Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Jan
25
6:30 PM18:30

Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

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In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

After the second week of class students may rent time during Open Studio hours. No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome.

Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

 

Thursdays- 6:30-9:30 pm

January 18- February 8

 

Non-Members: $285

Members: $265

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BYOB: City of Glass (Fusing 101)
Jan
26
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB: City of Glass (Fusing 101)

Use Chicago as your inspiration for your first glass fusing project! Chicago's skyline, beaches, architecture, river, flag, bridges and neighborhoods are easily translated into fused glass shapes, colors and textures. You will use a variety of colored glass pieces to create a colorful one-of-a-kind glass piece.

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Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Feb
1
6:30 PM18:30

Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

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In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

After the second week of class students may rent time during Open Studio hours. No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome.

Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

 

Thursdays- 6:30-9:30 pm

January 18- February 8

 

Non-Members: $285

Members: $265

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Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)
Feb
6
6:30 PM18:30

Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)

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This 4-week class is for students who want to learn the basics of beadmaking and working hot glass in a torch. Students will learn to safely operate equipment and tools, manipulate molten glass into multiple shapes and refine their skills by exploring decorative techniques such as dots, stripes and twisties. The instructor will be there to assist with design techniques, offer suggestions and assist students in completing their design ideas. Basic wire working will also be taught so you can make earrings, pendants, keychains and more.

Class price includes safety glasses, various colors of Moretti glass for use during class, mandrels, kiln time and all the tools needed. 

A glass kit with additional colors and mandrels is available for purchase for $40.00.

Everyone welcome; no prerequisites! After the second class you may come in and rent studio time. This class is a prerequisite for future flameworking classes. 

 

Tuesdays 6:30-9pm

February 6-27, 2018

 

Non-Members: $265

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Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Feb
8
6:30 PM18:30

Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

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In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

After the second week of class students may rent time during Open Studio hours. No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome.

Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

 

Thursdays- 6:30-9:30 pm

January 18- February 8

 

Non-Members: $285

Members: $265

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Copper Metal Clay (1 day)
Feb
10
11:00 AM11:00

Copper Metal Clay (1 day)

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Using a specially formulated clay that turns into solid copper after firing with a torch or kiln, you will make a variety of charms, pendants, and earrings. We will use rubber stamps and clay tools to make design impressions and shapes. This class is approximately 5 hours due to the drying time needed for the clay, but the time flies by quickly when you are having fun! No prior experience needed. All supplies included.

Instructor: Sue Wade

 

Saturday, February 10th, 11-4

 

Members: $150

Non-members: $165

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Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)
Feb
13
6:30 PM18:30

Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)

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This 4-week class is for students who want to learn the basics of beadmaking and working hot glass in a torch. Students will learn to safely operate equipment and tools, manipulate molten glass into multiple shapes and refine their skills by exploring decorative techniques such as dots, stripes and twisties. The instructor will be there to assist with design techniques, offer suggestions and assist students in completing their design ideas. Basic wire working will also be taught so you can make earrings, pendants, keychains and more.

Class price includes safety glasses, various colors of Moretti glass for use during class, mandrels, kiln time and all the tools needed. 

A glass kit with additional colors and mandrels is available for purchase for $40.00.

Everyone welcome; no prerequisites! After the second class you may come in and rent studio time. This class is a prerequisite for future flameworking classes. 

 

Tuesdays 6:30-9pm

February 6-27, 2018

 

Non-Members: $265

Members: $245

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Intro to Fused Glass Kilncarving (1 day)
Feb
17
1:00 PM13:00

Intro to Fused Glass Kilncarving (1 day)

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Kilncarving is a simple way to achieve surface relief in kiln formed glass. This session will be devoted to introduce this technique by working several different levels of fiber paper. Proper use of materials, design considerations and safety issues will be covered as well as ways to cold work your pieces for a professional finish. Students can expect to create a beautiful 8" x 8" plate or multiple smaller dishes. Two sheets of 8" x 8" (one clear and one transparent color) glass, frit, stringers, tools, fiber paper and kiln firings are included. Clear and transparent colored glass is included in the class and other color options are available for sale by the instructor.  Beginners are welcome! 

