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    March 02, 2023
    Education/Lectures

    For Homeschoolers 14 to 18 years old, learn the complete process of stained glass design and creation. This 6-week course, Thursdays, March 2 to April 6, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., will teach students basic pattern setup and how to use the appropriate tools to cut and shape glass. Students will learn the techniques of copper foiling, soldering, and framing to complete their piece. Safe practices will be taught for each piece of equipment, as well as chemical and lead handling and disposal.

    At the end of the course, the student will take home a framed art glass panel, approx. 1 sq. ft in size, along with the skills and knowledge to create colorful quality pieces of increased size and complexity.

    Personal protective equipment will be provided, or you may choose to bring your own safety glasses, mask, and/or apron.
    Please wear closed-toe shoes.
    No short shorts, please. (knee-length or capris are OK.)
    There will be a short break each session. Bring a snack or beverage if desired.
    Must be able to stand while using hand tools and light machinery.
    All materials are included in the cost of the class.
    Parents will be contacted via email after ticket purchase to be sent follow-up paperwork.

    Please note that the class fee is non-refundable unless it does not meet minimum enrollment. If this happens, you will be contacted a week ahead of time and class will be canceled.

    Sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/homeschooling-the-art-and-skill-of-stained-glass-tickets-480230762137

    Category: Education/Lectures

    Location:

    7 Union St.

    New London, CT