This course is run by John Dornan, an experienced Leadlighter, with over twenty years experience. This very comprehensive course which will allow students to produce a high standard of work & the confidence to continue alone. The aim of the course is to design & manufacture a traditional leadlight panel.
Areas covered include: Safety and health aspects of glass work, Glass cutting techniques, Use of art glass and selection principles and Designing for leadlights
Manufacturing Techniques include: Preparing cartoons, Selecting and cutting glass, Leading panels & Soldering techniques and Cementing and Finishing Process.
To ensure you gain the most from the course, numbers are limited. Places will be confirmed with a required $50 non-refundable deposit or the place may be given to the next in queue. The course must be paid in full 14 days prior to course commencement.
Sincere efforts are made to contact all students for a reminder however ultimately the responsibility for scheduling time to attend the class remains with the student. As per our terms and conditions deposits for unattended classes are non-refundable
To enrol please Contact Us, deposits can be taken over the phone or in store.
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Weekend course- Saturday the 14th of April and Sunday the 15th of April- 9am to approximately 5pm
Evenings course – runs every Wednesday night for 5 weeks commencing 1st of August and finishing on the 29th of August – 6pm to 9pm
Weekend Course – Saturday 6th of October and Sunday the 7th of October – 9am to approximately 5pm
$275 for tuition, which includes a Fundamentals of Leadlighting book, Glass and Lead.
Students will need to supply or purchase their own tools. Purchase a starter pack here –
To secure a position in a workshop we require a $50 deposit. Until the deposit is received your position may be forfeited. The deposit is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE.
All workshops have a minimum enrolment required for the workshop to run. If Perth Art Glass reschedules or cancels a workshop the deposit remains valid for a rescheduled date or will be refunded if preferred by the student.