Class Info

**Pre-registration is required for all classes. Please note that your reservation is not secured until payment is received. This ensures adequate supplies.**

You can sign up in person during shop hours, by mail or on line. For detailed registration instructions, scroll to the bottom of this page. 

Stained Glass Lead or Copper Foil Method
Classes to resume in fall 2021.

Thursday Morning 10am-12:30pm Thursday Evening 6 pm-8:30 pm 

Class Duration: 8 Weeks  

Class Size: Minimum 4 students; Maximum 6 students 

Instructor: Bob Wilhelm

Cost: $210 + Supplies for 8 weeks; Class fee includes 20 hours of class time/instruction (8 weeks), a basic glass cutter and use of soldering irons, glass grinders and soldering flux. There is a limited supply of glass tools available for students to share. For students wanting their own tools, Hen Picked Antiques carries a full line, including grinders, at competitive prices. Hen Picked Antiques cannot warranty tools that are not purchased through us. We carry a large supply of stained glass and students are strongly encouraged to purchase their glass at Hen Picked Antiques. Class fee must be paid at time of registration in order to reserve your spot. Registration is accepted by phone, mail, on line or at the shop. We accept cash, charge, Paypal or check made payable to Hen Picked Antiques, LLC.  There is a $5 convenience fee if you pay by Paypal.  There is a 20% cancellation fee if the student cancels.

Please Note: This is a beginner’s class. The first project should be 40 pieces or less and no larger than 24 x 24. We have a large selection of stained glass pattern books for ideas. No lamp shades or lamp panels for first class.  Hen Picked Antiques provides storage space for student projects and tools. Safety glasses are required and can be purchased at the shop or brought in from home. Closed toed shoes (no sandals, flip flops, etc.) are required. You must be 18 years or older in order to take the class. One person per project (no project sharing).


Stained Glass in an Afternoon Workshop 
Dates/Projects TBA
Workshops to resume in fall.
**Can't wait that long to get your glass "fix?" Get your friends together and book a private workshop! (Minimum 6 students for private workshop).**
Class Size: Min. 4 students, Maximim 6 students
Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $45, includes all materials
Instructor: Bob Wilhelm
Have you wanted to try stained glass, but don't want to commit to an eight week class?  Here's your chance!  Join us for this fun workshop.  All materials & instruction are included. Each student will receive a kit including pre-cut glass pieces and metal hardware.  You'll learn the basics of copper foiling and soldering.  No prior stained glass experience is required.  Space & kits are limited. Reserve your seat today!  Closed toe shoes are required (no sandals, flip flops, etc). You must be 18 years or older to participate.

Canvas Painting: 
Create your own masterpiece on canvas! Relax with friends and enjoy an afternoon or evening of painting fun. The offered designs are all template-based and take the intimidation out of painting.  Participants must be 18 or older. All materials & instruction included.  Feel free to bring a snack & non-alcoholic beverage. 

Chair Caning: 
Wednesdays 6:15-8:45 pm
Duration: 8 weeks
Class Size: Minimum 3 students, Maximum 6 students.
Cost: $225, includes instruction booklet and supplies to complete an average sized chair. Students provide a chair.
Instructor: Pat Grady
Project must be taken home after each class so please be sure to choose a chair that you can easily transport back and forth to class. Safety glasses and closed toe shoes are required (no sandals, flip flops, etc). You must be 18 years or older in order to take the class.  

Three Easy Ways to Register for Classes: 
* Stop in the shop any time during business hours     
Mail: Download the registration form using the link below. Send payment and registration form to: 
Hen Picked Antiques 108 Branch Street Hartford WI 53027 
Please note you must contact us at before mailing in your registration so that we can hold your reservation. 
Online via Paypal: Now you don't have to wait until the shop is open to sign up! Add a note when prompted to let us know which class/session you are signing up for. Please be sure to include your phone number when paying via Paypal. Also please note that there is a $5 convenience fee when using Paypal. Click here to pay online!

Registration Forms:  Download the sign up forms using the link below.  

Debbie Wilhelm,
Aug 24, 2018, 1:02 PM