Stained Glass for Beginners: 5 Part Series Copper Foiling Class
Wednesday 1st May, 2019
The Foundry Group298 Northampton Street Buffalo, NY 14208
Join us at the Foundry to learn copper foiling with Bridget Taylor of Abeille Glass. 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: $225 (materials included - but you may select to purchase additional options for glass)
Class Size: Min 4/ Max 4