Make decorative and useful items for your home. Beginners master basic copper foil techniques by making a mirror then progress to curved cutting with panels, lamps and more. Students will learn how to mark out; cutting & grinding; foiling; flat solder; bead solder; edge solder and foiling curves.
The course includes an introduction, first cutting, glass choice, Mark out, Cutting, grinding, Foiling, Flat solder, Bead solder, Edge solder, finish mirror project, Curved cutting practise, 2nd project choice, Foiling curves.
Improvers will be developing their skills and technique.
The glass and sundries are available to purchase from the tutor at cost price. Initial mirror costs approx. £25. For more information please contact Paignton ACL on 01803 540770 or email [email protected]
|Code||Location||Dates||Day||Times||Weeks||19-23 Fee ||19+ Fee |
|AL9A511PDB||BXHAM ACL||02/OCT/18 - 11/DEC/18||TUE||19:00 - 21:00||10||
|FC||Courses marked are full cost with no reductions available.|
|T2||Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 2 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.|
|T3||Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 3 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.|
|19+||Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners aged 19 or over.|
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