Orientation: Stained Glass Tools

Orientation: Stained Glass Tools

Learn the basics of working with stained glass.  You'll create a window hanging while learning how to cut, grind, and solder glass for your future projects. 

Great For

  • Beginner friendly, but comfort around sharp tools recommended

Skills Toolbox

  • ​Cutting & grinding glass safely and precisely
  • Soldering glass pieces together
  • Stained glass design basics

Tool Clearances

  • ​IF glass cutter & grinder, IF soldering station

(Idea Foundry workshop members who have taken this class are cleared for independent use of these tools in the shop. Learn more about membership here.)

Pairs Well With

For another beginner friendly stained glass project, check outthis potted plant project class!

Plan Your Visit

All materials and safety equipment supplied.  Students are required to wear closed-toe shoes and long pants to participate, and sturdy footwear (e.g. tennis shoes or boots) is recommended. Natural fiber clothing is recommended (e.g. cotton, denim). Plan to arrive for class about 10-15 min early and check in at the front desk. Our main entrance is on State Street, with parking lot entrance on State St. as well. IF parking and street parking available.


Idea Foundry Member: $65

Non Member: $75

Upcoming Dates

  • APRIL 2 | 6-9PM (4 Spots Left)
  • APRIL 22 | 6-9PM (6 Spots Left)
  • MAY 14 | 6-9PM (2 Spots Left)
  • MAY 28 | 6-9PM (6 Spots Left)