One Day Beginning Stained Glass Class Details

One Day Beginning Stained Glass

50 star rating (1 reviews)
One Day Only: 

Where:  Delphi's Lansing Creativity Center

When:  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Approx. Material Cost: $200+

Experience Required: None

Type of Class: Demonstration and hands-on project

Class Description: Students will be taught the basic copper foil method, including safety, types of glass, patterns, cutting, grinding, foiling, soldering, cleaning, patinas, and framing.
NOTE: You may want to bring a snack/lunch for an optional lunch break or you may go out to get lunch.

Safety: Please do not work with solder or lead if you are expecting. Closed toe shoes are preferred. Safety glasses should be worn (will be provided if needed).

Tools & Materials Included: Use of our grinders and saws

Additional Tools & Materials: #6980A Ez-Pro Stained Glass Start-Up Kit OR #6992 Premium Start-Up Kit OR #69100 Deluxe Stained Glass Took Kit #2404
Fid, if your kit does not have one
Glass for your project - cathedral or wispy only, you may want to purchase extra glass – contact store staff for more info if needed.
Came - #5606 ¼ in. zinc, or # 5613 ¼ in. copper, 1-6 ft. piece
NOTE: Students need to purchase kit, glass and came before the day of class. We have free patterns for the class. Please ask for one for your glass selection.

See the cancellation policy.

  • Category
  • Stained Glass
  • Skill Level
  • Beginner
  • Need Help?
  • Call: 800-248-2048 x3024

Class Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
  •   Fantastic way to get started!
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Pros : Incredibly knowledgeable instructor, great option for people from out of town or who can't commit to a multiple-week class, all of the steps to get started in stained glass in one day! A wealth of information and instruction with immediate feedback from a professional on how you can improve your technique--something you can't get from a book or video!
Cons : Trying to go through all of the steps in your first stained glass project in one day is certainly "intense" (there's a reason most introductory classes span several weeks), so you might feel a little rushed, but if you show up well-rested and ready to learn, you will get so much out of this class.
Other Thoughts : Roy is an outstanding teacher! He has many years of experience and a passion for glass, yet he's approachable and was very supportive of everyone in the class even though we varied in experience and skill level. He showed us how to perform each step of the process as a beginner and what precautions to take to get the best results, but he also demonstrated how an experienced professional would typically do the same step and explained how and why you might eventually adapt your technique over time. Definitely take a multi-week class if you can (so you can spread out the instructions and absorb them more effectively), but that wasn't an option for me. To get so much out of just one day fully met my expectations and was exactly what I needed. Tips for an all-day class: 1. Pack a lunch (skip the restaurants) and have a quick picnic outside to maximize class time. 2. Plan on coming back another day just to browse the store, especially to pick out glass! What an experience! Thanks, Ro
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