern will be approximately 4” square and 9” tall.
Time: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Bring: See Syllabus
Cost: $125.00 ~ Limit: 12 students
Turn broken china into unique fashion earrings in just a few short hours. You will learn to make dew drops using the highest quality LEAD FREE and nontoxic solder. Jump rings will be made from scratch and the finishing touch will be making simple wire loops using headpins, crystals and beads. If you have taken the Solder Sculpting Workshop you will be one step ahead.
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bring: A syllabus will be provided with more information when you sign up.
Cost: $40.00 - Limit: 10 students
Heirloom Nativity Workshop
Carol Doherty and Robyn Johnson
Come and learn how to copper foil and assemble a free standing nativity set. We will make Mary and the Christ child, Joseph and the background in this 3 week workshop. This is a great way to utilize your scrap glass and see how those little pieces can create a heavenly work of art.
Pattern for the complete nativity provided (12 pieces)
Basic stained glass experience required.
Time: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Bring: Glass tools, see syllabus for additional information
Cost: $50.00 – Limit: 12 students
Wired and Inspired Yard Art
Robyn Johnson and Carol Doherty
Finally, what to do with all that scrap! This workshop will show you how to arrange and create a 2 foot tower of glass to display in your yard. The scraps will be foiled, soldered together and secured to a copper pipe. There is a little prep work as you need to have your scrap glass pieces foiled and pre-tinned prior to arriving for the workshop. Basic soldering skills are needed. This class is pure fun with just a little work.
Bring: A syllabus will be provided upon registration with your "home work" and what you need to bring to class.
Cost: $85.00 ~ Limit: 12 students
Jamie Dail & Carol Doherty
You will be guided through the basic steps of box building. Do you have a place to put your special treasures? With the instruction and handy tips in this class, you’ll build a keepsake box that has a purpose. Working with ball chain and filigree can be tricky, but once you master these techniques, you will be able to create more detailed and unique boxes.
Times: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Bring: See syllabus
Cost: $95.00 ~ Limit: 8 students
Two Tier Decorative Votive Holder
Candle holders have always been popular. They are perfect for end tables and add a warm glow to any room. We will build this classically simple candle holder using bevels and a variety of crystals and beads to decorate. Add your favorite candle and enjoy the ambiance.
Times: 9 am to 3pm
Bring: solder, soldering tools
Cost: $95.00 ~ Limit: 10 students