Discover the Fun of Stained Glass

Cutting out the dove shape for stained glass window
 The outline of the dove is drawn on paper
Leading is partially applied to the outlines of the stained glass window
 A finished window showing a dove with wings outspread

Date: June 14 - 18, 2021 (Summer)
Medium: Glass
Instructor: Linda Moorman (email)
Skill Level: All

Come and join us and introduce yourself to the fun of creating a Stained Glass window. You will learn the old world techniques to create your own project using the Lead Came technique. No prior experience is necessary to learn this fun craft. No artistic drawing abilities? Not to worry we will provide a pattern for you. You just need to be good with your hands. You may work at your own pace as you develop your techniques in this class. Additional projects or techniques may be completed if skill levels and time allow.

At this time, Discover the Fun of Stained Glass has reached the enrollment limit.

Supply List

Supplies are subject to change. A final list will be emailed to each participant before the first day of class.

I will provide kits for a fee to students. They will be able to create projects at home. A sudent discount of 10% will be applied. These are tools that are the best for the price and have been tested by the instructor.
Basic Kit
1 Carbon Paper
1 Stencil Paper
1 Glass Marking Pen
1 Steel Wheel Cutter
1 Non Toxic Cutting Oil
1 Breaking Pliers
1 Grozing Plier
1 Lead Dyke
1 Glazing Hammer
1 Glazer Nails (25)
1 Soldering Iron
1 50/50 Solder
1 Lead Free Paste Flux
1 Flux Brush
Putty and Whiting (made in class enough for project)
1 Putty Brush
2 Hangers
1 Pcs 3/16 Lead
1 Pcs 1/4 Zinc 6 FT
2 Pcs Clear Annealed Practice Glass

Deluxe Kit All of the above plus: (these tools will make the project easier and are professional tools)
1 Running Pliers
1 Temperature Controller
1 Iron Stand
1 Lead Shear
Instuctor will bring for purchase extra materials:
Assorted Glasses prices range from $5.00 and up per color/sheet

All materials may be purchased in advance at:
BeauVerre Riordan Studios
1054 Central Ave
Middletown Ohio 45044
(30 minutes from Oxford)

Cost of materials will be determined by the design and size of project.
There will be limited number of tool kits available to rent instead of purchase.

Studio Fee

All workshops have a studio fee. Fees are collected at the end of the workshop and payable by check or credit card. MU no longer accepts cash.

Estimated studio fee for this workshop: $TBD*

*The final cost may vary depending on the actual cost of materials at the time of the workshop. It is possible for fees to be less or greater than the range indicated depending upon individual student usage.

About the Instructor

Linda Moorman along with her husband Jay own and operate BeauVerre Riordan Stained Glass Studios in Middletown, Ohio. It is the oldest continually operating Studio in the U.S. est. in 1838. The Moormans have been working with glass since 1983. Their largest commission to date is the Greater Cincinnati Islamic Center with over 500 windows and doors. In September of 2019 the studio was commissioned by a firm in Dayton Ohio to restore 17 authentic Tiffany windows in their chapel. Linda has been teaching the craft of stained glass since 1994.