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This is a one-day introduction to Kiln fired Stained Glass Painting. You will learn how to use of Tracing and Shading paint for tracing, shading and matting work.You will learn the techniques:
- Tracing line work with brushes and pen nibs.
- How to mix glass paints with different mediums.
- Apply and blend shading and matting paint.
- Brush work, mark making and sgraffito techniques.
- Health and safety, firing temperatures and setting up the kiln will also be covered.
If you are looking for an introduction to glass painting this is ideal for beginners or to you can expand your Stained Glass skills.
N.B. There is a one day follow on course for applying silver (yellow/ amber stain) and coloured enamels transparent and opaque on the following Saturday 9th March, which combined will give you a firm foundation set of skills on kiln fired glass painting.
How will I learn?
You will learn through demonstrations and practice with plenty of one-to-one support from the tutor.
Ideal for beginners and those wanting to develop their skills.
This course includes materials. There will be templates to work from on the day but please bring any sketches or drawings you want to work from. It is helpful to photocopy these in advance.
Please bring a packed lunch.
This course will run on Saturday at the Hub Academy in Brimscombe.
The Hub Academy
Units 1-3 Hope Mills Business centre
Hope Mill Lane
Take the turning to Stroud Brewery on Hope Mill Lane, instead of turning into the Brewery continue along over the river and over 3 speed humps. After the last mobile home on your left, you will find the Hub Academy. Pull round and park in front.Download course information in PDF format
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