Instructor, Leslie Speicher

Saturday, 1-4pm

February 17th

 

Non Member $135

Member $120

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Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)
Feb
20
6:30 PM18:30

Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)

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This 4-week class is for students who want to learn the basics of beadmaking and working hot glass in a torch. Students will learn to safely operate equipment and tools, manipulate molten glass into multiple shapes and refine their skills by exploring decorative techniques such as dots, stripes and twisties. The instructor will be there to assist with design techniques, offer suggestions and assist students in completing their design ideas. Basic wire working will also be taught so you can make earrings, pendants, keychains and more.

Class price includes safety glasses, various colors of Moretti glass for use during class, mandrels, kiln time and all the tools needed. 

A glass kit with additional colors and mandrels is available for purchase for $40.00.

Everyone welcome; no prerequisites! After the second class you may come in and rent studio time. This class is a prerequisite for future flameworking classes. 

 

Tuesdays 6:30-9pm

February 6-27, 2018

 

Non-Members: $265

Members: $245

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Circle and Shape Cutting Bootcamp (1 day)
Feb
24
12:00 PM12:00

Circle and Shape Cutting Bootcamp (1 day)

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Want to improve your circle cutting skills? Or better yet, want to learn how to cut circles for the first time? This is the workshop you want to take! In this 4 hour circle and shape cutting bootcamp you will learn how to cut circles of varying sizes using several foolproof techniques. Plan to make one complete 8" bowl using elements you made during class. You will walk away feeling confident about your circle and cutting abilities and the desire to make them all day long!

2 clear, 1 white and 1 black 9" x 9" sheets and 2 clear, 1 white and 1 black 6" x 6" sheets are included. Other sheet glass can be purchased from the instructor. Colorful scrap is also available to use for design elements. The use of the ring saw will be covered as well as cutting curves and other difficult shapes. Includes all tools and firings.

 

Instructor, Leslie Speicher

Saturdays, 12-4pm

February 24  and/or

March 31

 

Non-members $155

Members $140

 

 

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Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)
Feb
27
6:30 PM18:30

Bead-making 101: Glass Bead Basics (4 weeks)

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This 4-week class is for students who want to learn the basics of beadmaking and working hot glass in a torch. Students will learn to safely operate equipment and tools, manipulate molten glass into multiple shapes and refine their skills by exploring decorative techniques such as dots, stripes and twisties. The instructor will be there to assist with design techniques, offer suggestions and assist students in completing their design ideas. Basic wire working will also be taught so you can make earrings, pendants, keychains and more.

Class price includes safety glasses, various colors of Moretti glass for use during class, mandrels, kiln time and all the tools needed. 

A glass kit with additional colors and mandrels is available for purchase for $40.00.

Everyone welcome; no prerequisites! After the second class you may come in and rent studio time. This class is a prerequisite for future flameworking classes. 

 

Tuesdays 6:30-9pm

February 6-27, 2018

 

Non-Members: $265

Members: $245

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New! Woven Glass Bowl (2 day)
Mar
3
12:00 PM12:00

New! Woven Glass Bowl (2 day)

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Learn the art of weaving with glass! In the new class we will concentrate on cutting strips and prepping the for the kiln on the first day. The second day we will combine the strips, stringers and noodles into a beautiful and textural piece using transparent and opaque glass to give depth and textile-like quality. The pieces will then be slumped into a variety of forms to look like fabric. Your pieces will be 10" x 10". All materials and firings are included. No experience needed.

Instructor, Leslie Speicher

Saturdays, 12-3pm

March 3 and 10

 

Non-Members $175

Members $160

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Copy of New! Woven Glass Bowl (2 day)
Mar
10
12:00 PM12:00

Copy of New! Woven Glass Bowl (2 day)

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Learn the art of weaving with glass! In the new class we will concentrate on cutting strips and prepping the for the kiln on the first day. The second day we will combine the strips, stringers and noodles into a beautiful and textural piece using transparent and opaque glass to give depth and textile-like quality. The pieces will then be slumped into a variety of forms to look like fabric. Your pieces will be 10" x 10". All materials and firings are included. No experience needed.

