2014 Conference Classes


Stained Glass School Conference Classes


During the Artists’ Retreat at the Elms
June 9-12, 2014

7:00am – 12:00pm
Spend money on classes, not hotel nights!

This year, classes are scheduled in the morning, with SGAA Conference lectures/activities scheduled after lunch and in the evening. To register, contact the SGAA Headquarters at 800.438-9581 or visit the Official Conference Information Page at www.stainedglass.org.

7:00am – 12:00pm

  • Advanced & Creative Portrait Painting
    • Level: Advanced/Master
    • Instructor: Jim M. Berberich
    • Description: This Class is for the skilled glass painter who wants to step it up a notch! Advance your Glass Figure Painting skills by using a variety of tools and materials and learning creative techniques.
    • Tuition: $625

7:00am – 12:00pm

  • Restoration Painting
    • Level: Advanced/Journeyman
    • Instructor: Nicholas Parrendo
    • Description: Restoration painting is the art of capturing what was originally done through pigments and/or the firing process to arrive at the original statement, including reproducing the tracing and how the original tracing was achieved. Two methods will be explored: painting on the original piece and plating to the original piece.
    • Tuition: $500

7:00am – 12:00pm

  • Verifix 2K Silicone Lamination
    • Level: Any Level
    • Instructor: Shawn Zenuh and Michael Sreckov of Bohle, Inc.
    • Description: This introductory workshop will present a new method of combining the functionality of modern architectural glazing substrates, such as insulated glass and safety glass, with the tradition of stained glass artistry using lamination.
    • Tuition: $350

7:00am – 12:00pm

  • Introduction to Stained Glass Painting
    • Level: Beginner/Apprentice
    • Instructor: C. Robert Markert and Laura Parham
    • Description: This class will introduce the student to the professional art of painting on stained glass, including basic procedures for tracing, matting, and silver stain plus proper kiln-firing procedures.
    • Tuition: $500

7:00am – 9:30am

  • Concept to Cartoon
    • Level: Beginner/Intermediate/Apprentice/Journeyman
    • Instructor: Diane Eissinger
    • Description: Take your plein air sketches and turn them into a workable stained glass cartoon. Techniques will include glass selection, glass cutability, cropping, enlarging/reducing.
    • Tuition: $250

9:30am – 12:00pm

  • Photoshop/Illustrator for Stained Glass
    • Level: Any Level
    • Instructor: Bryant Stanton
    • Description: Discover if Photoshop and Illustrator are for you. Learn to design windows and create stained glass presentations for clients.
    • Tuition: $250

Reusché & Co. of TWS, Inc. proud sponsor of the Stained Glass School. Our thanks also to FuseMaster Enamels.

  2 Responses to “2014 Conference Classes”

  1. I am interested in the Stained Glass Painting Class. What airport is nearest to the school?

    Thank you,

    Sue Nowak

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