Stained Glass Workshops Summer 2024

** UPDATE – EXTRA DATE ADDED DUE TO DEMAND! **

The Stained Glass Centre will once again host some fantastic one-day stained glass workshops this summer. Our workshops are taught by Ann Sotheran, Fellow of the British Society of Master Glass Painters, and offer a great introduction to the wonderful art and craft of stained glass.

Workshops will be held on:
Saturday 8th June 2024 – Glass painting
Sunday 9th June 2024 – Leading and Glazing
Saturday 22nd June 2024 – Leading and Glazing
Saturday 6th July 2024 – Leading and Glazing

Click here for more information on how to book a place!

York Residents’ Festival 2024

The Stained Glass Centre at St Martin cum Gregory will be open for York Residents’ Festival on Saturday 27 January 2024 between 10 am and 4 pm. A rare opportunity to visit one of York’s most beautiful ‘secret’ buildings and learn about the art and craft of stained glass. Our stained glass experts will be on hand for demonstrations and discussions.

Please join us in this historic Grade I listed building for family-friendly activities and stalls selling original artwork and stained glass pieces.

Find out more about the York Residents’ Festival at https://www.visityork.org/residents-festival.

York Unlocked Weekend October 2023

The Stained Glass Centre will be open on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October, from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm each day, as part of York Unlocked 2023.

Please join us in this historic Grade I listed building for demonstrations and discussions, craft and book stalls, family-friendly activities and refreshments.

We aim to foster public appreciation of the architecture of York by organising the opening of 60 buildings, and open spaces, of merit to the public free of charge. Our goal is to educate, engage and inspire. Find out more at https://york-unlocked.org.uk.

Stained Glass Workshops Summer 2023

The Stained Glass Centre will once again host some fantastic one-day stained glass workshops this summer. Our workshops are taught by Ann Sotheran, Fellow of the British Society of Master Glass Painters, and offer a great introduction to the wonderful art and craft of stained glass.

Workshops will be held on:
Sunday 18th June 2023 – Glass painting
Saturday 8th July 2023 – Glass painting
Sunday 9th July 2023 – Leading and Glazing
Saturday 22nd July 2023 – Leading and Glazing

Click here for more information on how to book a place!

York Residents’ Festival January 2023

The Stained Glass Centre at St Martin cum Gregory will be open for York Residents’ Festival on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 January 2023 between 10 am and 4 pm. A rare opportunity to visit one of York’s most beautiful ‘secret’ buildings and learn about the art and craft of stained glass. Our stained glass experts will be on hand for demonstrations and discussions.

Please join us in this historic Grade I listed building for family-friendly activities and stalls selling stained glass pieces and books on stained glass, art, architecture and history.

Find out more about the York Residents’ Festival at https://www.visityork.org/residents-festival.

Carols by Candlelight, Sunday 11th December 2022

It’s that time of year again …. so please join us for Carols by Candlelight on Sunday 11th December!

The Stained Glass Centre will be open from 11am, with children’s craft activities and craft and book stalls for those last-minute gifts. At 5pm, the wonderful Acomb Community Choir will join us to sing Christmas classics and carols – with mince pies and mulled wine to help get you in the festive spirit!

Entry is free and everyone is welcome!

York Unlocked Weekend October 2022

The Stained Glass Centre will be open on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th October, from 10.30 am to 4.00 pm each day, as part of York Unlocked 2022.

Please join us in this historic Grade I listed building for demonstrations and discussions, craft and book stalls, family-friendly activities and refreshments.

We aim to foster public appreciation of the architecture of York by organising the opening of 60 buildings, and open spaces, of merit to the public free of charge. Our goal is to educate, engage and inspire. Find out more at https://york-unlocked.org.uk.

Heritage Open Days September 2022

The Stained Glass Centre at St Martin cum Gregory will be open for Heritage Open Days on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 September 2022 between 10.30 am and 4.30 pm. A rare opportunity to visit one of York’s most beautiful ‘secret’ buildings and learn about the art and craft of stained glass.

Stained glass experts will be on hand for demonstrations and discussions. There will be stalls selling stained glass pieces and books on stained glass, art, architecture and history.

Please join us in this historic Grade I listed building for family-friendly activities and refreshments.

Visit https://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/visiting/event/the-stained-glass-centre for more information on Heritage Open Days.

Stained Glass Workshops Summer 2022

The Stained Glass Centre will once again host some fantastic one-day stained glass workshops taught by Ann Sotheran, Fellow of the British Society of Master Glass Painters.

Workshops will be held on:
Sunday 12 June 2022 – Glass painting
Saturday 25 June 2022 – Glass painting
Sunday 26 June 2022 – Leading and Glazing
Saturday 16 July 2022 – Leading and Glazing

Click here for more information on how to book a place!

York Residents’ Festival January 2022

The Stained Glass Centre at St Martin cum Gregory will be open for York Residents’ Festival on Saturday 29 January 2022 between 10 am and 4 pm. A rare opportunity to visit one of York’s most beautiful ‘secret’ buildings and learn about the art and craft of stained glass. Our stained glass experts will be on hand for demonstrations and discussions.

Please join us in this historic Grade I listed building for family-friendly activities and stalls selling stained glass pieces and books on stained glass, art, architecture and history.

Find out more about the York Residents’ Festival at https://www.visityork.org/residents-festival.