Ed's Emporium is offering Basic and Intermediate / Advanced level Stained Glass classes. Basic is for the beginner or if you just want more time to practice. Intermediate is taken after Basic and teaches pattern drawing & MORE! Advanced will give you studio time at only $10.00 per night. You must have completed the intermediate class, and there must be studio space available.
Basic Stained Glass 101 class meets every Thursday Night or every other Saturday afternoon, unless I have a full studio. Call to verify availability. Tool rental available, $5.00 per week (Rent to Own) Class times are 6:30pm – 8:30pm(Thurs) and 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm(Sat) and the curriculum lasts for 3-6 weeks. NOTE: It will be mandatory to start the basic stained glass class with a basic cutting class, and then with the basic stained glass class that will only last for 6 weeks now(Thursdays) or 3 weeks(Saturdays).
1 - two hour Cutting Skills Workshop 101 - $30.00 - this includes all the glass for practice. This class is also open to fusers that want to learn to cut glass.
6 - two hour Basic Stained Glass 101 classes(Thurs.) OR 3-three hour Basic Stained Glass 101 classes(every other Sat.) - $140.00 This includes a $20 credit for glass, and all lead and framing needed for this class. You will also receive 15% off any regular stock glass while enrolled. Tools are extra and can be rented. The final project can be the lotus that we do now or any of the patterns in the 6 WEEK Beginning Stained Glass Class pdf file.
Intermediate / Advanced Stained Glass class meets every Wednesday night, unless I have a full studio. Call to verify availability and scheduled class dates. Class times are 6:30pm – 8:30pm and the curriculum lasts for 5 weeks.
5 - two hour Intermediate Stained Glass classes - $100.00 (you must purchase your own supplies for your project.)
Lead Classes - 2 times a year
5- two hour Leaded Stained Glass classes – $120.00. Wednesday night, from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. This will include all lead and framing for 3 projects.
We have a limited amount of space and can only accommodate 6 students. Payment is required to hold a spot in a class. Please see our policy page regarding our Refund policy.
Contact Eric to schedule a class.
15% off Glass when taking our Basic, Intermediate, Advanced and Leaded classes!
Missed classes can be made up for $12.50 per hour at instructors convenience. We will accept Cash or Checks for class payment. Sorry, but credit cards require a 4% surcharge. We do accept credit cards for tools. WE NO LONGER ACCEPT DISCOVER CARD. Sorry for any inconvenience WE RENT TOOLS (To be used in class room) Rent to Own! $5.00 per week. Credit will be given on purchase of a full TOOL KIT.
SEE BELOW FOR DETAILED TOOL KITS Each kit also includes “Introduction to Stained Glass” - a $16.95 Freebie! This book contains more practice projects & patterns for you to do.
Basic Stained Glass Supplies needed: (We have kits with everything you need) Glass Cutter Soldering Iron. Running Pliers Breaking or Grozing Pliers Side Cutting Pliers Flux Gel Flux paste (tip cleaning) Flux Brush Solder 60/40 Horseshoe nails (10) Foil Shears Glue Stick Foil 7/32 Grinding Stone (After the first class you will be able to use our grinders.) Misc Items needed: Small baby food jar for flux, Safety glasses (YOU MUST HAVE THESE!) Black Sharpie marker Small pair of scissors to cut foil Metal can with sand or rocks to place hot soldering iron in when leaving class Small hammer (we do sell a lead hammer that can be purchased for $12.50) Needed by 3rd class. (And needed for all Intermediate classes) Home Depot or Lowe’s, get the following: 1-18” X 24” plywood ½ to ¾” for a project board. Don’t get thin wood it will warp. 2 wooden yard sticks or small wood trim for use as a border on project board. Small trim nails
Purchase the supplies as a kit from us and you will receive a 10% DISCOUNT.
We have 3 tool kits that we sell for our basic stained glass class: