A Beginners Class in Glass Painting

  • Learn glass painting from Samra Bashir, a Chicago-based artist and founder of Glass Calligraphy during this hands-on workshop.​
  • In this 2 hour workshop, you will learn to paint traditional geometric designs on glass frames. The class will approach glass painting from a beginner’s perspective and you will be able to learn the basics of the direct method of glass painting. Step-by-step instructions will be provided for various glass painting processes and techniques.​
  • No artistic experience is necessary!​
  • A brief presentation on traditional Islamic geometric art and its history will be presented by the artist. All materials are provided plus take-home instructions on how to care for your glass painting. Each student gets to take their framed glass painting home with them!
  • These classes are ideal for any age level interested in learning the art of glass painting. Guests must be 12 years of age or older to attend unless accompanied by an adult.
  • REGISTRATION is OPEN until the week of the workshop if there is still space.
  • Limited walk-ins