Classes

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bf61BEGINNING FOIL 5 wks  $125
You will  learn about the tools of the trade, such as the glass cutter, pliers and running pliers. As in any
craft, knowing what tools to purchase and how to use them properly is essential. The class will cover the
theory of  “Why Glass Breaks?" holding the cutter, scoring the glass, breaking  using pliers, breaking using
running pliers, using a straight edge, cutting inside curves, outside curves, and ovals. You will go away with
confidence. This class is  for beginners as well as for those who need to enhance their cutting skills. The
class  focuses on the copper foil method of stained glass construction.  During the class, students will
complete the starter project using glass they select.  You will complete a small stained glass
window  (approx. 9“ X  14”). Several different patterns are available for you to choose from at the first class.
Must purchase a tool kit (class, kit & glass comes to about $300).
Grinders and other specialty equipment provided for use in class.
Limit 10 Students

Session Choices:
Saturdays, Aug 5 - Sep  2017  10am - 12:30pm
(no class 9/2/17)
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

***NEW CLASS***  INK THERAPY beginner      $45
This is a non-glass related class.  No pressure, no stress! A great way to relax and learn to guide the ink to create some amazing art.  If you've ever wondered what Alcohol Ink is and what you can do with it, come take this class and learn about this exciting and fun art medium. (This is a basic class used as an introduction to Alcohol Ink.)

We will be teaching you how to use Alcohol inks to create one-of-a-kind art tiles, papers and art works. This is a basic class, so no painting experience is required or needed...and we supply the materials used in class.

Limit 12 Students

No experience required. This is a great class for any skill level.
 
Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, Jul 8 2017  1:30pm - 4:00pm

Call or send email to enroll to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

 

MOSAIC MADNESS   - Beginner Class -      2 Sessions    $45+
Learn how to do glass on glass mosaics. Have fun learning the techniques for direct mosaics
using scrap glass, nuggets, glass tiles, broken china, glue, and grout.  Scrap glass is included,
all other items are student provided if wanted.

Students must bring an 8x10 picture frame with DROP IN GLASS.  Bring your safety glasses if you have them.  All tools are available for purchase at a discount in class.

No prerequisite.
Limit 10 Students
Saturday, Jun 3 2017  1:30pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, Jun 8, 2017 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Grouting Saturday Jun 24, 2017  1:30 to 4:00pm
Grouting Thursday Jul 20, 2017  6:30 to 9:00pm
Call or send email to enroll to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Fpendants3For all those fusers out there, we are going to try a new Friday Fusing night “class”. 
Each time we will do a different project or an “Open Idea” night where you create your own thing.  Suggestions are always welcome.  More details will be in the newsletter. 

Limit 10 Students. $15 holds your spot! 
Includes 1 firing and supplies as noted

Come in during the class time to make your project and it will be fired and ready the next
week for pickup.

FuseFunNo Experience required - glass cutting a plus!


    June 2 - Patriotic, Grad, Summer, Teacher Gifts
    July 7 - Summertime fun
    Aug 3 - TBD - GIVE US A SUGGESTION :)
    Sep 8 - ok 2nd Friday - but still a good night

 

 

 

Doodle Plates/Frit Painting - $40
This class was a huge hit during our No Days Road Show.  Ever wonder how to use glass frit
and paint? This is the class for you!  Students will make a 6” x 6” plate using frits and glass
paints.  All items are included and one firing. 
No experience required

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to:  classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Fused Inspirations -JELLYFISH  2 session    $59 + materials
You've seen them hanging in the store, now one can hang in your home.  OR what an amazing gift this
would be!  Classes are sell out as fast, so sign up quickly.


Cost is $59 (includes all firings - glass and other supplies not included) - must be prepaid to hold your spot. 
Please pick out your glass at time of payment
Limit 10 Students.

Thursdays, Jun 15 & 22, 2017   6:30pm - 9:00pm
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to : classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

***GROUTING SESSION*** - Price included in previous mosaic class - you MUST SIGN UP 1 week prior
This is the grouting session for all of you who need to complete your mosaic madness or mosaic table top project. Wear clothes to get messy in.  Bring thick dish-washing gloves, roll of paper towels, and a cellulose sponge.
Let us know when you are ready and we will schedule a class.
Don’t want to grout at home?  Bring your next project to grout at our shop for only $15
Prerequisite:  First session of mosaic madness or mosaic table top.
Saturday, May 13, 2017   1:30pm - 4:00pm
Saturday, June 24, 2017  1:30pm - 4:00pm
Thursday, July 20, 2017   6:30pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, Aug 26, 2017  1:30pm - 4:00pm
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

MAKE IT & TAKE IT
3-D FUN                        Intermediate               $30 + materials

Tired of making flat panels?  Take your skills to the next dimension!  In this class you will learn to make either a butterfly, humming bird, or dragon using your copper foil skills and make a stunning standing or hanging object. 
You will need to purchase, cut, and foil your glass prior to the first class.

Prerequisite: Beginning Foil Class or equivalent
Limit 10 Students

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017   6:30pm - 9:00pm
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to : classes@allenkenoyerglass.com
 

 

Beveled Scrap Art    2 Sessions   $45 + materials
Bring in your scrap glass, jewels, and oddities that can withstand foiling & soldering.  We will teach
you how to surround them in  beautiful bevels with some decorative soldering and create a
masterpiece!  You need to bring in all your foiling and soldering supplies including your soldering
iron (or you can use one of ours).

Prerequisite: Beginning Copper foil or equivalent knowledge.
Limit 10 Students

Tuesdays, Aug 1 & 8, 2017   6:30pm - 9:00pm
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to:  classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

FLAT PANEL LAMP    4 WKS  $75+
Wanting to go a little further and start to work in 3 dimensions. This is a great course for people who
have done a beginner course or wanting to do their first lamp. Learn the basics of making panel lamps
as well as the many little hints to getting them to look right. We have several patterns for this lamp
course. Please bring your copper foil tools and soldering irons.

Any special base glass must be ordered 2 weeks prior to class.
Class size is limited to 4 students.

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

NDmm2GROUTLESS MOSAIC MIRROR    $45 
Mosaic's without the mess of grouting!  In this class you will create a ready to hang mosaic mirror in
3 hours.  Bring scrap glass, trinkets, stones, jewelry or anything that can withstand some heat.
We will provide use of our scrap glass, the wood backing (approx 11” x 12”), 6” x 7” mirror, and the
special adhesive product that will amaze you.

Limit 10 Students.
EVERYONE WELCOME - no experience required!

Saturday Aug 12th, 1:30pm - 4pm
Call to enroll or send questions to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Micro MosaicsBottle Top Class - CROSSES   $55
Just in time for EASTER!  This is a great class for advancing your copper foil skills.  Learn how
to create your own masterpiece.  Class includes specialty foil and wire. 

Must bring 5 Chandelier jewels, decorations, 1 bottle not foiled, your copper foil & soldering supplies, and a temperature controlled iron.

Limit 8 Students.

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to:: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

DecSolder3DecSolder4Decorative Soldering Techniques  -   1 session  $39
Prerequisite: Prior Allen Kenoyer Foil class or teacher approval.
If you are comfortable with your soldering skills and want to take it to the next level, then this
class is for you.  Learn to create different looks on your projects with decorative solder. 
Discover the different types of solder and what they can add to your project.  Bring your
soldering iron, solder, flux, & brush that you normally use.  If you don't have your own iron
you can use ours.  Now done on bevels so your class project is a showpiece!

Limit 10 Students

Saturday Jun 17th  1:30pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday, Jun 21st, 2017
   6:30pm - 9:00pm
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

TREASURES IN STAINED GLASS “ENCASING MEMORIES” - Intermediate 2wks  $50

Do you have something of great value to you...photos, postcards, special letters, or cards?  Learn how to encase them in beautiful stained glass so that you can display them and pass them on for generations to come!

