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Beginner Stained Glass

July 17 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

$265 – $331.25

This four-session class is an introduction to the centuries-old art of Stained Glass! This course will focus on the Tiffany Copper Foil technique. Topics to be covered will include: 

* Safety: 

— handling of glass and chemicals       

— protecting hands, skin, eyes, clothing, etc.     

* Patterns 

— planning your project in advance     

* Cutting glass 

— glass properties                      

— using cutting tools, proper methods, choices                      

— grinding/grozing/fitting    

* Foiling     

* Soldering 

— proper handling and use of flux           

— proper solders for stained glass           

— soldering irons, handling, safety; cleaning   

* Finishing — cleaning off flux, adding patina, polishing    

* Troubleshooting — repairs; glass; soldering

 

Four sessions, three hours each (cannot register for only one session.) Comprehensive class perfect for beginners, no experience is needed. Includes all materials and tools.

Instructor: Erin Connolly

Dates: July 10, 17, 24 and 31, 5:30-8:30 PM

Ages: 16+

Registration Deadline: July 8

Price: $331.25 Non-member $265 Member

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Details

Date:
July 17
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Series:
Cost:
$265 – $331.25
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Website:
http://thelmaarts.org

Venue

Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts
51 Sheboygan Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935 United States

Organizer

Marketing
Phone
(920) 921-5410
Email
marketing@thelmaarts.org