Restoration | Commissions | Lessons
From coasters to jewellery, lighting, vases, clocks and lessons, find that perfect gift- for him or her.
Lorraine Cole opened The Workshop in 1998 and is located in Southsea, Portsmouth and serves Hampshire and the surrounding areas. Primarily, Lorraine designs, makes and installs painted or unique one off stained glass Windows. She can also repair or copy existing stained or leaded glass, for churches, public companies, Local Boroughs, architects, surveyors, builders and private householders.
The Workshop offers Bespoke Work in Fused Glass, Leaded Glass, Stained Glass, Pottery and Mosaic, as well as Quality Restoration of existing Leaded Windows and Stained Glass Lamps and Windows. Please see the Stained Glass section for more information.
Over the past few years Lorraine has been mastering the technique- Glass Fusion, and has designed some amazing pieces which can be seen here, with her gorgeous animal print clocks and Lighting Range being the most recent. So please explore the Fused Glass section as there some gorgeous pieces. Everything can be ordered via phone or email, excepting payments with Pay Pal or with your credit/ debit card via telephone.
Lorraine offers a variety of glass lessons which will give you the opportunity to learn how to work with Kiln Glass Fusing, Traditional or modern Lead Lighting or the more delicate Copper Foiling. The lessons are tailored for the individual, and are fully inclusive of all materials and use of tools. Please see the appropriate pages for Fees and more information.
The Workshop also supplies Galleries and gift shops, on a sale or return basis.
All items you see here can be ordered by telephone or email, accepting payments by cheque, Paypal or by using your visa/ debit card over the telephone.
If you see something here that you would rather like in another colour or design please contact Lorraine, she is always happy to accomodate everyone's individual tastes.
Free estimates given, opening hours as follows:
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm ish
Saturday 9am to 3pm ish
Closed on Sundays