Copper Foil Suncatcher using Stained Glass Window Techniques with Janet Fraser 16yrs+


Date: Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September
Time: 15:00 - 17:00
Location: Stable Block
Price: £15
Website: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3058569

The copper foil technique, is ideal for decorative panels, sun catchers and mirrors as well as lampshades and other three dimensional work. Copper tape and solder is used to create a seam joining the pieces of glass.

These 2hr workshops are suitable for beginners.  Providing a patterns and a large selection of coloured and textured glass for you to choose from.  You will go home with your own piece of copper-foiled stained glass.

Skills learnt:

selecting suitable glass
scoring and breaking glass
grinding the pieces
applying copper foil tape
soldering the seams and attaching hanging rings
polishing for display

Participant Information: Suitable for ages 16 +. Please wear casual, comfortable clothes and preferably an apron or old shirt.


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