Instructor, Leslie Speicher

Saturdays, 12-3pm

March 3 and 10

 

Non-Members $175

Members $160

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Silkscreen on Glass
Mar
11
11:00 AM11:00

Silkscreen on Glass

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In this comprehensive 2-day class you will learn the basics of screen printing your images onto glass. You will learn how to prep the screen, expose your image onto the screen and set it up for printing. You will then push the ink through the screen with my help to transfer your image onto the glass. You may print two images per screen.

Please send two 300dpi jpeg. images no larger than 7” x 7” to chicagoglasscollective@gmail.com at least 24 hours before your class. 3 sheets of 8” x 8” clear glass and 1 sheet of 8” x 8” white will be provided. You may purchase different color base glass from the instructor. Pieces may be picked up 1-2 weeks after class.

Sunday March 11,  11-4

Sunday March 18, 11-2

 

Non-Members: $230

Members: $210

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Silkscreen on Glass
Mar
18
11:00 AM11:00

Silkscreen on Glass

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In this comprehensive 2-day class you will learn the basics of screen printing your images onto glass. You will learn how to prep the screen, expose your image onto the screen and set it up for printing. You will then push the ink through the screen with my help to transfer your image onto the glass. You may print two images per screen.

Please send two 300dpi jpeg. images no larger than 7” x 7” to chicagoglasscollective@gmail.com at least 24 hours before your class. 3 sheets of 8” x 8” clear glass and 1 sheet of 8” x 8” white will be provided. You may purchase different color base glass from the instructor. Pieces may be picked up 1-2 weeks after class.

Sunday March 11,  11-4

Sunday March 18, 11-2

 

Non-Members: $230

Members: $210

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Extreme Pattern Bars (3 weeks)
Mar
26
6:30 PM18:30

Extreme Pattern Bars (3 weeks)

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Looking for new ways to create unique patterns to add to your glass work? In this workshop we will cover construction methods for 4 widely varied pattern bars -- "suspended flow" bars, "sushi roll" bars, "everything but the kitchen sink" bars and precisely composed and controlled bars. We will cover containing glass, volume calculations, firing schedules and basic coldworking techniques. The 2nd and 3rd classes will include cutting and preparing our bars for use in larger scale projects. Class includes use of tools, kiln firings, coldworking equipment and a variety of 8" color glass strips, beautiful scrap glass and two 8" x 8" clear base sheets.

You will create 2 finished pieces (8" x 8") and several pattern blanks and pieces that you can use in your own projects. Prerequisite:  Basic knowledge of cutting and assembling glass.

Mondays 6:30-9pm

March 26, April 2 and 9

 

Non-Members: $265

Members: $250

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Circle and Shape Cutting Bootcamp (1 day)
Mar
31
12:00 PM12:00

Circle and Shape Cutting Bootcamp (1 day)

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Want to improve your circle cutting skills? Or better yet, want to learn how to cut circles for the first time? This is the workshop you want to take! In this 4 hour circle and shape cutting bootcamp you will learn how to cut circles of varying sizes using several foolproof techniques. Plan to make one complete 8" bowl using elements you made during class. You will walk away feeling confident about your circle and cutting abilities and the desire to make them all day long!

2 clear, 1 white and 1 black 9" x 9" sheets and 2 clear, 1 white and 1 black 6" x 6" sheets are included. Other sheet glass can be purchased from the instructor. Colorful scrap is also available to use for design elements. The use of the ring saw will be covered as well as cutting curves and other difficult shapes. Includes all tools and firings.

 

Instructor, Leslie Speicher

Saturdays, 12-4pm

February 24  and/or

March 31

 

Non-members $155

Members $140

 

 

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Extreme Pattern Bars (3 weeks)
Apr
2
6:30 PM18:30

Extreme Pattern Bars (3 weeks)

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Looking for new ways to create unique patterns to add to your glass work? In this workshop we will cover construction methods for 4 widely varied pattern bars -- "suspended flow" bars, "sushi roll" bars, "everything but the kitchen sink" bars and precisely composed and controlled bars. We will cover containing glass, volume calculations, firing schedules and basic coldworking techniques. The 2nd and 3rd classes will include cutting and preparing our bars for use in larger scale projects. Class includes use of tools, kiln firings, coldworking equipment and a variety of 8" color glass strips, beautiful scrap glass and two 8" x 8" clear base sheets.

