Stained Glass Studio
your next vacation a learning vacation!
you ever wanted to learn stained-glass crafting or to improve your
stained-glass skills, then Avalon Stained Glass studio is the place for
you. We offer a 5-day
seminar to introduce and guide you through a world of color and beauty
limited only by your imagination.
is easy to learn. You do
not have to be an artist; you only need to be “good with your hands”
and have “an eye for detail”. A
good sense of humor and a little patience will get you through this
course just fine.
our master stained glass artisan; will teach you and guide you though
the course. His goal is for
you to produce a finely crafted project and to have as much fun as
possible while you are doing it.
studios teach glass crafting by having you make a little sun catcher and
then sell you expensive tools and equipment to go on to larger projects.
Very little time and effort is spent on skill or technique.
This usually causes enthusiastic beginners to “burn out” in
once learned, and a few simple tools, is all that are needed to produce
project after project, simply and easily.
Carl will teach you all the skills necessary to make your
completed project look as good as anything he produces in his studio.
You will complete your project and this program with confidence
to continue at home.
level students may work with the instructor to custom-tailor their
training program, designing a project that places an emphasis on
improving skills and/or exploring new techniques.
Advanced students may choose to develop three-dimensional design
and fabrication skills by building a stained-glass lamp.
begins on Monday and continues through Thursday from
Fridays is usually half-day sessions beginning at
and finishing by
strictly limited to no more than four students to provide as much
one-on-one training as possible. Each
student will produce a well-crafted window/panel, approximately four
square feet in size. Each
project should have 70-80 cut pieces of glass.
Each panel will be an original custom design, reflecting the
subject choice and taste of the student.
STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE intensive
training in glass design, pattern selection, glass cutting, soldering
and finishing techniques.
Carl’s goal is to help each student achieve a sustainable
proficiency in each of the various technical skills required for
TUITION INCLUDES most
of the materials, glass and supplies you will use in your design.
Occasionally, a student may choose some special components such
as jewels, agates, or special glass that may cost a little extra.
Lunch is included in this workshop.
DO NOT NEED to
buy any tools. Carl will
provide the use of all tools necessary to complete your project.
Once you have completed your project you will be far more
knowledgeable about what few tools you really need to continue.
those of you who live too far away to drive to class daily, Carl can
arrange for comfortable accommodations right here in Munfordville at the
are offered one or two weeks each month.
Just give us a call to discuss details for enrollment and
accommodations. Enjoy your
next vacation by learning and making a special project for your home.
ARE ENCOURAGED to
take "entertainment breaks” by taking in some of
WHO LIVE NEARBY
and intend to go home each evening are always welcome.
(270) 524 9567
Artist, the Staff, the Fun
GLASS CRAFTING provides
many hours of excitement and fun. It
is always satisfying to complete a project that will provide lasting
enjoyment for years. Come
join us and learn the basic skills necessary for a good beginning in
is included in the workshop.
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from Munfordville Courthouse go North on 357 2 miles, Right onto 2185
for 3 miles, Right onto Dave Wintsch Rd. and we are the 1st
driveway on the left.
Certificates are Available!