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6410405 Stained Glass Making for Beginners

Tutor: Claire Hart

A beginners stained glass course, covering all aspects of design and construction of a stained glass panel. Students will develop a design idea into an accurate pattern, before learning how to cut sheets of coloured and textured glass ready to be leaded together. We will then move onto constructing the lead framework around the glass pieces and solder the panels together. Finally students will be shown the cementing process to finish and strengthen the panels. All materials required will be provided and are included in the cost of the course.Your piece of stained glass will be available to collect from the...
Stained Glass Making for Beginners
Course No. 6410405
Course Date Mon-Tue
13 - 14 Aug 2018
Course Time 10:00 - 16:00
Status: Course Full

6420405 Writing a Short Story: From Beginning to End

Tutor: Bridget Holding

The writing process can sometimes feel overwhelming. In this course, through the writing of a short story or narrative poem, you’ll learn a system for chunking down any project into bite-size, do-able pieces. You’ll choose your idea and start writing. You’ll be supported to negotiate moments of stuckness and block, to complete the first draft. Moving into the second draft we will consciously apply specific tools to bring passion and power into your story. These will include: emotion, sensory impressions, narrative structure, and dialogue. You’ll come away with a beautiful product, of publishable quality. You’ll feel satisfied and invigorated...
Writing a Short Story: From Beginning to End
Course No. 6420405
Course Date Mon-Fri
20 - 24 Aug 2018
Course Time 10:00 - 16:00
Status: Places still available

6430405 Upholstery

Tutor: Jo Sutton

This course is now full. If you are keen to come on alternative dates, please get in touch on 01572 820800 or email and we may be able to offer another week, subject to demand.Ever thought that antique chair in the attic is in need of some attention? Or have you spotted a lovely old chair on eBay you think could be transformed? If so, this is the course for you. You should bring a piece of furniture to upholster and we will guide you through each stage of the process using traditional techniques and materials.As you learn, you...
Course No. 6430405
Course Date Mon-Fri
13 - 17 Aug 2018
Course Time 09:30 - 16:00
Status: Course Full