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One day Screen printing on Glass Workshop with James Cockerill

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The Stained Glass Museum workshop - South Transept Triforium, Ely Cathedral, CB7 4DL

The Stained Glass Museum is located in Ely Cathedral. It is accessed by a stone spiral staircase (40 stairs). As the Museum won’t be open when you arrive, please wait at the entrance door where someone will come and greet you and let you in. If this is your first visit to the Museum, our entrance is found through the main (west) door of the Cathedral and then turn right past the font.

About the Workshop

Screen-printing on mouth-blown glass. No prior experience required.

A day of print celebrating Ely cathedral as a place of worship and inspiration, making collaged prints from a wide selection of images taken in and around the cathedral.

You will screen print using traditional glass paints and enamels on to hand-made, mouth-blown glass - building up layers to create stunning one-off works of art, which will be kiln-fired onto the glass making something that will last for years to come. We will also make elegant oak display stands to help display your artworks.

Fees include carbon offset for each student covering the days course.
Cost: £170 per person including materials, equipment and tuition

Lunch: There may be up to an hour’s break for lunch. Lunch is not provided, but there are many nearby cafes and sandwich shops or you can bring a packed lunch.

[What to bring:] You may like to wear old clothes or overalls.

Health & Safety: Please note that, glass paint may contain lead, and so this workshop is not suitable if you are pregnant or breast feeding.

Friends of the Museum receive 10% discount
Suitable for age 18+

Meet the Tutor

Screen printing on Glass Tutor James Cockerill  (c) Stained Glass Museum

Screen printing on Glass Tutor James Cockerill

James Cockerill was First Prize winner of the prestigious 2019 Stevens Architectural Glass Artist of the Year Award. He is a Fine Art graduate and founder of HALTglass. James combines photography, graphic design and print with traditional and modern stained glass techniques to create unique works of art. He photographs urban environments, which are reinterpreted through collage. These new landscapes are silk-screened onto mouth-blown, hand- made glass then kiln-fired.

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Refunds & Cancellations

For cancellations made more than 28 days in advance we offer a full refund or one free date change.
For cancellations made between 14 and 28 days in advance we will offer a 50% refund or allow one free date change.

For cancellations made less than 14 days in advance we are unable to offer a refund or date change on workshop places, although you are welcome to transfer the booking to someone else.

We are unable to refund workshops paid for using workshops vouchers.

If a date change has already been requested we cannot offer a refund on a subsequent cancellation.

Please bear in mind that the Stained Glass Museum is a registered charity (No.1169842) and in order to operate successfully it’s important that we adhere to this policy.

Cancellation of courses by the Museum
Under rare or exceptional circumstances the Museum may have to cancel workshops. If a cancellation is necessary, we will do our utmost to contact you by phone or email as soon as possible before the workshop is held. You will be offered either a full refund or the option to transfer their booking to an alternative date/workshop. Please note The Stained Glass Museum is not liable for any costs associated with travel or accommodation. Please bear this in mind when booking travel or accommodation in advance.


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Summer (1 April – 31 October)
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Winter (1 November – 31 March)
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