Fall 2022 / Winter 2023 | Beginner preview

Welcome to Glasstronomy Studios’ adult art glass workshop program. This calendar details the beginner sessions offered between November 2022 and February 2023 for people just getting started in glass or wanting to refresh their skills.

The remainder of the Fall calendar will be published at the end of October 2022 and offers general, intermediate, and advanced learning opportunities with seasonal themed projects.

Welcome, beginners!

Looking to try something new? 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.

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 | B203 | Beginner/intermediate stained glass: Panel (January 19 and 26, and February 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2023)

    Stained glass windows have inspired, calmed, and enhanced spaces throughout the ages, with the beauty of light through colour and texture capturing stories and images to ponder and share. During this six-week course, participants will learn or develop the skills of glass cutting and shaping, applying copper foil and lead came, soldering and finishing a 10-inch by 16-inch stained glass panel. Safe handling of equipment and material will also be covered. Beginner and intermediate participants are welcome.

    Includes metal kit comprising of copper foil, lead came, zinc came, and solder, as well as project pattern (there are several designs to choose from).

    Glass is not included and can be purchased during the course.

    When: Thursdays, January 19 and 26, and February 2, 9, 16 and 23, 2023, from 7 to 10 pm

    Fee: $295 + HST (includes metal kit, pattern, and tool use) + Glass

Beginner workshop

  • Workshop (FULL) | B232 | Beginner stained and fused glass: Holiday edition (November 26, 2022)

    Have you always wanted to play with glass? Inspired by holiday decorating and gift giving, this one-day workshop will introduce participants to glass cutting and shaping, foiling, and soldering as well as kiln firing! Participants will one beveled glass snowflake and as many fused glass tree ornaments as time allows (6 to 12)!

    All materials and project firings included.

    Bring a friend or family member and receive a couple’s discount.

    When: Saturday, November 26, 2022, from 10 am to 4 pm

    Fee: $165 + HST (includes all materials and project firings)

    Holiday special: Sign up as a couple and you will each receive 10% off ($148.50 + HST/person)