You will create 2 finished pieces (8" x 8") and several pattern blanks and pieces that you can use in your own projects. Prerequisite:  Basic knowledge of cutting and assembling glass.

Mondays 6:30-9pm

March 26, April 2 and 9

 

Non-Members: $265

Members: $250

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Extreme Pattern Bars (3 weeks)
Apr
9
6:30 PM18:30

Extreme Pattern Bars (3 weeks)

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Looking for new ways to create unique patterns to add to your glass work? In this workshop we will cover construction methods for 4 widely varied pattern bars -- "suspended flow" bars, "sushi roll" bars, "everything but the kitchen sink" bars and precisely composed and controlled bars. We will cover containing glass, volume calculations, firing schedules and basic coldworking techniques. The 2nd and 3rd classes will include cutting and preparing our bars for use in larger scale projects. Class includes use of tools, kiln firings, coldworking equipment and a variety of 8" color glass strips, beautiful scrap glass and two 8" x 8" clear base sheets.

You will create 2 finished pieces (8" x 8") and several pattern blanks and pieces that you can use in your own projects. Prerequisite:  Basic knowledge of cutting and assembling glass.

Mondays 6:30-9pm

March 26, April 2 and 9

 

Non-Members: $265

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 Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)
Jan
18
6:30 PM18:30

Not your Average Fusing 101 (4 weeks)

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In this comprehensive 4-week class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln.

You will have the opportunity to fuse multiple pieces and learn how to plan firing schedules and prep the kilns for firings. In addition, you will learn proper and detailed techniques of fusing, slumping, cutting, assembly, color choice and finishing techniques. Introduction to coldworking is also included.

Class price includes use of tools, kiln firings (average 2 per piece), four sheets of 9" x 9" glass (clear, white, color), five sheets of 4" x 4" clear glass, scrap glass, stringers, frit, fiber paper, thin fire and molds. More glass is available for purchase from the instructor.

After the second week of class students may rent time during Open Studio hours. No prerequisites and repeat students are welcome.

Instructor:  Leslie Speicher

 

Thursdays- 6:30-9:30 pm

January 18- February 8

 

Non-Members: $285

Members: $265

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 Fine Silver Fused Stack Rings
Jan
13
11:00 AM11:00

Fine Silver Fused Stack Rings

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Learn how to make silver stack rings using fine silver wire (.999%), design stamps and a torch. You will make at least 4 to 5 rings depending on the size you choose. No prior experience necessary.

Instructor: Sue Wade

 

Saturday, January 13th, 11am-2pm

 

Members: $130

Non-members: $145

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
23
7:00 PM19:00

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
22
6:30 PM18:30

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
21
6:30 PM18:30

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
20
6:30 PM18:30

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
16
7:00 PM19:00

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Dec
15
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
14
6:30 PM18:30

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Dec
13
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
9
7:00 PM19:00

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Dec
8
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Join us on Dabble!

In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

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Copy of Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Dec
7
6:30 PM18:30

Copy of Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Dec
6
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Join us on Dabble!

In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

REGISTER HERE

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Nov
30
6:30 PM18:30

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Nov
26
3:00 PM15:00

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Nov
25
4:00 PM16:00

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Nov
17
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Join us on Dabble!

In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

REGISTER HERE

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Nov
16
6:30 PM18:30

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Nov
15
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Join us on Dabble!

In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

REGISTER HERE

 

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
Nov
14
6:30 PM18:30

Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!

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Blown Glass Ornaments- Make Your Own!
65.00

In this fun, hands-on, 2-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 6 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

$65 per person

Minimum 3, Maximum 8

No member discount

 

December 6:30-8:30

Thursdays 7, 14

Saturdays (7-9pm) 16, 23

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Nov
10
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Join us on Dabble!

