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Hot Shop

Housed in the outdoor glassblowing pavilion of the North Courtyard, the Hot Shop features daily demonstrations from April to December by local, professional gaffers (master glassblowers) as they gather molten glass and transform it into a finished piece of blown-glass artwork. Every step of the process is described in informative, 25-minute sessions.

Hot Shop Studio Classes 2021

Try your hand at glassblowing! Check out available classes below.

Know Before You Go:

Classes:

Hot Shop Glass
Vessels (Sizzling Saturdays) Create a vessel of your choice – candy bowl, bud vase or tumbler
Every Saturday beginning April 10th
6-9pm
$100, $90 for members

July and August have limited availability. September and onward have availability. Book soon!
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Hot Shop
Pumpkins Create a colorful glass pumpkin
Classes are as follows
August: Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
September: Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday as well as in September 24 & 25
October: Every Thursday and Friday as well as Wednesday October 13, 17, 20, 24, 27 & 31
6-9pm
$70, $65 for members

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Terrariums Includes plant kit
Every Thursday in May and select Thursdays in June and July
6-9pm
$80, $72 for members

Terrariums can be shipped for an additional cost but will not include the kit due to the live plants.

Limited spots are available on July 22. All other dates are currently sold out.
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Hummingbird Feeders Every Friday in May, June and July and select Thursdays in June and July
6-9pm
$80, $72 for members

All class dates are currently sold out.

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