Traditional Glass Painting Workshop

If you’re searching for exciting new activities near Cardiff, why not come and create your own stunning piece of art with this glass painting class in Penarth?

Guided by the expert teachers at Glass by Design, this hands-on workshop will teach you all of the tips and tricks you need to create a masterpiece on stained glass. You’ll watch demonstrations of the equipment, cover painting techniques and unleash your creativity as you make a one-of-a-kind piece to take home.

The workshop will be run over 2 consecutive days. On the first day you will attend a 1.5 hour session and learn how to mix the paint and how to apply the trace line. Your project will then be fired overnight in a kiln. The next day, you will attend another session of 1.5 hours, and you will learn to apply the matt wash. Your project will then need a further firing overnight.

With a maximum class size of four students, this workshop is perfect for beginners looking to try their hand at glass painting. On the hunt for team building activities or date ideas near Cardiff? Gather up your group and try painting with a twist — it’s one of the best things to do in Penarth!

You’ll finish this glass painting class with a new skill to continue developing and your handmade masterpiece, ready to proudly display!

NB: Your item will need to be fired in a kiln in order to complete the firing process. If you are local, it will be ready to pick up in approximately 7 days (Your teacher will confirm this with you). If you have come from further afield and wish your item to be sent, there will be a nominal postal charge to pay. There are also display stands which you may want to purchase to show off your new creation.


Sep 21 2022


11:00 am - 1:00 pm




Glass by Design
Glass by Design, Station Approach, Penarth


Glass by Design