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Monday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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Canterbury Stained Glass

Class Schedules

About Our Classes
  • Classes are taught by experienced, skilled craftsmen in a fun and informal atmosphere.
  • No transfers or refunds will be given for class tuition within 48 hours before the first class meeting.
  • Please attend your scheduled class. Make-up classes are not available.
  • Students must purchase their own tools as there is work to be completed at home, as well as in the classroom.
  • Advance registration is required, class size is limited.
Click on a class name below to see details!
Regular Classes
Beginning Stained Glass 6 weeks - $225.00
A class designed to give you, the beginning student, the skills needed to build stained glass windows or panels. You will learn to make two glass panels - the first using lead came, the second with the copper foil method. Students will learn to select glass, prepare patterns, cut glass, lead and zinc, solder and use patinas. Price of class includes a $135 gift certificate to be used during class. Cost of tools and materials may exceed the gift certificate amount depending on what the student decides to purchase.
Garden Stepping Stones 3 weeks - $40.00
You will learn to cut glass and cast a stepping stone using Diamondcrette. Jane, your instructor, pours a stone in the first class. You pour your stone on the second class, clean up and learn sealing techniques on the third. What could be better?
Beginning Fusing 3 weeks - $65.00
Fusing glass is fun and easy. This entry level kiln class is for students with glass cutting experience. In this hands-on class, Mike will teach you how to make test strips, jewelry and fused tiles.
Stained Glass Mosaics 3 weeks - $50.00
Create your own mosaic table tops, counter tops, picture frames or birdbaths. Some of our students cover just about anything that doesn't run away from them. You will learn to cut glass and to apply directly to a project, then grout and seal it. Adhesives and finishing techniques will be covered as well as unique ideas for future projects. More information than you knew existed about mosaics.
Odyssey Lamp Class 4 weeks - $50.00
You will learn to make a Tiffany reproduction lamp using the Odyssey lamp system. Choose and order your lamp form before class starts.
Panel Lamp 4 weeks - $175.00
Build the panel lamp of your choice while learning proper assembling and finishing techniques. Tuition includes a $110.00 gift certificate to be used during class. Cost of supplies, materials and tools may exceed the the gift certificate amount depending on what the student chooses to purchase.
Intermediate Stained Glass Workshop 4 weeks - $50.00
Do you need direction? Do you need motivation? You can try Hari Krishna or take the intermediate workshop at Canterbury. Bring in that half-finished panel collecting dust on your workbench or get advice on starting a new challenge. We can help you with that project you've always wanted to do, and you won't have to shave your head. Students provide their own tools and materials, we provide advice, instruction and inspiration. This is a four week class.
Glass Bracelets 3 weeks - $50.00
Fun and fashionable, fused glass bracelets are the latest warm glass trend. You learn to fuse and slump a bracelet. Students fire in class using our molds and kilns. No glass experience necessary.
Stained Glass Box Workshop 3 weeks - $45.00
(includes book)
In this class students will learn how to make boxes. They will be introduced to creating 3 dimensional stained glass. Short cuts and easy methods will be discussed as well as issues regarding durability and strength.
Fusing With Pattern Bars 3 weeks - $45.00
Don't know what a pattern bar is? Stop in the store and see. If you love fusing, you will want to know this new technique to create original pieces of fused glass artwork. That's all we can tell you now. This two week class is a must for anybody who loves to fuse.
Fused Bowlmaking 2 weeks - $95.00
In this two-week class, you will design and create your own patterned glass, then fuse and slump it to make a bowl. Basic glass cutting experience required. Tools and materials available for purchase at the first class meeting.
Advanced Fusing with Frit 2 weeks - $85.00
In this two day workshop, you will learn how to use frits (crushed glass) like paint to create stunning images in glass. Each student can expect to make at least one 6" x 6" frit creation. Class will meet for four hours on the first meeting and 2 hours the second week. Basic tool kit and supplies available first day of class. No experience necessary.
Bird Bath
Summer is coming or so we think; so it is time to get started on that bird bath. This class has been especially designed for those wanting more class time to finish this larger project. So be the envy of your neighborhood this summer with your new bird bath.
Fun With Fusing 3 weeks - $95.00
Includes a $40 gift certificate
You begged for this, so don't complain. Jeff will be teaching this 3 week fusing class. Each class session will focus on something different. Each week students will learn a new fusing technique. This class is designed for the student who needs motivation and use of a kiln. The gift certificate can be used to purchase materials you may need for the class or for anything else.
Advanced Mosaics: The Snowman/Bowling Ball 3 weeks - $40.00
Ever wonder what to do with that old boling ball in your closet. Well we have an idea --- mosaic it and put it in your garden.
Beginning Stained Glass II
Again you asked for it. Review the basics of creating your own stained glass project. Students will learn how to use bevels, basic simple repairs and enlarging patterns. Agreat class for getting back into the art of stained glass and for expanding your knowledge.