 


Encasing Memories AfterPrerequisite: Beginning Foil Class

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name toclasses@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

 

 

BOX CLASS 3 wks - Intermediate              $75+
Learn the secrets of a well made stained glass box.  You'll learn to make a box with a
simple hinge.   You'll be amazed at the beautiful boxes you can make with glass. This is a
fast paced class, so students must be confident in their skills.
Prerequisite: Beginning Foil Class

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

HummingbirdKH3D Hummingbird Class     1 SESSION  $25 +

If you have been in the shop lately you may have seen this little guy.  A colorful 3 dimensional hummingbird without using the lead bodies our other 3D class uses.

You Must pre-cut and foil your glass.  If you want help with this, come one week earlier to workshop and we will help you prepare ($15)

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to:  classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

bottleart1Bottle Chimes  $55+
Up-cycle bottle and glass to make some amazing chimes.  You bring in the bottle and we will help you
cut it and create an amazing piece of art.

No Prerequisite.  Cutting experience is helpful, but not required.  Bring in 2 or more bottles - must be
clean, dry and all labels removed.  You will only make 1 chime during class.

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

20160315_214958-2Fused Kaleidoscopes   2 wks      $75+Kit+glass
Make an amazing kaleidoscope using Fused glass and soldered pieces.

Prerequsite:  Beginning Copper Foil or Equivalent soldering experience

Limit 8 Students
 

20160315_214928-1Tuesdays, May 16 & 23, 2017    6:30pm - 9:00pm
Wednesdays Aug 16 & 23, 2017 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

 

 

FishWCFused Wind Chimes  Intermediate          $75 + glass
Choose from several different designs.
Price includes tuition, high Temp wire, beading wire & crimps, and one firing.  Student must bring hanging support (driftwood, corbel, decorative beads, etc).

Glass cutting Skills required.

Limit 8 Students


Tuesdays Jul 11, 18 & 25, 2017 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to:: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com
 

 

 

 

Coral Bowls (2)Coral Sea Bowl - mini     Beginner         $39
Want to make a Coral Sea Bowl of your own?  In this class you will make a mini coral sea bowl,
learning all the tips and techniques.  Includes all the glass and 2 firings.

No prerequisite.
Limit 10 Students

Tuesday Jun 20th, 2017 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Call the shop or Send e-mail to enroll to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

Micro MosaicsMicro Mosaic Pendants   $35
This is a great new class for any skill level.  Create your own pendants  using tiles, beads,
glass, pretty much anything you can fit.  The class  fee covers the cost for everything you
need to make 2 basic pendants.  Including millefiori, tiles and more.  You are welcome to bring
your own charms and beads for that special touch. Each additional pendant is $12.
Cost is $35 - must be prepaid.
Includes everything you need to make 2 basic pendants. 

Limit 16 Students Kids are welcome to enroll with a parent. 
No experience required.

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to:classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

BEGINNING LEAD -  by private lesson only - call to schedule
There is more to stained glass than copper foil. Learn the basics of working with lead came. Learn
what tools to use, layout, studio setup, safety information, came selection, lead soldering techniques,
cementing and much more. This technique works well when doing larger panels or entry door panels.
You will go away with confidence.  Are you interested in building larger or more geometric designs? 
Then this is for you.  We focus on the lead came method of stained glass construction.  Students
will complete a leaded glass panel (approx. 9” X 14”).
Must purchase a tool kit (class, upgrade kit & glass). Grinders and other specialty equipment provided.

Prerequisite: Beginning Copper Foil
For more information email: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Teacup Mosaics - Beg/Int -                     $75 + glass. 
Another NEW class.  Using your old china, coffee cups, tea servers, etc create a wall hanging that
is suitable for indoors or out.  Great way to use those chipped cups you just can't bring yourself
to throw away.  Learn how to use a tile saw to cut your pieces.  Then mount them on waterproof backer board.

