Teaching

Single Session Projects:

These classes offer an introduction to stained glass for beginners or those with minimal experience for age 13 and above. Minimum class size is 2, maximum is 4. All tools and materials are provided for use during the workshop. Workshops are designed to encourage individual artistic expression.  Each workshop is about 4 hours. All students will work on the same project. Contact me for flexible scheduling. Just bring a willing and creative attitude. Cost is $60. each.

Tree of Life Workshop1. Tree of Life
Learn basic glass cutting, foiling and soldering. Create a free form copper foiled tree with assorted leaf colors and a bird on top!

2. Sunburst
Learn basics with emphasis on straight cuts or flowing curves and shaping a circle. Use my pattern or design your own to create a copper foiled radiating multi toned amber sun.

3. Quilt Squares
Learn to make accurate straight cuts.  I will provide 9, 2″ precut squares and many design ideas. Create a bold colorful copper foiled geometric design.

4. Birds on a Branch
This project will use the ancient lead came technique.
Create a free form bird or 2 on a twisted lead branch with glass leaves and optional flowers.

5. Patriotic Star
A shimmering clear beveled glass star will be bordered with stripes of red, white and blue.  Students will learn to make straight cuts from precut strips.

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Stained Glass I at Community College of Vermont

Earn 3 college credits at CCV in Rutland, VT, 15 classes, 2 3/4 hours each.
I teach the Fall Semester with classes beginning early September.

Class is held weekly.

“Students explore principles and practical applications of the skills needed to properly handle stained glass. The course will concentrate on the basics of the craft and color interaction. Students will learn the copper foil technique and will be introduced to the lead came technique.” Students over age 65 can attend CCV tuition-free! The only cost for “Lifelong Learners” is the materials fee.

THE CLASS FILLS UP QUICKLY!
Register online at ccv.edu.

 


 

Private Instruction:

Cost is $50. per hour, minimum one 2 hour session: beginning, intermediate, or advanced.

Supplies:

I have limited supplies and glass to sell. Contact me with specific requests and I will let you know if I can help you. I have basic new equipment available as well as some gently used items including pliers, cutters and irons. I have access to all supplies listed at www.rainbowartglass.com, and can include special orders in my next order or supply trip to New Jersey. Call for an appointment: 802-265-8668.