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 20th January 2018
Saturday 10th February 2018
Cost: £55 (inclusive of all materials)
Venue: AWOL Studios, Hope Mill, 113 Pollard Street, Ancoats, Manchester M4 7JA