The Glass Blowing Experience

Beginner student working with hot glass.

Classes are taught on Fridays and Saturdays

 

 

POPELKA TRENCHARD GLASS + GALLERY OFFERS INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP GLASS BLOWING EXPERIENCES ON SATURDAYS WHEN IT WORKS WITH OUR STUDIO SCHEDULE. THE AVAILABLE TIME SLOTS TEND TO BOOK UP QUICKLY SO CALLING IN ADVANCE IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. CLASSES ARE PRICED ACCORDING TO THE AMOUNT OF TIME SPENT WORKING IN THE STUDIO AND A TWO HOUR MINIMUM IS REQUIRED ($240). EVERY ADDITIONAL PERSON EXTENDS THE CLASS ONE HOUR ($110). THAT SAID, GLASS EXPERIENCES MAY BE TAILORED TO THE INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP’S NEEDS, SO PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CALL OR EMAIL THE GALLERY TO DISCUSS.

ALL GLASS WORK DONE IN THE CLASS IS AVAILABLE TO PICK UP THE FOLLOWING DAY BY THE STUDENTS, PLEASE ALLOT TIME TO PICK UP THE WORK AS WE DO NOT SHIP THE ITEMS TO YOU.

2 Hour • Basic Training - $  240 (total for 1 or 2 students)

This beginning class is for either one or two people. The price is the total for the class, which can have either one person making 3-4 modest pieces or two people making 2 pieces each.  

4 Hour • Intensive - $  480  (total for 1 - 4 sturdents)

This session allows for a deeper investigation into form and color options.  First half will allow student to become comfortable with the material by making several objects.  At this point we will look at some options for creating more elaborate forms and utilize some techniques. Students will attempt a minimum of four pieces. 1-3 students recommended.

6 Hour • Full day$  720 (total for 1 - 6 students)

This amount of time allows for a chance to create at least six glass pieces as well as challenge your stamina.  This session really allows the participant to experience fully a day of blowing and sculpting glass while learning in great detail the choreography of the glass blowing dance.   1-4 students recommended. This is fun for families or groups.