Making a Leaded Stained Glass Panel – Two Day Workshop

Crafts

Two Day Course

Kate Doig

26 October 2021 to 27 October 2021

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

£152 two day course. Includes materials

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Description

This two day course will enable you to create your own stained glass panel using the traditional method of combining coloured glass with lead. Stained Glass is an ancient art of using colour and light to create atmosphere and to depict images and stories. Traditionally, stained glass windows were associated with cathedrals, churches and country houses, but these days stained glass is also used for decoration and bringing light and colour into the home. The panel that you choose to make could be for a location your house and will be suitable to either build into a window or frame as a hanging panel.

Lead and lead solder will be used – these are toxic substances both to handle and to breathe in the solder fumes.  This course is NOT therefore suitable for pregnant women.

Accommodation can be booked, subject to availability.

Tutor information

Kate Doig is a qualified tutor and professional glass artist. She studied architectural glass at Bristol School of Art and has taught stained glass classes for 10yrs; her work can be seen at www.firewolfglass.co.uk and a display of her art and greetings cards will be available to view at the venue.

Covid information

Dillington House wishes to reassure everyone that we are working closely with Somerset County Council to ensure every measure is being taken to make Dillington House a safe place for everyone.

All course participants will be sent further guidance prior to the course date.

Dillington House is following Government guidelines and adhering to new guidance including local or national lockdowns.

All places booked can be transferred or refunded in the event this course is cancelled. Individuals who are affected by local lockdowns will be able to transfer to an alternative course. All other terms and conditions apply.