Class fee includes:  tuition, adhesives, backer board, use of tile saw
Students are responsible for their cups, etc and background glass.  If you cannot cut glass, for additional $10 we will pre-cut your glass (plus cost of glass)

Prerequisite: Cutting experience suggested but not required
Limit 10 Students

Saturday July 29th, 10am - 4pm  (There will be a lunch break)
Call to enroll or send questions to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Acid Etch        $25
Come in and learn how to acid etch glass and make an elegant keepsake or gift at the same time.  We
will provide stencils. 

Want to make something extra special?  For an additional $10 each piece you can etch a dichroic piece
and we will cap it and fire it for you.

No prerequisites.  Includes practice glass & 2 bevels.  $5 each extra bevel.
Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to:  classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Sunflower Yard Art  - Inter/Adv Foil       $75 class fee + $50 kit fee + materials
Just imagine a full size sunflower (over 6 feet tall) on a copper pole.  You need to come in and pick up your supply list and instruction sheet.  Then show up with all your pre-tinned pieces and all your soldering
supplies including your soldering iron (or you can use one of ours).  Pick up class info when registering.
Class limited to 8 students so register quickly.

Prerequisite: Beginning Foil Class or Equivalent Experience.

Saturdays Jul 15 & 22, 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Call the Shop to enroll or send questions to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

Micro MosaicsBottle Top Class - SHELLS   $55
This is a great new class for copper foil.  Learn how to create your own masterpiece.  Class
includes specialty foil and wire. 

Must bring Seashells, 1 bottle not foiled, your copper foil & soldering supplies, and a temperature controlled iron.

Cost is $55 - must be prepaid.
Class size is limited to 8 students.

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

INTRO TO FUSING Class 1 session   $75
Curious about Fusing? 
Then this class is for you.  We will introduce you to the world of fused
glass, how a kiln works, and just what happens during each step of the fusing process.  It is great
for those who own a kiln, thinking about it, or just curious about the process.  This will cover more
of the technical side of fusing.   The class is 2-1/2 hours long and all supplies are included. You will
get to assemble a few smaller items that will be fired and picked up in a few days. See a whole new
side of glass work without the cost of a 3 day class.
No Experience required.

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Fused Inspirations - Tree Class  (Beginner)       1 session    $45 +
This class mixes the art of mosaic with the medium of fused glass.  You will make a smaller
version of this tree (Approx 8” diameter). No experience required
You will be using mosaic nippers and safety glasses, so if you have them please bring them or
you can share ours.

Cost is $45 - must be prepaid. 
Includes base glass, scrap glass and wire. 
Any stands, special or Dichroic glass is extra.
Limit 10 Students

ISaturday Jun 10, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Call the Shop to enroll or send questions to:  classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

FaerieFaerie Plant Stakes    $50+  (2 sessions)
Learn how to work with sun catcher lead came to complete the “Botticelli Faerie” garden stake from
our new best selling book “The Stained Glass Garden” by George W Shannon & Pat Torlen.
To help keep your costs down, we have put together a $25 kit option will include the mylar, lead,
jewel, rod, copper pipe, marble, wire, copper leaves and chemicals needed for this project.  You are responsible for the glass and solder.
You must precut and grind your glass prior to the first class.  Pattern will be provided with payment.

Cost is $50 - must be prepaid.
Class size is limited to 8 students.
Prerequisite: Glass cutting and soldering

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Soldering Refresher Course      by private lesson $45 for 2-1/2 hr lesson
Is your soldering just not where you'd like it to be?  Having trouble getting the perfect bead? 
Haven't made a project in a while?  Well this is for you.  Bring in YOUR project all foiled and ready to solder and we will guide you to master this skill.


Prerequisite:  Beginning Copper foil.
Bring your soldering iron, solder, flux, & brush that you normally use so we can troubleshoot any equipment problems.  If you don't have your own iron you can use ours.

Call or send e-mail to to schedule: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

14” Mandalas - $60 + glass
You will make a 14” fully finished piece in one morning using the No Days Mosaic adhesive.  Students MUST sign up at least one week in advance to order your substrate.  Upon payment you will receive
the pattern and instructions - all glass must be cut prior to arriving at class.  14” circle framed in zinc
with hooks, adhesive, and black grout are included. 

