Workshop - Stained glass initiation - 2 days - beginners
European Fine Crafts Days
Conference-tours at our studio in Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse near Paris and Versailles:
Introduction to stained glass and glass painting history and technique through:
- the optical and physical properties of stained and blown glass
- the tour of the studio and the relation of stained glass windows to natural and artificial light
- the explanation of the process to design and make a stained-glass window including display of know-how
Saturday: 2:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5:00 p.m.
20 people max per tour.
Access: RER B train - Station: Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse
Journées Européennes des Métiers d'Art (en français)
In the heart of the Chevreuse Upper Valley Regional Park, near Paris and Versailles, Irisations designs and makes unique art stained glass windows that reveal the beauty of natural light.
We work closely with architects, decorators and designers to design and make contemporary unique custom-made art stained glass windows for any openings and interiors.
We are concerned by the urgency to conserve and enhance our architectural, cultural and artistic heritage, and therefore committed to the conservation and preservation of art stained glass, whether civil or religious. Member of Ateliers d'Art de France.
Eventually, we sense the compelling need to transfer our traditional know-how and experience, and to share with all artistic and craft creation. Hence, we train in our studio enthusiasts and professionals to-be on stained glass and glass painting.
All stained glass windows are designed, made, decorated and restored in accordance with the standards of professional practice in our studio by qualified craftsmen. Our commitments: quality, innovation, services.
We design and make unique artistic stained-glass windows tailored to your openings whatever the work (wood, stone...)...
We restore artistic stained-glass windows and implement traditional know-how while establishing a long-term strategy for your heritage...
We offer all-level year-round classes and workshops for adults to learn about stained glass and glass-painting...
Have your stained-glass windows examined for free. We will provide guidance on steps to take to conserve, restore, protect or fix your windows...
The clear lines and the structural innovations of the 20th-century architecture, based on steel, glass and concrete, offer unique opportunities to stained glass...
I would like to erect a church that is "constantly full of the light of the most glorious stained-glass windows so that they enlighten the mind of the people"...