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***Scroll to the bottom to see pricing information on Private Classes

**All classes are held at our studio. Classes are set up so each student is at their own torch station, except for during instructional demos.

EXPRESS INTRODUCTION TO GLASSBLOWING

2 Hours long

5-10 Students per Class

$33 – $49 per Student

This class is great for beginners with or without any experience! The student will learn safety fundamentals, tool and torch usage, solid rod welding and gathering, color application, shaping, and more.

Students will be able to create small trinkets, marbles, paper weights, plant rods, or anything else that can be thought of with the skills learned.

We’re currently offering our Express Introduction to Glassblowing class through various community education districts (all classes are held here at our studio!). You do not have to live in the district to sign up for the classes. Here are the links to find our upcoming Express classes online:

St. Anthony/New Brighton District : 4/26/24, 6/3/24

Roseville District : 2/20/24, 4/8/24, 5/1/24

Richfield District :  3/8/24 *Coming soon: 5/9/24, 6/13/24, 6/24/24, 7/24/24, 8/16/24

Minneapolis District :  3/15/24 *Coming Soon: 4/18/24, 5/24/24

Attire Requirements:

  • No sandals or open footwear in the studio – shoes must have closed toes and heels
  • No loose sleeves and long dangling necklaces/bracelets
  • Tops and/or sweaters must be zipped, buttoned, or closed while around the working area
  • Long hair must be tied back
  • Please come to class fed and hydrated – standing is required for the duration of the class for optimal safety. (A chair may be provided to lean on if needed for medical reasons)

 

FULL INTRODUCTION TO GLASSBLOWING (101 + 102)

7 hours long (including a 1-hour lunch break)

3-6 Students per Class

$100+ tax per Student

Scheduled Full Intro Class Dates: 

  • Sat. March 30th, 10am-5pm *FULL*
  • Sat. May 4th, 10am-5pm *FULL*
  • Sat. June 1st, 10am-5pm *FULL*
  • If you would like to be added to the waiting list, call us at 612-200-9605

In the Full Intro class students will learn safety fundamentals, torch and tool usage, solid rod welding and gathering, shaping and color application, creations and usage of stringers, creations and usage of cane ribbon, caneworking, and there will be extra time on the torch to work.

Students will be able to create small trinkets, marbles, paper weights, plant rods, or any other items you can think of to make with the skills learned!

The Full Introduction to glassblowing class is held approximately once every 1-2 months

Attire Requirements:

  • No sandals or open footwear in the studio – shoes must have closed toes and heels
  • No loose sleeves and long dangling necklaces/bracelets
  • Tops and/or sweaters must be zipped, buttoned, or closed while around the working area
  • Long hair must be tied back
  • Please come to class fed and hydrated – standing is required for the duration of the class for optimal safety. (A chair may be provided to lean on if needed for medical reasons)

If you’re interested in signing up for this class please call us at 612-200-9605 or send us an email to StoneArchGlass@gmail.com

 

GLASSBLOWING 103 – VESSEL FORMATION

7 hours long (including a 1-hour lunch break)

3-6 Students per Class

$150+ tax per Student

*Required to have taken the Full Intro 101+102 class first

Scheduled 103 – Vessel Formation Class Dates: 

  • Sat. April 13th, 10am-5pm

In the 103 – Vessel Formation class students will learn point pulling, application of color wraps, raking, hollow shape strategy and formation, and more!

Students will be able to create small hollow vessels, and whatever can be thought of using hollow forms as a base.

It is required to take the Full Introduction 101+102 class before taking this class.

If you’re interested in signing up for this class please call us at 612-200-9605 or send us an email to StoneArchGlass@gmail.com

 

*****All classes are for adults 18+     If you are interested in signing up someone between the ages of 14-17 a guardian must be present and a parental consent form must be signed.

We also offer:
  • Private group Express Intro classes (2-10 students)
  • Private group Full Intro classes (2-6 students)
  • One-on-One lessons
  • For more information call us at 612-200-9605 or email StoneArchGlass@gmail.com

Private Group Express Intro Class Weekday During Business Hours: $200 *$100/hour for longer class time

Private Group Express Intro Class Weekday After-Hours 5-7pm: $300

Private Group Full Intro Class Weekday 10am-5pm: $600

Private Group Full Intro Class Weekday Into After-Hours, 12pm-7pm: $700

Private Lessons Weekday During Business Hours: $100/hour

Private Lessons Weekday After-Hours up to 7pm: $120/hour