Stained Glass - Copper Foil Christmas Decoration Workshop - Mixed Ability (Cheney School)

Course code: QCXR603P

Subject area: Art & Design

Study level: Part Time

Course level: U

Course details

10:00am - 4:00pm

Saturday & Sunday

20th Nov 2021 - 21st Nov 2021

Cheney School

Contact details

01235 555 585

Spend a weekend relaxing making Stained Glass Copper Foil hanging projects for unique Christmas presents. There will be design books and patterns for you to use in the session for ideas. Individual attention from the Tutor.

You will learn how to design a copper foil hanging project, select and cut glass with a template if required, grind the glass to fit, attach Copper foil, solder and hooks if required.

Become familiar with the different tools, materials and method in Stained Glass and create a finished hanging object to display in your window. Your design or the Tutor's.

Taking into consideration complexity of design, appropriate types of glass and colours of glass, how to work safely using the appropriate tools and how best to finish of your work. Attach hooks if required.

All specialist equipment required to complete the project on this course will be supplied by the Tutor.

Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.

You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.

You may like to develop your new skills on an 11-week evening stained glass mixed ability courses to try your hand at glass fusing and/or a 2-day copper foil and lead making workshop to try more intricate copper foil work. Ask your Tutor for more course details or visit our website.
All levels of ability and experience welcome.

Please note - you should be 19 years old or over at 31st August 2021 prior to starting the course.

Courses can fill fast, so please enrol early to avoid disappointment. Decisions on whether a course is to run are made two weeks prior to the start date - an email will be sent to you should there be changes to your course or if it is cancelled. Please check your inbox leading up to your course, including the junk folders. For anyone without an email account, our Admissions team will phone you instead.

For the first week of the course you will need to bring a valid form of identification; this includes passport, driving licence, debit/credit card, Birth Certificate or National Insurance card.

Please note - you should be 19 years old or over at 31st August 2021 prior to starting the course.
It is anticipated you will be required to purchase approximatelty £45 of materials from the Tutor in order to complete this 2-day course. This cost has been estimated as an average cost incurred for materials by previous learners. The Tutor will supply all the materials you need to complete your project. As each project is unique to you the materials you use will vary in quantity, colours, type and size. The Tutor will provide you with receipts for any materials purchased.

Materials supplied by the Tutor include:
Copper foil

Courses offered by the college are fully or partly funded by the Government and the published fee takes account of this funding.

Before starting a course, the College is required to check you meet conditions relating to that funding, e.g. age, residency status within the UK/EEA, prior qualification level and employment status. In some circumstances (such as with online enrolments), these checks can only be completed after you have enrolled and paid.

If you are unable to pay in full for this course at the time of enrolment, and the course tuition fee is £300 or more, an instalment plan is available. If this is your preference, please do not enrol online but rather call the Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to enrol.

Once enrolled, Admissions will take the first instalment payment from you and pass on your details to the Finance team who will email you to set-up your payment plan. Please return a fully completed instalment plan to Finance as failure to do so could result in being withdrawn from your course.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated, we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to discuss these options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee

19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £84.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £84.00

19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £50.40
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £50.40

As this is a non-accredited course, there is no formal qualification. However, you will be asked to complete activities that demonstrate how you are progressing on your course.
As this course is not accredited, informal methods of assessment will be used including:
• keeping portfolios
• Q&A
• 1 to 1 Discussion
• peer assessment