GLASS ARTS

Fused Glass

This class teaches the basics of working with fusible sheet glass. Participant will learn how to cut and assemble glass, and the kiln fusing process. Upon completion, the participant’s project will be loaded into a fusing kiln to melt the glass design into a finished piece.

Ages 12+ | Cost $50/per participant/per class
Instructor/Artist: James Downey
See booking calendar for dates

Dress Code:
Please come prepared to take a glass art class with the proper attire
  • No opened toed shoes in the glass studios
  • If you are taking a hot glass class, please wear only natural fiber clothing as all else can be flammable
  • Always wear proper eye safety glasses while in the studios
  • Tie hair back and avoid loose or dangly clothing
In Studios:
  • Do not pick up glass off of the floor in hot studios
  • Assume all metal surfaces are hot and refrain from touching
  • Be mindful that glass is sharp and use caution while handling and cutting
  • Do not touch kilns and controllers
  • Be mindful of open flames in the studio
  • Be mindful of others in the studio whilst handling glass and tools

Flame Working

This introductory class teaches the basics of torch working, melting and shaping glass into beads.

Ages 12+ | Cost $100/per participant/per class
Instructor/Artist: James Downey
See booking calendar for dates

Dress Code:

Please come prepared to take a glass art class with the proper attire

  • No opened toed shoes in the glass studios
  • If you are taking a hot glass class, please wear only natural fiber clothing as all else can be flammable
  • Always wear proper eye safety glasses while in the studios
  • Tie hair back and avoid loose or dangly clothing

In Studios:

  • Do not pick up glass off of the floor in hot studios
  • Assume all metal surfaces are hot and refrain from touching
  • Be mindful that glass is sharp and use caution while handling and cutting
  • Do not touch kilns and controllers
  • Be mindful of open flames in the studio
  • Be mindful of others in the studio whilst handling glass and tools

Stained Glass

This class will teach the basics of stained glass, including designing, cutting, soldering and framing the created work.

Ages 12+ | Cost $100/per participant/per class
Instructor/Artist: TBA

All Glass Arts workshops are held in The Richard Hill Glass Art Studio, 506 North Ashley Street.
Refund Policy: Due to limited availability NO REFUNDS will be given unless you notify the Center 72 hours prior to class by calling 229.247.2787.