Glass Painting with Maria Sheets
Instructor: Maria Sheets

2-day Session:
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2024, 8:30AM - 5:00PM (with 1 hour lunch)
AND Thursday, October 3rd, 2024, 8:30AM - 5:00PM (with 1 hour lunch)

Beginner Level, Intermediate Welcome

Cost: $495 + $60 materials fee

Hands-on workshop
Educational focus:
 Technical Development: Strengthening the technical skill of the artist through exploration of materials and tools

Location: Offsite
Kathy Barnard Studio (Second Floor)
1605 Locust St, Kansas City, MO 64108

Transportation will be provided

Maria Sheets

Maria Sheets

Maria Sheets



In this two day course, Maria will offer an introduction to the basics of traditional glass painting techniques, including tools, mediums, mixing, creating textures, patterns,  safety, design,  use of oil/gum arabic mediums, and color enamels.  Student will leave with at least two pieces completed.


Maria Sheets is senior conservator of Foothills Art Conservation and a master glass designer, painter and fabricator located in the mountains of Evergreen Colorado. She was Chief Conservator of a fire recovery project with the Museum of Biblical Art, Dallas from 2005-2018.   A partial list of clients include the Ross Perot Collection, George Bush Family, Gerald Ford, Dallas Museum of Art, Nasher Sculpture Center, and the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Samurai Collection(full CV and list of glass installations on request).  She served  as President of the Conservators Private Practice Group of the American Institute for Conservation and holds a Professional Associates status.