Hinged Boxes
Need a simple holiday or birthday gift? Make this hinged box. Students need to be able to cut glass and foil. Pattern is included. Tools and materials extra.
Short Attention Span Workshops
Blown Ornaments 1 day - $179.00
Includes discounted supplies + tax
They're not just for Christmas any more. Hand blown ornaments make great gifts year 'round. You can make beautiful ornaments using glass cylinders and Bullseye frits and stringers. All tools and materials are included in this two-hour class (and you get to keep the tools). That's right! You can go home and start your new "instant gratification" hobby that day.
Glass Beadmaking 1 day - $209.00
Includes discounted supplies + tax
You can learn glass beadmaking in only one day! Tuition includes a basic beadmaking kit. With this kit the sky's the limit! Learn all the basics including set-up, safety and design. Jeff says, "Beadmaking... better than therapy!" A four hour class.
Morton School 1 day - $20.00
Do you own the Morton Portable Glass Workshop? Can you program your VCR? Well we can help with Morton System. We will teach you to cut perfect strips, squares, diamonds, triangles, hexagons and octagons. Students bring Portable Glass Workshop, Maxi Surface and Basic Cutting Tools to class. We'll supply the glass, but you're on your own with the VCR. A two-hour class.
Lead Windows 1 day - $75.00
This workshop is designed for those who have only learned the copper foil technique. You will assemble a pre-cut window with lead and zinc and learn to solder and cement that window. Materials are supplied, but students must bring their own tools and workboard. Bring a sack lunch or just work right through if your new-found passion for lead came takes over. Become a "lead head" in this four-hour workshop.
Solder Like A Pro 1 day - $20.00
Do you suffer from "solder envy"? If so, Sallyanne can show you some helpful techniques to improve your soldering. She discusses different types of solder, soldering irons, temperature controllers, fluxes, cleaners, polishes and sometimes world events. If you want your work to have that professional touch, learn how to solder like Sallyanne. A two-hour workshop.
Decorative Soldering 1 day - $25.00
You asked for it! Learn to create fashionable solder patterns like herringbone, pearls and bamboo in this two-hour workshop.
Cutter Clinic 1 day - $20.00
Many have been taught by the Master and now you can be too! If you need help with your glass cutting, this is the workshop for you. Don't worry, Jeff will be gentle.
From Coast To Coaster 1 day - $35.00
Need a holiday gift? We can help. Come in for this 3 hour workshop and walk away (pick up the following week) with a set of four glass coasters. Mike will make it fun and we will supply your bottom layer of glass and the use of our tools. No experience necessary.
Fusing With Dicro 1 day - $35.00
Afraid of fusing with dichroic glass, then this workshop is for you. Make a set of earrings and a matching pin for yourself or as a great holiday gift. The choice is up to you, you can even use our tools. No experience necessary.
It's A Wrap 1 day - $60.00
In this one-day workshop, Mike will show you basic wore wrapping techniques that you can use on your fused jewelry, stained glass or su catchers. Don't worry no singing is required.
Stained Glass Scrapbooking 1 day - $40.00
Are you a scrapbooker by heart? Combine your loves, stained glass and scrapbooking into one happy hobby. All you need are pictures, pretty paper, glass, soldering tools and imagination. Make akeppsake for someone special in your life in this one day class.
Painting and Fusing 1 day - $60.00
It's easy and fun. Using Glassline fusing paints, learn how to paint decorative embellishments on your fused glasswork. This one-day workshop is designed for the beginner fuser as well as the advanced fuser who whats to add something to their work.
Fusing with Stringers 1 day - $95.00
Includes materials
It's all the rage, at east in Mike's mind. Join him for this one-day workshop. Everyone will make four coasters designed with stringers in mind. Students are able to use out tools during class time.
One Day Beginning Stained Glass Workshop
In this 7 hour workshop, students will learn to cut a pattern, cut glass, foil, solder and patina a stained glass window. Upon completion of this class students will be able to build windows on their own. A great class for those who can not commit to a 6 week class. Tools and materials extra.
Cabinet Door Design
Are you dying to put a stained glass insert into your cabinet door? Well this workshop is for you. Students will learn about installation, construction and design.
One Day Fun With Fusing Class
In this one day workshop students will learn the fine art of fusing. This class is designed for the student who can not commit to a 3 week class. Students will make tiles or jewelry pieces, the choice is yours.
Daily Deal Fused Glass Pendant/Ornament Workshop $52.00
You can design and make your very own fused glass pendant to wear as a necklace, a pin or a fused glass ornament to hang. We supply everything, glass for fusing , inclusions, bails, and a pin back or cord to make your design a wearable piece of art. No experience necessary, we show you how and you can use our tools, we even handle all the kiln firings. Its the perfect "Short Attention Span Workshop!" Pendants are cut and assembled in the two hour class session. After we fire them you can come anytime and glue on the bail or pin back to finish your wearable art or ornament. Advanced registration is required. This class is sure to fill fast, so sign up early and be the first one on your block to have cool personal art that you designed and made.

