Stained-Glass Workshop-Intermediates/Advanced

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Course code: P34C

Develop skills in using a range of stained-glass techniques A workshop for those who have some experience and wish to work on individual projects. This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.



From 17 Apr 2024 to 10 Jul 2024
Wed 13:30-16:00

12 weeks

17 Apr 2024

13:30 to 16:00

24 Apr 2024

13:30 to 16:00

01 May 2024

13:30 to 16:00

08 May 2024

13:30 to 16:00

15 May 2024

13:30 to 16:00

22 May 2024

13:30 to 16:00

05 Jun 2024

13:30 to 16:00

12 Jun 2024

13:30 to 16:00

19 Jun 2024

13:30 to 16:00

26 Jun 2024

13:30 to 16:00

03 Jul 2024

13:30 to 16:00

10 Jul 2024

13:30 to 16:00

with Ruth Adams


Stoke Lodge 

Stoke Lodge Centre, Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop


Fees and concessions

total  fee  for  this  course: £275.00.

the full tuition fee for this course: £275.00 ,the concession fee  £175.00.


Bristol Adult Learning

0117 903 8844


<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">This course is for intermediate and more advanced learners (at least 3 terms of previous learning). You can plan and make a window with one-to-one tuition support. You can learn other techniques such as kiln fired glass painting/stain/ enamel, fusing and slumping, copper foil and stained-glass mosaic.</span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif"><strong>This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.</strong></span></span></p>

What can students expect?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">You can choose their own project in negotiation with the tutor. You will plan and make leaded panels and windows. You will be able to develop skills in both design and Stained-Glass making. Learners can learn how to make test samples and apply new techniques into own creative glass work. </span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><strong>This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge.</strong></span></span></p>

Late starters allowed?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Yes, but it is best to join by week 2 or 3 to get the most out of the course.</span></span></p>

Previous experience required?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Yes. At least 3 terms’ worth of previous learning.</span></span></p>

What is the progression route?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">You can continue with another course in the same class and develop your skills in design and making and participate in the Summer School.</span></span></p>

Are there any extra costs?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Yes. You will need to purchase materials coloured glass, lead and for larger panels more solder and cement. Learners can purchase coloured glass from tutor or visit local glass suppliers. Materials costs may vary depending on the scale of your project, but for an A3 sized panel learners can expect to pay £50- £55 approx.</span></span></p>

Work set between sessions?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">You can continue your studies between classes researching on the internet or working on developing your sketches and designs. You can also order your materials from a local supplier if you want to buy your glass directly. There is no homework set specifically.</span></span></p>

What should students bring?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">You will need:</span></span></span></p>

<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">A note book</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Sturdy shoes, no open toe sandals</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Coloured art materials if you have any for design, bring what you have no need to purchase any especially</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Two or three different ideas- these could be pictures, original doodles or sketches, postcards, pictures from magazines, photos, art books anything to act as a starting point for your design</span></span></span></span></li>

Teaching method/style?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Formal teaching and demonstrations. One to one tutor support and learning checks and group discussions, books, photos and samples for study.</span></span></p>

Equipment Required

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">We have all the equipment you need to get started. The tutor can advise you if you choose to purchase any of your own equipment. Fee includes workshop sundries – e.g. paper, masking tape, tracing paper, glass cleaner, kiln shelf paper, two strips of solder, fluxes, white spirit, patinas, glass paints. etc</span></span></p>

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Refunds and cancellations

<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If we have to cancel your course your fees will be refunded in full. We are unable to reimburse the cost of materials you may have bought for the course.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you cancel your course booking a week (7 days) or more before the start date we will refund your fees minus an admin charge of 20%.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you cancel with less than a week (7 days) before the start date or after the course has started, we will not be able to refund your fees.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Transfers will incur a fee of 10% and must be requested 7 days or more before the start of a course unless you are transferring to another course because your original course was cancelled.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">We are not able to offer refunds due to sickness or ill health.</span></span></span></li>

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<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you are due a refund you must contact the office within 3 months of the course to arrange payment as we do not keep card details.</span></span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">When attending an online course, it is a learner’s responsibility to ensure they have adequate internet access before the start of a course. Refunds will not be given for technical failure of a learner’s home computer or their internet access.</span></span></span></p>