Stained Glass for Beginners: 5 Session Copper Foiling Class @TheFoundry

Date/Time

Jun 4, 2020 to Jul 2, 2020
06:00 PM until 09:00 PM

Description

Stained Glass for Beginners: Copper Foiling
A FIVE Session Class with Bridget Taylor of Abeille Glassworks

Thursday, June 4, 11, 18, 25 and July 2

6-9pm

Come join us at the Foundry to learn copper foiling with Bridget Taylor of Abeille Glassworks. In this five week class you will learn how to construct a miniature panel as you explore the technique also known as the Tiffany Method of stained glass construction. This intensive will be a strong introduction to the tools used by the masters and will provide the materials necessary to create your first project.

Students will have a range of project designs to choose from and will select from a small collection of of glass colors and textures (although participants are welcome to bring their own glass if preferred). Class size is limited to enable a small number of students to delve into this unique opportunity for learning. At the end of this five week class, each students will have created a personalized small stained glass panel ready to hang at home.

In this detail oriented class, you will learn:

  • Project layout & design
  • Glass cutting & grozing
  • Copper foil & soldering
  • Finishing & cleaning
  • Optional: application of patina

Students who want to bring their owns colors of glass for their projects will receive guidance as to amount needed for their own customized stained glass panel.

Class Cost: $250 (materials included - but you may select to purchase additional options for glass)
Class Size: Need 4 Students Enrolled to Run Class
Ages: 18+

Cancellation Policy: http://www.thefoundrybuffalo.org/cancellation_policy

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Cost

250

Location

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298 Northampton Street
Buffalo, NY

Additional Information

Sponsor

The Foundry

Contact email

info@thefoundrybuffalo.org

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