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Advanced Portrait Painting on Glass (3 days)


24, 25 & 26 May 2024 (1 spot left)

21, 22 & 23 June 2024 (Sold out)

EXCLUSIVE: 29, 30 November & 1 December 2024 in Bruges, Belgium 



09:00 - 16:00  (until 17:00 max.)


Plantsoen 12, Lage Zwaluwe, Noord-Brabant


€475 incl. coffee/tea and lunch, excl. 21% VAT and shipping costs


This multi-day workshop focuses completely on portrait painting. Basic knowledge & glass painting skills are required. 


During this workshop you will learn how to paint multiple layers before firing it in the kiln, how to work with various painting mediums, the usage of different colors and how to correctly apply shadow/depth. We will work on three portraits in various styles. There will also be the possibility to work from your own photo or design.

''If you are serious about painting in realistic style on glass, don’t delay and take Ellen’s class!
Her understanding and mastery of glass painting techniques are outstanding. She is methodical and clear in her teaching. The class flow is well laid out and accessible. Expect manageable pace and lots of “aha!” moments.''

- Rita, 2023

Glass Painting for Beginners (1 day)


11 May 2024 (Sold out)

15 June 2024 (Sold out)

Time: 09:00 - 16:00

Location: Plantsoen 12, Lage Zwaluwe, North Brabant

Price: €135 including coffee/tea and lunch, excluding 21% VAT and shipping costs

This intensive 1-day workshop provides a comprehensive introduction to the technique of glass painting. You will learn, among other things, the difference between grisaille, enamel, and silver stain, determining the tin side of float glass, applying different firing temperatures, and which brushes are best used for each purpose. Additionally, at the end of the course, you will receive a guidance document summarizing all the information covered.

Photo by ©Tumbleweed & Fireflies Photography