Due to COVID-19, classes have been reduced to a maximum of four students and all attendees will be required to wear a mask and wash their hands upon arrival. Multiple week classes are on hold for the time being.


Intro to Stained Glass

Learn how to make a stained glass sun catcher using the copper foil method.


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In this course you will learn how to make a simple sun catcher using the copper foil method.

At the end of the course you will have a completed sun catcher that is 6″ tall.

Classes are $125 plus GST and materials are included in the course cost.

All classes take place at Maker Labs (780 E Cordova Street).

Classes are 5.5 hours long with a half hour break in the middle and are run on weekends. 

This class is designed for adults so if you have a child that would like to join the class please contact us in advance to see if they can be accomodated.

You will be working with glass and lead. Expect a few cuts. This class should not be taken by anyone that is pregnant as lead may cause birth defects.

Have questions or want to arrange a private class?  Contact us!


Upcoming Introductory Classes

The following classes take place in my studio at 780 East Cordova Street in Vancouver.

Classes are typically scheduled 1 to 2 months in advance.  Stay tuned for future class dates.


November 15th, 2020 – FULL
10am to 3:30pm
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November 29th, 2020 – FULL
10am to 3:30pm
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December 12th, 2020
10am to 3:30pm
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December 20th, 2020 – FULL
10am to 3:30pm
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January 10th, 2021
10am to 3:30pm
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November 22nd, 2020 – FULL
10am to 3:30pm
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December 6th, 2020 – FULL
10am to 3:30pm
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December 13th, 2020 – FULL
10am to 3:30pm
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January 3rd, 2021
10am to 3:30pm
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January 17th, 2021
10am to 3:30pm
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Build a Snowman Workshop!

In this course you will learn how to make a simple sun catcher using the copper foil method. You will learn how to cut glass, use a glass grinder, and use a soldering iron.

At the end of the course you will have a completed snowman sun catcher that is 6″ tall.

Snowman will be made out of glass, wire and solder. After soldering, facial features and other details will be painted on with glass paint.

Classes are 3.5 hours long and $85.  All materials are included in the course cost.

Due to space limitations, this class is limited to 4 participants.

This class is designed for adults so if you have a child that would like to join the class please contact us in advance to see if they can be accommodated.

You will be working with glass and lead. Expect a few cuts. This class should not be taken by anyone that is pregnant as lead may cause birth defects.

Have questions or want to arrange a private class?  Contact us!

Next Class:
December 19th
11am to 2:30pm

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Build a Monster Workshop!

 

In this course you will make a monster sun catcher using the copper foil method.

There are separate classes for people with and without prior experience in stained glass.

Once the piece is finished the face will be painted on with glass paint. The monsters will come with a little birth certificate where you can name them and give them a little description.

At the end of the course you will have a completed monster sun catcher that is 4″ x 5″.

Class is $95 plus GST and all materials are included in the course cost.

This class is designed for adults so if you have a child that would like to join the class please contact us in advance to see if they can be accommodated.

You will be working with glass and lead. Expect a few cuts. This class should not be taken by anyone that is pregnant as lead may cause birth defects.

Upcoming Monster Workshops

The following classes take place in my studio at 780 East Cordova Street in Vancouver.

This class is typically run around Halloween.


October 31st, 2020
10am to 2pm
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Intermediate Stained Glass Course

Learn how to make a stained glass window panel in a zinc frame.

Intermediate courses are currently on hold due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.


In this course you will learn how to make a stained glass window panel.

You will learn how to build a panel in a zinc frame, use the glass saw, and finish your project with patina. This course will build on the Intro to Stained Glass class and is a pre-requisite in order to take the class.

At the end of the course you will have a completed window panel encased in a zinc frame that is 12″ x 16″.

Classes are $350 plus GST and all materials are included in the course cost.

All classes take place at Maker Labs (780 E Cordova Street).

This course is 15 hours in total and takes place in five 3 hour sessions, once a week over a five week period.

For students that register 1 week prior to the start of the class, I will build a custom window pattern specific to your liking.

You will be working with glass and lead. Expect a few cuts. This class should not be taken by anyone that is pregnant as lead may cause birth defects.

Have questions?  Contact us!


Stained Glass Terrarium Class

Learn how to make a small stained glass terrarium.


In this course you will learn how to make a small stained glass terrarium.

The back panel of the terrarium will be laser etched with either a stock pattern or a custom pattern of the student’s choosing.  Students have a choice of what colour they want for the back glass panel as well.  At the end of the course you will have a completed terrarium that is 4″ x 7″ x 3″.

This is not a beginner class.  Students must have taken my Intro to Stained Glass class or have previous experience cutting glass and soldering in order to take this course.

Classes are $85 plus GST and all materials are included in the course cost.

All classes take place at Maker Labs (780 E Cordova Street).

This course is 2.5 hours in total.

For students that want a custom etching, they will have to register 1 week prior to the start of the class. Stock etching patterns can be viewed here.

Have questions?  Contact us!


Stained Glass Window Corner Workshop

Make a beautiful accent piece for any window frame.


Learn how to make a stained glass window corner accent piece using the copper foil method.

This stained glass class takes place once a week over 3 weeks.

In this course you will learn how to make a stained glass window corner. This piece adds a beautiful decor accent to any pre-existing window frame.

Students will cut, foil, and solder the glass and add a frame and hooks at the end so it can be hung from a window frame. Prior experience in stained glass is required.

At the end of the course you will have a completed window corner that is 8″ x 8″.

It is recommended that you bring a bottle of water and to tie your hair back if you have long hair.

This course is $225 plus GST and all materials are included in the course cost.

Due to space limitations, this class is limited to 6 participants.

You will be working with glass and lead. Expect a few cuts. This class should not be taken by anyone that is pregnant as lead may cause birth defects.