Glass cutting experience required

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

cuttoolsCUTTING Class     By Private Lesson  $35 call to schedule

Whether you are new to glass, or an old hand and want to improve your skills.  This class will
teach you how to cut glass.  Especially good for fusing & mosaic students who want to enhance
their glass experience.  We will cover all the different choices of glass cutters and how they work along with demonstrations of all the latest tools for cutting glass.

Call or send e-mail to schedule  classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Shadow Art- $75 + glass & supplies. 3 weeks
All NEW class.  Create a masterpiece using decorative soldering techniques on glass billets. 
Using the depth of this type of glass create an amazing 2 sided 3-d effect.

Class fee includes:  tuition  Students are responsible for their supplies.  Glass Billets MUST
be ordered at least 2 weeks in advance and cost approx 35 - 45 each.
Limit 8 Students

Prerequisite: Basic Soldering (Beg Foil Class or Private Lesson) & Decorative Soldering

ISaturdays, Sep 9, 16 & 23, 2017  1:30pm - 4:00pm
Call the Shop to enroll or send questions to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

***This is a NON-TRANSFERABLE, NON-REFUNDABLE CLASS - no exceptions!***

 

 

 

 

Textured Fused Mosaics - $25
Another new class from our No Days Road Show.  You will make a 6” x 6” plate using scrap
fuseable glass, frits, rods, and stringers to create a design and the you will “grout” your glass
with frit.  All items and one firing are included. 
No experience required

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

MOSAIC TABLE TOP      Beginner Class        2 Sessions $45 +
Learn to make a beautiful 16" Square table mosaic table for your sun room, patio or den in this class – even if you have never done mosaics before!  Scrap glass is included.  Supplies will be available for purchase during class.  $9 for a 16” plywood or bring your own.

No Prerequisite - Everyone welcome - Glass cutting a plus, not required
Limit 8 Students
Saturday Aug 5th, 2017  1:30pm - 4pm
Grouting Saturday Aug 26, 2017 1:30 - 4pm
Call to enroll or email questions to:  classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

ADVANCED LEAD - BEVEL CLUSTER/DESIGN   $125.00 +
Enhance your LEAD projects by using bevels in new and creative ways.  Learn about the varieties of stock bevels, bevel clusters, colored bevels, and custom beveling.  Learn to design your own leaded window to
exact size just like the pros.  Glass and bevel cluster supplied by student.  Bring your basic set of LEAD
tools.  

Prerequisite: Beginning Lead Class
Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

Fused Pendants      $25
Curious about fusing?  Here's your chance to make 2 wonderful pendants.  These make great gifts.  Each additional is $10 each including the firing.

Interest List forming, send e-mail to add your name to: classes@allenkenoyerglass.com

 

 

 

 

OPEN WORKSHOP   $10 Per 2.5 hour Session + Materials & Supplies
If you need help with YOUR project - bring it on in.  We can accommodate you during most store hours, just call ahead.
Tuesdays               6:30PM - 9:00PM  (Unless we have a class - See above schedule or call)
Fridays                  11:00AM - 3:30PM ***new time***
Saturdays              1:00PM - 3:30PM  (Unless we have a class - See above schedule or call)
 


*Class Policies:

Due to the fact that we have to pay our teachers regardless of the number of students, we now have the following class policy.

Class Fees must be paid in advance to guarantee placement in a class.

Class Supplies and tools must be purchased at Allen Kenoyer Glass.

Class size minimum is 4 students.  We reserve the right to reschedule in the event the class minimum is not met.

Cancellations:  Prior to 7 days will receive credit towards a future class.  4-6 Days will result in 50% credit.  Less than 3 days notice & no shows will result in forfeiture of payment.

For more information about any of our classes or to register,
email classes@allenkenoyerglass.com or call the shop (310) 542-6225