Cut and solder sheet glass together to create a colorful window hanging perfect for catching rays of sunshine. Choose a sample design or create your own. Glass pieces are cut to fit the design, or “cartoon,” then wrapped with copper foil. Using a soldering iron and tin-lead solder, the glass pieces are conjoined. At the […]
Spend a morning at the Glass Studio melting solid glass rods over a torch to make marbles. Heat, gravity, and simple graphite tools bring your marbles to life. Once you have learned the basics of shaping clear glass, you can create colorful glass marbles. Ages 12+ Members $40 / Non-members $50 Glass objects must cool […]
Ducklings Saturdays or Sundays Rolling classes every 15 minutes 10–11:30 a.m. and 1:30–5 p.m. Ages 5+ Cost: $48 for Museum members, $60 for non-members Stop by the Studio to make a glass duckling with some of your favorite peeps! Choose from an array of color options to make your object unique. You can also create […]
Join us in the Glass Studio at noon for a free glassmaking demonstration. Seating is limited to ensure proper social distancing. Please reserve a free ticket to guarantee your seat.
In an afternoon, learn how colorful glass sticks are melted with a torch, spun around metal rods, and formed into beads. Explore different bead shapes and color application techniques, too. This is a great class for beginners. Glass objects must cool slowly in a kiln. We will call you when your art is ready for […]