Stained Glass

Ages 14 and up, Monday, 6:00-8:30 p.m.

$125 for non-members per 6-week session
$112.50 for members per 6-week session.



Learn the Tiffany Copper Foil technique of  stained glass  with step-by-step instruction and all the tools you need! You will have a variety of glasses to choose from for specific class projects. All supplies are provided.  Participants may want to purchase their own supplies as they progress with their skills and techniques.

All classes take place on Mondays from 6:00-8:30 p.m. in the art room at ArtsConnect Springfield Township Community Arts Center, 9158 Winton Rd, Building A, behind the fire station.

No  class November 22 due to Thanksgiving break.

 Minimum 3 students ages 14 and older.
**Must register at least one week in advance.

Stained Glass Session Dates Day and Time Non-Member / Member Fee   Register
Session 1 1/11 - 2/22/2021
No class 1/18
MON 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
Session 2 3/8 - 4/12/2021 MON 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
Session 3 5/3 - 6/14/2021
No class 5/31
MON 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
Session 4 7/6 - 8/1/2021 MON 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
Session 5 8/30 - 10/11/2021
No class 9/6
MON 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
Session 6 10/25 - 12/6/2021
No class 11/22
MON 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
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Our Instructor: Heather Hitchman


Heather Hitchman is the Nature Shop Manager at Cincinnati Nature Center.  Heather holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art History and Art Education from Mt. St. Joseph, a Master of Arts in Art Education from Miami University and a Master of Fine Arts Degree from the University of Tennessee. She is currently enrolled in a doctorate program that focuses on Community Based Arts Education.

Having trouble registering online?  Call Lisa Zupon - (513) 728-4266. Lisa can register you over the phone.

WORKSHOPS BY HEATHER

mosaic supplies
Picture Frame Mosaic 
Workshop
Session Dates Day and Time Non-Member / Member Fee Register
Picture Frame Mosaic 4/19 & 26 MON 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. $60 / $54 Register Here

PICTURE FRAME MOSAIC

Ages 14 and up, Monday, Apr 19 & 26, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

In this 2-week class, get creative and experience the art of glass mosaic. Make a unique glass mosaic frame that you can treasure forever! This two-day workshop introduces students to the direct mosaic method as they learn glass cutting techniques, gluing and grouting applications along with tips on designing or modifying designs. Bring your own baubles to add a bit of glitz. All supplies included.

workshop silk painting
Painting on  Silk                             Time Non-member /  Member Fee Register
Sat., Feb 13 OR May 29 9 am - 2 pm $70  / $63 Register Here

Bookbinding Series

Ages 11 & over, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Learn basic bookbinding techniques in Bookbinding 1, then enhance your knowledge with Bookbinding 2. Bookbinding 3 will teach you how to fold boxes and make books.

Participants will learn many basic bookbinding structures, such as accordion folding, two versions of one-sheet wonders, and pamphlet stitch to create their own homemade books. All supplies included.

Girl Scouts are welcome to take the Bookbinding 1 class. This class satisfies the Girl Scout Cadette's Book Art Badge. The badge is NOT included.

Bookbinding Series          Day Time Non-Member/
 Member Fee
Register
Bookbinding 1 Sat, Feb 13 10 am - 12:30 pm $35 / 31.50 Register Here
Bookbinding 2 Sat, Apr 17 10 am - 12:30 pm $35 / 31.50 Register Here
Bookbinding
Boxes & Books
Sat, Jun 12 10 am - 12:30 pm $35 / 31.50 Register Here
         
Leaves in glass
Stained Glass Workshops Time Non-Member / Member Register
Sat. May 1 OR Jun 26 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. $50 / $ 45 Register Here

Painting on Silk 

Ages 14 & over, Sat. Feb 13 OR

May 29 9 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

Participants will use brilliant, vibrant, translucent dyes to paint a silk scarf. Using an exciting array of watercolor techniques, you will create a work of art beautiful enough to wear. All supplies and silk scarf included.

bookbinding tools

Let's Try Stained Glass 

Ages 14 and over, Sat. May 1 OR 

Jun 26, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Want to try your hand in stained glass, then this is the class for you! In this 4-hour workshop, learn the basics of stained glass. Students will get step-by-step instructions on how to cut glass, foil, and solider to create a stained glass decoration. All supplies included.

Contact Us

  1. Class Cancellations & Weather Closings

    Don't wait to register! Classes may be cancelled to low registration or fill up before you have a chance to register. 

    Class cancellations due to weather will be made one hour prior to class start times and will be listed on the homepage of the ArtsConnect website at www.theartsconnect.us. To verify any weather closings, call 513-522-2108. In most instances, classes cancelled by weather will be made up by adding an additional class to the end of the session.

    Due to costs incurred planning for art classes, full refunds will only be issued when the ArtsConnect cancels the class. Class cancellations made within 10 business days of the class start date are eligible for a refund, minus a $5 administration fee per student or transfer to a new session.  View the full class refund policy here.

    To notify us of an early cancellation, please send an email to artsinfo@springfieldtwp.org.