In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

REGISTER HERE

 

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Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!
Nov
3
6:30 PM18:30

Glass Blowing Experience: Make Your Own Blown Glass Ornaments!

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Join us on Dabble!

In this fun, hands-on, 1.5-hour workshop, students will learn how to blow glass with a torch. You will receive glass “points” that you fill with beautiful colored crushed glass of your choice. With one-on-one instruction you will then safely heat your glass in the torch to create your own colorful one‐of‐a‐kind glass globes.

Perfect for a night out with friends or family! Each student can make approximately 4 ornaments, each finished with a classic silver or gold ornament cap. All materials are included! Ornaments are ready to bring home at the end of the class. Additional points may be purchased for $8 each. After this workshop you may rent time in our studio to make more ornaments on your own time!

No Prerequisites! Age minimum is 15.

All materials included. Wear close-toed shoes and cotton clothing; bring hair tie (if necessary) and water to drink.

$50/person

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Make & Bake!
Oct
29
1:00 PM13:00

Make & Bake!

Make & Bake: Sundays 1-3pm
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Choose from several sizes and shape options and spend part of your Sunday with us creating your own beautiful fused glass piece. 

Materials provided in the flat fee include all tools, kiln firings, instruction, colorful scrap and accessory glass and two pieces of clear or white base glass.

Pieces may be picked up in 1-week.

 

AVAILABLE SIZES:

5" square plate: $50

6" square plate: $60

4" x 12" tray: $65

5" x 10" tray: $75

8" square plate or round bowl: $80

10" square plate or round bowl: $90

12" square plate or round bowl: $110

 

AVAILABLE DATES:

July 16, 30

August 13, 27

September 10, 24

October 15, 29

 

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Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking
Oct
29
12:00 PM12:00

Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking

Open Studio is a time when students, members and those with previous glass experience can rent studio space and equipment at Chicago Glass Collective for glass fusing, casting, flameworking and coldworking. Prices start at $10 and hour for non-members and $5 for members. Please contact Chicago Glass Collective with questions. 

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Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking
Oct
28
12:00 PM12:00

Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking

Open Studio is a time when students, members and those with previous glass experience can rent studio space and equipment at Chicago Glass Collective for glass fusing, casting, flameworking and coldworking. Prices start at $10 and hour for non-members and $5 for members. Please contact Chicago Glass Collective with questions. 

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BYOB: Fused Glass 101! Day of the Dead
Oct
27
6:30 PM18:30

BYOB: Fused Glass 101! Day of the Dead

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Use Halloween and Day of the Dead as your inspiration for your glass fusing project! 

Sugar skulls, pumpkins, ghosts, and witches are easily translated into fused glass shapes, colors and textures. You will use a variety of colored glass pieces to create a colorful one-of-a-kind glass plate or wall piece. You will learn the basics of cutting and assembling flat glass. Pre-cut pieces and decals will also be available to make your 5" x 5" plate. 

Great for a date night or a girls/guys night out! Wear comfortable close-toed shoes and bring a light 2nd layer in case the studio is chilly.

$50/person

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Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking
Oct
25
5:00 PM17:00

Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking

Open Studio is a time when students, members and those with previous glass experience can rent studio space and equipment at Chicago Glass Collective for glass fusing, casting, flameworking and coldworking. Prices start at $10 and hour for non-members and $5 for members. Please contact Chicago Glass Collective with questions. 

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Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking
Oct
24
12:00 PM12:00

Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking

Open Studio is a time when students, members and those with previous glass experience can rent studio space and equipment at Chicago Glass Collective for glass fusing, casting, flameworking and coldworking. Prices start at $10 and hour for non-members and $5 for members. Please contact Chicago Glass Collective with questions. 

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Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking
Oct
23
6:30 PM18:30

Open Studio for Fusing, Casting, Flameworking and Coldworking

Open Studio is a time when students, members and those with previous glass experience can rent studio space and equipment at Chicago Glass Collective for glass fusing, casting, flameworking and coldworking. Prices start at $10 and hour for non-members and $5 for members. Please contact Chicago Glass Collective with questions. 

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