3 Day Intensive Weekend Course at The Art Hand Now Booking;
The next scheduled Stained Glass Courses are on;
- The Weekend of February 17th, 18th and 19th, 2017.
During one of these courses you will learn how to design and make your very own Stained Glass panel A3 in size. The techniques used are the traditional ones that have been used for centuries involving drawing a template, cutting out the glass and joining them together with lead. What you make is yours to bring home.
Here’s a selection of photographs from previous Stained Glass weekend courses;
An extensive photo album of our Stained Glass Courses in progress can be seen on our Facebook page HERE.
Sean Corcoran is a respected Stained Glass Artist with over 20 years experience. He has undertaken commissions large and small as well as creating exhibition pieces. He is the Artistic Director of The Art Hand.
There is a small selection of Stained Glass by Sean Corcoran HERE.
The class size is limited to 4 or 5 participants so you will have plenty of one to one tuition in a stimulating and relaxed environment.
The course will include the following;
Discussion on Design Limitations. Drawing your Template. Choosing Colour. Cutting out the Glass. Leading Glass together. Soldering the lead joints to hold it all together. Cementing your completed panel to strengthen it. Review and Discussion.
A detailed schedule for the 3 days and safety instructions can be viewed HERE.
Course Times; Please note that depending on your design this can be quite a challenging course. More complicated designs will require that you stay later on Friday and Saturday than the times suggested below. Sean will be on hand to guide you and help you to stay on track. It is vital that all your glass is cut out by the end of the first day and your panel must be leaded by the end of the second day.
Friday……………Commences at 9am to an estimated time of 6pm
Saturday………..Commences at 9am to an estimated time of 6pm
Sunday………….Commences at 9am to an estimated time of 4pm
Tea, Coffee and snacks are provided and a beautiful homemade lunch is served in our adjoining home each day.
Please let us know in advance if you are vegetarian or have any dietary requirements.
The cost for the course is €330 including all materials and lunches on all 3 days.
A non-refundable deposit of €80 is required to hold a place.
To Book a place please Contact Us HERE.