The copper foiling technique, developed in the Tiffany Studios in the 1890s, is ideal for decorative panels, sun catchers and mirrors as well as lampshades and other dimensional work. Copper tape and solder are used to create a seam joining the pieces of glass.
In this introductory workshop learn how to make a decorative sun-catcher using the copper-foiling technique. You will learn to cut glass safely and competently, grind glass, copper foil and how to solder, using a variety of coloured and textured glass. At the end of the workshop you will produced a small decorative sun-catcher to take home.
Saturday 28th September 2019
Sunday 24th November 2019
Saturday 14th December 2019
10.00am – 4.00pm
Cost: £69.50 (inclusive of all materials)
Venue: AWOL Studios, Hope Mill, 113 Pollard Street, Ancoats, Manchester M4 7JA