Advanced Glass Painting: 2-day workshop

6-7 (Sat-Sun) October 2018, or
18-19 (Sun-Mon) November 2018
10:00 – 15:00, in Voorburg, NL

This intensive workshop has a full program!
Topics covered include:
– Traditional and modern glass painting, including use of silver stains and copper red
– Creating strong contour lines
– Making patterns in grisaille
– Painting 4 layers before firing
– Using glycol to create soft shadows

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A conversation with Judith Schaechter

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Judith Schaechter (1961, based in Philadelphia, USA) has created stained glass windows for over 30 years, especially known for her panel of agonized figures against a decorative background. She is also an Adjunct Professor at The University of the Arts and Seminar Instructor at PAFA The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia.

Stained glass as an artistic medium has been dead for a long, long time, yet that doesn’t diminish its fascination.

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A conversation with the artist Alexander Beleschenko

A conversation with Alexander Beleschenko

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Alexander Beleschenko (1951, based in Wales, UK) creates architectural glass installations. His works can be seen in Britain, Germany, France, USA, Japan and the United Arab Emirates.

Yes, I do consider myself a stained glass artist, even though I have only made a few stained glass windows in my 35-year career. I have taken that job description really through the fact that my introduction to the art and craft of the medium was in a schooling of the traditional practice. There have been times that I have thought of using other definitions but they all end up being far more confusing, especially to the layman. Read More