Two day course : Screen Printing on glass
Explore the exciting potential of screen printing onto glass.
"It was one of the most rewarding courses I have been on in a long time"
Jane Vincent , Glass artist from Abbey Rise Studio Jan 2019
£160 per day including lunch and all equipment and materials. Booking with a £50 deposit
This two day course offers a comprehensive introduction into screen printing onto glass. Demonstrations cover selecting suitable imagery,
Coating a screen with photosensitive emulsion, screen-printing techniques with enamels and paints. We will have access to a professional print studio and support from their highly experienced technicians. We will also use a professional stained glass studio for a printing and firing.
By the end of the course you will have created several unique glass printed pieces and gain a good understanding of screen-printing onto glass and details of the types of equipment and materials required.
"I really enjoyed the screen printing course. I particularly liked being able to produce four different designs, which meant I was able to practice the new skills I learnt during the course. Jim creates a very positive learning environment. And the food was good too! "
Peter Dunn, Glass artist, Jan 2019
Aimed for both beginners and those who already have access to kilns and want to learn how to screen-print onto glass using different types of imagery. No previous glass or print experience required.
“We had 2 very inspiring days tutored by Jim. We learn't a lot, were all
thoroughly spoilt in beautiful surroundings, good company, great
lunches and very happy results with our finished screen printed images
Annie White, Glass artist, Jan 2019
2019 places available now for both weekend and weekday courses. Email or call for info.
Mobile : 07960714268
Details of a typical itinerary on PDF below
12 week evening class : Introduction to Stained Glass
A small friendly stained glass evening class of just five students. Plenty of one to one tuition. No experience necessary. Absolute beginners and none arty people welcome.
Learn to make a traditional stained glass panel of your own design. I can also teach both traditional glass painting as well as screen printing on glass.
Come and join us every Monday evening 7.30pm - 9pm. The perfect antidote to Mondays . The class is run in 12 week blocks which roughly map school term time. Location is Sutton Green village near Guildford. HALTGlass Studios, GU4 7QD.
How much will it cost?
£185 per 12 week term,. This will include all the equipment and tools and some materials. You will have to purchase your own solder, lead and glass as quality and type vary and this will be a part of you creative decision making. I will provide a good stock to choose from and help you source additional materials.
What will I be taught?
The course will have no set timetable and everyone can work at their own pace. I will take you through the process of designing and making your own leaded light using traditional techniques. The studio is well equipped as a creative space and we can explore using different mediums if you wish. You can also screen print and paint on glass.
In 12 weeks you should be able to design and make your own stained glass panel.
Mobile : 07960714268
You can see some former students work by clicking on the link below.