West Virginia
Studio Arts: Stained Glass
Work alongside experienced stained glass artists and learn about stained glass history, design, tools and construction as you create brilliant sun catchers and window panels.
Program No. 2497RJ
6 days
Starts at
6 days
5 nights
15 meals
5B 5L 5D
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At a Glance

With the beautiful backdrop of the Appalacian foothills, learn the process of constructing sun catchers and window panels with copper foil and lead with a professional artists. Topics covered include proper design techniques, glass cutting, soldering, glass types and construction of three-dimensional glass objects.
Activity Level
Varies by date
Minimal walking and standing on this program.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Learn hands-on techniques from a professional artist, and spend hours in the studio perfecting your craft.
  • Enjoy evening entertainment as a group, including a covered bridges field trip, or take advantage of free studio time.
  • Be inspired by the picturesque and tranquil backdrop of the Appalachian foothills and four peaceful lakes, and explore the area’s historic covered bridges, a two-story log cabin and a one-room schoolhouse.

General Notes

Please note that there may be additional fees for supplies required. Please call for additional information. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
Featured Expert
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Troy Knight
Troy Knight resides in Lavalette, WV, a retired paramedic who now operates a full-service stained glass studio. Since 1982 he has specialized in the design, fabrication, installation and restoration of stained glass, featured in homes across the United States and internationally. Troy has been a featured appraisal judge in the Stained Glass Appraisal Guide Book and has taught classes on a continuous basis. Since opening his home studio in 1995, Troy’s work includes sun catchers, hanging panels, lamps, cabinet doors, skylights and religious windows.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Troy Knight
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