RDW GLASS. Stained Glass and Fused Glass Art Studio.

Nightclasses and Workshops

Evening classes and weekend workshops for beginners stained glass and fused glass. 
Classes are now held every Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 6.30pm to 9.00pm and can be joined anytime. 
Weekend classes are held throughout the year from 10.00am to 4.30pm

A weekend workshop working hard in the studio.

Stained Glass Beginners Class

A three week (evenings) beginners course or 1 day weekend workshop in stained glass. Tuition, materials, glass and equipment supplied. In this time we will make one small stained glass panel. Learn to cut glass from a cartoon (a line drawing of the design), lead up, solder and cement using tools and techniques used in making all stained glass windows. Costs £180.

Intermediate Stained Glass

A three week (evenings) intermediate course or 1 day weekend workshop in stained glass. This is for those who have completed the beginners course or have had previous experience and want to continue with the craft. Tuition, materials, glass and equipment supplied .In this time we will make one small panel. This will be from a few set designs or from your own design. Costs £180.

Fused Glass Beginners Class

A three week (evenings) course or 1 day weekend workshop learning the basics of fusing and shaping glass. All glass, tools and equipment are supplied. In this time we will make several small pieces of fused and shaped glass. (Tiles, Bowls, Sculptures...). We use Bullseye glass, Spectrum System 96/ Oceanside glass and Float glass. It is best if you have not cut glass before that you attend the beginners class in stained glass. This will give you more practice in cutting. Costs £180.

 ** New Dates for Weekend Classes **

Beginners Stained Glass,
Intermediate Stained Glass or Beginners Fused Glass

26th November 2022
17th December 2022

21st January 2023
11th February 2023
25th February 2023
25th March 2023

(other dates tbc)

To book a class please buy a voucher here below via PayPal and email caireen@rdwglass.com or rich@rdwglass.com with preferred start dates. 

Beginners Stained Glass
Intermediate Stained Glass 
Beginners Fused Glass
   3 evening classes or 1 day weekend, £180.

Class Vouchers

Vouchers are valid for any of the classes for 12 months.
The vouchers / gift cards will be posted to the address supplied. 
If any evening classes are missed they can carry to the following week.

Vouchers bought will be valid for any of the future classes if affected by Covid lockdown measures.
To limit the risk of COVID-19 we ask if you would only attend if vaccinated and that you please take a lateral flow test before attending the workshop/classes. These are available from most pharmacies. For more information please visit NHS Testing

Finishing details are made easy for this stained glass project using a lightbench.

Cutting the glass from a template.

Art deco design for this stained glass night project.

Cuttting the glass on the template(cartoon).

Beginners stained glass project incorporating architectural elements of design.

Fused and slumped glass. (Slumped glass is glass that has been shaped using the heat of the kiln)

After the initial course has finished you can still attend the evening classes to work on your own projects. The studio offers space and assistance at £15.00 per evening.

Please call in to the studio anytime to discuss or phone/email and state when you would like to start.

Group bookings are available and other evenings may be used to accommodate this.

There is private parking, Duke Street Train Station is 5 mins from studio and there are regular buses from George Square. (No.41 approx every 10mins, destination stop after the train station)

Visit the Blog for more details on projects completed, prices, start dates and special offers.


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