Workshop sample | B206 | Beginner fusingCourse | B209 | Beginner stained glass: Panels, Sample APattern sample | gSWPB203BPattern sample | gSWPB203A

Fall 2021 | Beginner preview

Welcome to Glasstronomy Studios’ adult art glass workshop program. This calendar details the beginner sessions offered during September and October 2021 for people just getting started in glass or wanting to refresh their skills.

The remainder of Part 1 of the Fall calendar will be published at the end of August 2021 and offers general, intermediate, and advanced learning opportunities.

Welcome, beginners!

Fall is the perfect time to engage in art glass exploration. Our project-based learning program teaches best practices and techniques that will give you a taste of the possibilities. Explore the medium in a fun and friendly environment while creating something uniquely yours.

What are you waiting for? Registration is now open.

How to register

To register, we currently accept payment in person (cash, Debit, MasterCard and Visa), by email (etransfer), or by phone (MasterCard and Visa). Please note that HST will be added to the listed fee at time of payment.

Cancellation policy: A Studio credit will be issued for cancellations up to 48 hours before start date. We regret that Studio credits will not be issued under the 48-hour threshold.

Studio credits can be applied to a future purchase of a workshop or course.

COVID-19 health measures: Our team is fully-immunized against COVID-19 and we welcome individuals who have had two doses of any COVID-19 vaccine approved by the Government of Canada. At time of publication, all standard COVID-19 safety protocols remain in place and in practice.

Please follow Public Health Ontario’s guidance: 1. Stay home if unwell; 2. Sanitize hands on entering Studio vestibule; 3. Wear face mask during time in Studio; 4. Maintain two-metre physical distancing; 5. Cough or sneeze into elbow.

Like what you learn?

Check out the main learning calendar for more opportunities to develop your skills.

View our events calendar here.

Beginner course

  • Course | B209 | Beginner stained glass: Panel (October 14, 21, and 28, 2021) | FULL

    Welcome to stained glass! Bright and engaging, stained glass is a wonderful medium to inspire creativity and relaxation. This three-week course includes hands on instruction in traditional lead came stained glass in our spacious and fully-equipped studio. Participants will learn how to safely handle, cut and break sheet glass, and lead and glaze an 8-inch x 10-inch stained glass panel.

    Limited spaces are available as we maintain COVID-19 protocols.
    Individual tool kits for use during the course and all project materials included.

    When: Thursdays, October 14, 21, and 28, 2021, from 10 am to 12 pm 
    Fee: $175 + HST (individual tool kits for use during the course and all project materials included)

    This course is full. Want to participate in our next one? Email to let us know and we will contact you about the next beginner stained glass opportunity.

Beginner workshop

  • Workshop | B206 | Beginner fusing (September 23 and 30, 2021)

    Play with colour and form as you explore the magic of fused glass art. Spend two mornings in our bright, spacious, and professionally-equipped studio while creating unique fused glass jewellery and a one-of-a-kind fused and slumped dish. Participants will learn about glass compatibility and volume control as well as glass cutting and shaping with our expert instructor.

    Limited spaces are available as we maintain COVID-19 protocols.
    Tool usage and all materials and project firings included. 

    When: Thursdays, September 23 and 30, 2021, from 10 am to 12 pm 
    Fee: $125 + HST (includes all materials and project firings)

Youth Series

  • The beginner workshop and course offered this season are open to youth participants (14+ years old) where accompanied by an adult participant.