top of page

WEEKEND WORKSHOPS

Perfect for those who want a quick, concentrated experience of learning, our weekend workshops introduce you to the concepts and techniques you need to get going!

Painting and foil suncatcher Glass Lab Edinburgh courses.jpg

11th and 12th March 2023

Saturday & Sunday,

10 am to 4 pm

On this weekend workshop (two intense days of hard and fun work) you will learn the basis of glass painting and you will assemble a small panel with the copper foil technique.

 

The Photo attached is just an illustration of the technique.

£ 160.00

Glass Painting Courses

25-26 February 2023

 

Saturday & Sunday,

10 am to 4 pm 

This course introduces you to the amazing world of painting on glass, using vitreous paints that will be permanently fired onto the surface of the glass in one of our kilns!

Suitable for complete beginners and perfect for those who wants to bring their stained glass practice to another level.

£ 160.00

IMG_20191031_110427.jpg

25th March 2023

13 May 2023

9 July 2023

10 am to 3 pm

Get an introduction to stained glass by making a suncatcher on this one day taster session.  You will learn how to folllow a pattern, cut glass, and solder it together.  Originally pioneeered in the 19th century by Tiffany and LaFarge, this technique is the perfect introduction to usingglass for colour and light.

£ 80.00

Fusing course Glass Lab Edinburgh

22-23 April 2023

Saturday and Sunday

10 am to 4 pm

On this two day course you will learn the basics of fusing glass, including:

  • What is glass fusing

  • Compatibility

  • Devitrification

  • 6mm Rule

  • Thermal Shock

  • Firing Schedules

 

Over the weekend you will produce a range of small projects and a slumped dish.

£ 180.00

January2016 Stained glass course. Cuttin

1-2 April 2023

27-28 May 2023

24-25 June 2023

Saturday & Sunday,

10 am to 4 pm

In this workshop you will learn the basics of creating leaded stained glass.  We will cover glass cutting, leading, soldering and some design considerations for working with leaded glass.  This is a great introduction to a craft that is both contemporary and ancient.

£ 160.00

Fusing One day taster class.jpg

26th March 2023

8 July 2023

Sunday 10 am to 4 pm

Have fun learning some of the basics of glass fusing!  Why not to make your very own Xmas glass fused decoration?  This

taster day might open the door to a new hobby, or even some bigger.... who knows? 

£ 100.00

Glass Lab courses Sandblast glass4.jpg

14 May 2023

10 am to 3 pm.

Sandbasting allows you to create a frosted surface on glass.  The process of sandblasting involves firing fine sand at the glass.  By using resists, we can control the effect to create imagery, text and textures.

We'll learn to use different techniques and materials to create these delicate relief  images on glass.

£ 80.00

Glass Painting Courses

3-4 June 2023

 

Saturday & Sunday,

10 am to 4 pm 

Expand your painting on glass skills!  This is a workshop for those who have attend our "Introdution to Painting on Glass" course or who have a basic knowledge about glass painting, and who want to go deeper into multiple firings and use of silver stain and some (limited) enamels!

We'll produce several samples, on our way to developing a couple more elaborate pieces of glass painting over the two days!

£ 160.00

Studio Nealon Photo - Samples.jpg

In this workshop you will be printing photographic images via silkscreen onto clear & opaque glass using lead-free enamels in black, white and shades of grey.  You will create two multi-layered prints using a variety of pre-prepared silkscreens containing a selection of portraits, plants and patterns

£ 100.00

bottom of page