Stained Glass

Course Details

This course will enable students to cut glass with confidence, prepare patterns and construct a coloured glass item, learning the techniques of grinding, foiling and soldering/leadwork.

Once you are familiar with all the techniques, you will be able to progress to making simple glass items to lampshades, mirrors and windows.

You will be taught by verbal instructions and practical demonstrations.

Information & Support

The course is suitable for all those who wish to make beautiful items out of stained (coloured) glass.

You will need to bring the following to the class:

Apron, safety glasses, ballpoint pen and medium point felt tip pen, container to take your cut glass pieces home in and a terry hand towel.
Please wear sensible shoes i.e. no open toes

PLEASE NOTE – There will be an additional charge for materials.  
Students will have the opportunity to purchase a 'starter pack' for £25.  This will include the glass and tools that you will require for your first project.  This charge is paid directly to the tutor at the first session. 

There will be other equipment available for you to use during class time (soldering irons and grinders etc.).  

Course fees & Duration

Course cost:

8 weeks - £91

plus materials

Available dates and locations

Code Location Date Day Time Contact
LLAC1401AU Lymington Community Centre 27/09/2018 to 22/11/2018 Thursday 10:00 to 12:00 01590 679457
LLAC1402AU Lymington Community Centre 27/09/2018 to 22/11/2018 Thursday 13:00 to 15:00 01590 679457
LLAC1401SP Lymington Community Centre 10/01/2019 to 07/03/2019 Thursday 10:00 to 12:00 01590 679457
LLAC1402SP Lymington Community Centre 10/01/2019 to 07/03/2019 Thursday 13:00 to 15:00 01590 679457
LLAC1401SU Lymington Community Centre 25/04/2019 to 20/06/2019 Thursday 10:00 to 12:00 01590 679457
LLAC1402SU Lymington Community Centre 25/04/2019 to 20/06/2019 Thursday 13:00 to 15:00 01590 679457

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any age restrictions (young/old)?

Students need to be 19 years old or over.

There is no upper age limit.

Can I start the course part way through?

For some courses, this may be possible.  Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk to confirm.

What do you define as a 'beginner'?

Beginner is someone who has little or no knowledge of the subject area.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'intermediate'?

Intermediate is for those who have completed a beginners course with us or have some knowledge of the subject but would like to learn more.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'advanced'?

Advanced for those who have completed an intermediate course with us or are proficient in the subject.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What should I take with me on the day?

Please see ‘Information & Support’ within each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

How much does the course cost?

The cost of each course will be displayed on each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

Can I pay for the course in instalments?

Each course needs to be paid in full before the start of the course.

Are there any concessions available?

Reduced fees may apply for those on specific benefits.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for more details.