Glass blowing Classes

  • Experience glassblowing with your friends, family and colleagues during a one hour “Make Your Own” workshop

    0r

  • take a 4 week Introduction to Glassblowing course. Sign up link at bottom of page.

 

blown glass ornaments by you

We will walk you step by step through the process of making an ornament of your very own.  From applying color to the glass, heating your ornament and inflating it with air, you will experience first hand the thrill of making hand blown glass art.

$50 per person


glass Paperweight Class

In this class you will have a chance to create your own special paperweight.  You will pick your colors and using special tools, you will create your own design on the inside of the paperweight.  The sky is the limit!

$60 per person


Create Your Own Drinking Glass

During this class you will blow your own drinking glass.  Pick your own combination of colors and away you go. We will work closely with you as you shape and even try opening the glass with special glass blowing tools.  This is a very fun class that gives you memories each time you drink from your creation.

$65 per person


Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin

Making a glass pumpkin is always in season at the Gather Glass Blowing Studio! First you will choose from a wide variety of color options for your pumpkin. You will then be guided through the various steps of creating your pumpkin which include rolling molten glass in your color, inflating the pumpkin with air, using forms to give your pumpkin shape and definition, and finally helping to create your own unique pumpkin stem.

$70 per person


make your own pint glass

Enjoy your favorite craft brew or a refreshing glass of water in your very own pint. Pick your colors and away you go! What a great conversation piece to have as well as everyday use.

$70 per person

 

Make a Wavy Bowl

Making a wavy bowl is a fun experience! We start by having you choose the colors for your bowl. Then you will apply the color to the molten glass, use tools to shape the glass and inflate it with air. After we work with you to open the glass, you get to heat and spin the bowl into its final unique shape!

$85 per person

A fun and unique experience awaits

  • You can have up to 4 people in a one hour class. For bigger parties email us. We will make it happen!

  • Students can be as young as 8 years old.

  • We require 7 days notice to cancel or reschedule a class. If we cancel a class, students will be notified and offered another class or a full refund.

MEMORIAL KEEPSAKE CLASS

IMG_0064.JPG

Let the memory of your loved one come to life in a swirl of bright colors in a material that lasts forever. Our experienced glass artists and teachers have a passion for creating custom glass memorials for the dearly departed. This is a unique, visual alternative to the classic urn, and only requires a spoonful of ashes, so no major commitments! This booking is for a private one hour studio session. Be as involved as you want in the process of making the memorial

$200 per person


Intro to glass

GLASS BLOWING TOOLS.jpg

Over a period of 4 weeks, students will begin to learn the art and craft of glassblowing. Participants in this course will learn to gather, blow, and shape the molten glass on their own.

Next 4 week intro classes begin.

September 8th though the 29th 10 am to 12 pm every Sunday

September 11th to October 2nd 6 PM to 8 PM every Wednesday


Week 1 : Explore the tools of the trade

  • Intro to all glass tools and equipment

  • Learn to gather glass from the furnace

  • rolling techniques for gathers, punties and color


Week 2 : Shaping and forming

  • Intro to the mechanics of glass

  • Learn the basics of blocking glass

  • Explore various methods for shaping glass


Week 3 : Bubble blowing

  • Learn traditional bubble blowing methods and theory

  • Blow bubbles to be puntied


Week 4 : Drinking vessels

  • Use the skills learned in previous classes to form drinking glasses


  1. Classes will only run with the minimum of three student

  2. Maximum class size is 4 students

  3. Students must make full course tuition payment to reserve a space in the course  (SIGN UP HERE)

  4. Students needing to withdraw from a course may do so up to 10 days before the start of the course for a full refund

  5. Courses may be canceled due to insufficient enrollments.
    If a course is canceled, enrolled students will be given a refund within 10 days of the cancellation



FEE: $400.00
All materials included