Glass Workshops

 
Tue 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
04/18/2017 to 05/09/2017

Feel the heat and catch the excitement. Using furnace glass, pipes and punties, participants will work in teams and explore the manipulation of solid and blown forms in glass. Safety, tool use, color application and more will be covered. No experience necessary.

 
Wed 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
04/12/2017 to 05/03/2017

Feel the heat and catch the excitement. Using furnace glass, pipes and punties, participants will work in teams and explore the manipulation of solid and blown forms in glass. Safety, tool use, color application and more will be covered. No experience necessary.

 
Wed 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
05/10/2017 to 05/31/2017

Gain confidence working as part of a team, while practicing the skills you’ve learned in beginning glassblowing. Hone those techniques and continue your studies of this exciting medium. Fee includes most materials. Allow extra money for purchase of color.

 
Thur 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
05/18/2017

Create your own beautiful blown glass orb to hang in a window, decorate a tree, or admire on a table. You will pick and apply color, and blow it out into a unique ornament with the guidance of a glass artist. Must sign up in person to receive student price.

Ornament Balls/Floats
 
Tue 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
04/11/2017

Create your own beautiful blown glass orb to hang in a window, decorate a tree, or admire on a table. You will pick and apply color, and blow it out into a unique ornament with the guidance of a glass artist. Must sign up in person to receive student price.

 
Thur 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
05/11/2017

Spend a little time "sketching" with hot glass straight from the furnace. Learn to gather clear glass on the end of a rod, then use basic hand tools to work it into a simple and creative sculpture before it cools. By the end of the workshop, you may have one or more "finished" pieces to keep, and a great experience working with a unique material!

Fused Glass Magnets
Workshop Canceled
Tue 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
04/04/2017

Spice up your kitchen with colorful fused glass! Using small bits of colored glass, you will design and create your own small fused glass magnet.

 
Thur 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
06/01/2017
 
Thur 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
04/06/2017

Intrigued by fire and glass? Are you curious about how to make beads? Then take this workshop! We will cover how to make a simple round bead over a torch in this 2-hour long class. This class will also cover how to add dots, bubbles and fun lines to your beads. This is a great class to take to get introduced to the glass medium!

 
Tue 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
05/16/2017 to 05/30/2017
 
Thur 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
05/25/2017

We’ll cover the basics of manipulating glass to make original glass beads on the torch. Learn the fundamentals of shaping beads, pulling stringers, applying dots, surface decorations and more. No experience necessary.

 
Mon 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
05/01/2017

This workshop is a perfect starting point for aspiring glassworkers. We will explore shaping, attaching and finishing to create glass flowers while teaching the fundamentals of glass on the torch. No experience necessary.

 
Mon 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
05/08/2017 to 05/22/2017

Not sure that marbles, beads, and pendants are for you? We will explore shaping, attaching and finishing while teaching the fundamentals of working glass on the torch. No experience necessary. Fee includes some materials and up to 3 hours of equipment use outside of the workshop.

 
Mon 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
04/10/2017 to 04/24/2017

Learn the secrets to creating vortex and galaxy marbles. Making it round is the hardest part! You will also  learn about torch set up, safety, and the fundamentals of working with borosilicate. Lots of demos and hands on torch experience! For the beginning or continuing glass artist. Fee includes some materials and up to 3 hours of equipment use outside of the workshop.