WHAT'S ON AT THE MUSEUM


The museum has a lively programme of events open to all. Please see below for what's on at the museum.

Showing events in category Children\'s Workshop

Summer Holiday Crafts: Children's Glass Fusing Workshop for beginners
29 Jul. 2024 11:00-12:30


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £15 per child
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
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This ticket admits 1 child (who must be accompanied by an adult). Space is limited in the workshop so we ask that ONLY ONE parent/carer accompanies child for the duration of the workshop. Suitable for ages: 7+
Learn the principles and theory of glass cutting, fusing and firing glass. You will then work on your own design and make a 10cm x10cm glass piece.
Your glass will need to be kiln-fired after the workshop is finished. This process takes 24 hours and will usually takes place with in a week of the session. Once your fused artwork has been kiln-fired and cooled, we will contact you to let you know it is ready for collection.


Suitable for ages: 7+
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Summer Holiday Crafts: Children's Glass Fusing Workshop for beginners
29 Jul. 2024 1:30-3:00

*** FULLY BOOKED *** Please contact us for waiting list


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £15 per child
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
Book
This ticket admits 1 child (who must be accompanied by an adult). Space is limited in the workshop so we ask that ONLY ONE parent/carer accompanies child for the duration of the workshop. Suitable for ages: 7+
Learn the principles and theory of glass cutting, fusing and firing glass. You will then work on your own design and make a 10cm x10cm glass piece.
Your glass will need to be kiln-fired after the workshop is finished. This process takes 24 hours and will usually takes place with in a week of the session. Once your fused artwork has been kiln-fired and cooled, we will contact you to let you know it is ready for collection.


Suitable for ages: 7+
details...


Children's Summer Holiday Crafts: Children's Acrylic Workshop
31 Jul. 2024 10:00-11:30

*** FULLY BOOKED *** Please contact us for waiting list


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £5 per child
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
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Come and join us at the Museum to look at a selection of our beautiful stained glass panels and choose ideas for your own window. We will then help you to turn your ideas into a beautiful 10cm x 10cm mini acrylic piece in our workshop using glass paints.


Suitable for ages: 7+
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Summer Holiday Crafts: Family Glass Fusing Workshop
20 Aug. 2024 11:00-12:30


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £15 per participant
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
Book
This ticket admits 1 participant to the workshop. Each member of the family wishing to make a fused glass panel needs to book a ticket. Suitable for ages: 7+

Are you looking for something memorable to do with your child this summer? In this unique session you and your child/children can work alongside each other to make a beautiful fused panel, so no need for you parents to just watch, you can get creating too! You will begin by learning the principles and theory of glass cutting, fusing and firing. After this you will be taught how to cut the glass and try cutting the glass yourself. Other techniques you will be introduced to will include fusing clear and coloured glass using fritt, confetti, stringers and noodles. You will get to work on your design and make a 10cm x 10cm glass piece. The session leader will provide examples of the different techniques, processes, fittings and results for you to handle and examine, but the emphasis of the workshop will be on the creative designs that you can achieve by yourselves, ensuring that everyone will have a rewarding time.

Your glass will need to be kiln-fired after the workshop is finished so you will NOT be taking your glass home on the day of the session. each firing takes 24hours. Once your fused artwork has been kiln-fired and cooled, we will contact you to let you know it is ready for collection. This will usually be within a week of completing the workshop.


Suitable for ages: 7+
details...


Summer Holiday Crafts: Family Glass Fusing Workshop
20 Aug. 2024 1:30-3:00


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £15 per participant
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
Book
This ticket admits 1 participant to the workshop. Each member of the family wishing to make a fused glass panel needs to book a ticket. Suitable for ages: 7+

Are you looking for something memorable to do with your child this summer? In this unique session you and your child/children can work alongside each other to make a beautiful fused panel, so no need for you parents to just watch, you can get creating too! You will begin by learning the principles and theory of glass cutting, fusing and firing. After this you will be taught how to cut the glass and try cutting the glass yourself. Other techniques you will be introduced to will include fusing clear and coloured glass using fritt, confetti, stringers and noodles. You will get to work on your design and make a 10cm x 10cm glass piece. The session leader will provide examples of the different techniques, processes, fittings and results for you to handle and examine, but the emphasis of the workshop will be on the creative designs that you can achieve by yourselves, ensuring that everyone will have a rewarding time.

Your glass will need to be kiln-fired after the workshop is finished so you will NOT be taking your glass home on the day of the session. each firing takes 24hours. Once your fused artwork has been kiln-fired and cooled, we will contact you to let you know it is ready for collection. This will usually be within a week of completing the workshop.


Suitable for ages: 7+
details...


Children's Summer Holiday Crafts: Children's Printing Workshop
28 Aug. 2024 10:00-11:30


Event category: Children's Workshop

Price: £5 per child
Location: The Stained Glass Museum
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Come and enjoy our fantastic temporary exhibition featuring the work of James Cockerill and produce your own unique string and paper print!

You will have the opportunity to explore the unique screen printing techniques of award winning glass artist James Cockerill. James specialises in combining traditional methods with modern innovations to create striking graphics works of glass.

After collecting ideas from the exhibition you will then come to our studio and create your own beautiful print to take home to frame or make into a card!


Suitable for ages: 7+
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Refunds & Cancellation Policy


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.

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

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

Please bear in mind that the Stained Glass Museum is a charity 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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