Stained Glass

Ages 14 and up, Monday, 6:00-8:00 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 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the art room at ArtsConnect Springfield Township Community Art sCenter, 9158 Winton Rd, Building A, behind the fire station.

No  class November 23 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 4 7/13 - 8/17/2020 MON  6:00 - 8:00 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
Session 5 9/14  - 10/19/2020 MON  6:00 - 8:00 p.m. $125 / $112.50 Register Here
Session 6 11/2 - 12/14/2020
No class 11/23
MON  6:00 - 8:00 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.


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Picture Frame Mosaic 
Session Dates Day and Time Non-Member / Member Fee Register
Session 4  8/24 - 8/31 MON 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. $60 / $54 Register Here


Ages 14 and up, Monday, Aug 24 & 31, 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

Bookbinding Basics

Ages 11 & over, Sat. Oct. 17, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

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

This class satisfies the Girl Scout Cadette's Book Art Badge. Badge is NOT included.

Bookbinding Basics Time Non-Member
/ Member Fee
Sat. Oct 17 10 am - 12:30 pm $35 / 31.50 Register Here

Lampworking: Glass Beadmaking

Ages 14 and over, Sat. Dec 5, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Experience the technique of Lampworking, "The Art of melting glass rods in the flame of a torch." In this beginner class, learn to safely operate a torch and manipulate colorful glass rods in a flame to make doughnut-shaped beads. Experiment with different shapes and decorations.  All supplies included.

Lampworking: Glass 
Beadmaking Workshop      
Time Non-Member/ Member Register
Sat. Dec.  5 10 a.m. - noon $45 / $40.50 Register Here

Painting on Silk 

Ages 14 & over, Sat. Nov 7, 9 a.m. - 3:00 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.

Painting on Silk Time Non-member
/ Member Fee
Sat., Nov 7 9 am - 3 pm $70  / $63 Register Here
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Stained Glass Pumpkin

Ages 14 and over, Sat. Oct. 31, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Want to try your hand in stained glass, then this is the class for you! In this 3-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 pumpkin decoration. All supplies included.

Stained Glass Pumpkin Time Non-Member / Member Register
Sat. Oct. 31 10:00 a.m. - 1 p.m. $50 / $ 45 Register Here

Class Cancellations & Weather Closings

A minimum of six students must be enrolled for the session prior to the stated deadline for the class to take place (maximum 12 students). The ArtsConnect Springfield Township Community Arts Center follows Finneytown School District inclement weather closings. To verify closings, call 513-522-2108.

Due to costs incurred in planning for art classes, full refunds will only be issued when the Arts Council 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. Refunds will be made by check, not to a credit card. To notify us of a cancellation, please send an email to

Checks are payable to ArtsConnect and can be mailed to 9150 Winton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231

For more information, call 522-2108