Don't forget to bring your printed voucher to class, its like a ticket to a short vacation. If you must cancel your reservation, there is no penalty if done at least 48 hours before class. Cancel at the last minute and you will receive a stern look and possibly a lecture.
Thursday, Nov. 15th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, Dec. 6th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, Dec. 8th
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday, Dec. 15th
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Saturday, Jan. 12th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, Jan. 16th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, Jan. 31st
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, Feb. 2nd
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday, Mar. 9th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, Mar. 12th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, Apr. 10th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, Apr. 13th
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Daily Deal Stained Glass Scrapbooking $52.00
Now you can combine your scrapbooking and stained glass skills to create a wearable piece of art. Even if you don't have these skills we will help you, no experience necessary.

Students will start with a 1" x 2" or 1 1/2" x 1 1/2" clear beveled glass piece and a photo or scrapbook art(you supply, we suggest you bring a printed copy,not originals) to make your glass sandwich. You will solder them together, then if you like add embellishments like wire curly-q or beads. Then we add a pin back or bail and cord for wearing around your neck. All supplies are provided except photos/scrapbook art and we let you use our tools. These make great gifts for friends and family.

Don't forget to bring your printed voucher to class, its like a ticket to a short vacation. Advanced registration is required. If you must cancel your reservation, there is no penalty if done at least 48 hours before class. Cancel at the last minute and you will receive a stern look and possibly a lecture.
Daily Deal Kiln Fired Wine Bottle Cheese Cutting Board $52.00
Recycling at its best! We melt and flatten wine (or any other bottles) in our kiln. At our two hour class you decorate it any way you want to create a cool handmade cheese cutting board. A great gift or just a special treat for yourself. We supply everything you need, all materials including a wine bottle. Now you can cut the cheese in style!
Tuesday, Dec. 11th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, Dec. 15th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Thursday, Jan. 10th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, Jan. 12th
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday, Feb. 2nd
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, Feb. 6th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday, Mar. 7th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, Mar. 9th
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday, Apr. 13th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday, Apr. 17th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Girls Night Out Fused Glass Pendant Class $52.
Feel like having a night out with the girls, but you have Christmas shopping to finish? Why not do both at Canterbury Stained Glass. At this class students will make a fused glass pendant or ornament, all materials included, even a bail and cord. We will fire them and they can be picked up later.
For this class only, students can BYOC (bring your own cocktails) Hey, why not? Please no one under 21 years of age.