A stained glass workshop with Strawberry Glass exploring the traditional glass working skills Saturday 28th April 2018 10.30 – 4.00
Limited to 8 places. An informative, practical and fun day learning the basics of stained glass work including the copper foiling construction technique developed in the Tiffany studios. You will make a stained glass piece approx 7” x 7” to take home with you. Suitable for beginners age 16 + with a choice of patterns and coloured/textured glass.
About Gillian & David Wing:
Based at the Strawberry Glass Studio in Lincolnshire, Gillian and David work with the vibrant and glowing colours of handmade glass to create stunning designs for the home and garden. Apart from teaching at the Alford Craft Market Centre they also teach further afield, including tutoring at the Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle and at the Stained Glass Museum in Ely. Teaching both the traditional lead work skills and the copper foiling method developed for the construction of the Tiffany lampshades and suitable for lighter more intricate pieces. At the end of each workshop you will take home a unique and colourful piece of stained glass that you have made, along with new skills and insights into the world of glass working.