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Bill Davies – (Picture Framing, Stained Glass)

  • icon-Stained Glass window Higham HallStained glass artist
  • Teaches stained glass, Tiffany Lamps and Picture Framing
  • Professionally teaching for over 40 years

One of Higham’s longest-serving Tutors, Bill created Higham’s  wonderful 20th anniversary window on our staircase in 1996. The window represents the Book of Knowledge with Saint Augustine/Jude/James (not sure which – please correct me if you know better!). You can also see the mountain fell Skiddaw, the gate and ballustrade with its ball finial.

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September 2018

STAINED GLASS PANEL OR TIFFANY LAMP

September 10th at 18:30 to September 14th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Make a stained glass panel or a Tiffany style lamp, developing skills so that you can construct more elaborate projects later. Understand and use the techniques of template glass cutting, using grinding machines, copper foiling, leading application and final soldering. No experience required - be guided in all aspects. Illustrated evening slide lectures. Materials dependent on project. Limited spaces. Bill Davies (Wirral www.highamhall.com/bill-davies) Residential: £418 Non-residential: £291 (Materials at cost)

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October 2018

PICTURE FRAMING

October 12th at 18:30 to October 14th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Enjoy the satisfaction of making your own frames to complement your art competently and accurately. Learn about mount cutting, double mounts, glass cutting and wash lines. No experience required. Make at least two complete frames. Bill Davies (Wirral www.highamhall.com/bill-davies) Residential: £231 Non-residential: £164 (Materials at cost)

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November 2018

STAINED GLASS CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS

November 25th at 18:30 to November 28th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Make your own Christmas decorations and ornaments in Stained Glass - Nativity scenes, free standing angels, flying angels, Father Christmases etc. Tuition will be given in glass cutting, copper foiling and assembly. Bring your own designs or use those supplied. Bill Davies (Wirral www.highamhall.com/bill-davies) Residential: £324 Non-residential: £226

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March 2019

STAINED GLASS PANEL OR TIFFANY LAMP

Sunday March 24, 2019 at 18:30 to Thursday March 28, 2019 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Make a stained glass panel or a Tiffany style lamp, developing skills so that you can construct more elaborate projects later. Understand and use the techniques of template glass cutting, using grinding machines, copper foiling, leading application and final soldering. No experience required - be guided in all aspects. Illustrated evening slide lectures. Materials dependent on project. Limited spaces. Bill Davies (Wirral www.highamhall.com/bill-davies) Residential: £418 Non-residential: £291 (Materials at cost)

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