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Through studios, classes, exhibitions, and publishing, UrbanGlass is committed to furthering the use of glass as a creative medium.

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Classes at UrbanGlass offer students of all ages the opportunity to explore the endless possibilities of glass. Educational programming includes everything from classes for teens to master classes for professional artists. Weekly classes, week-long intensives, and two-day workshops make learning at UrbanGlass available to students of all levels and interests.

Beadmaking 101

Beginner, Weekly Class
Weekly Class | 5 Sessions: June 1 — June 29
Sundays, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

By learning to use a torch to transform glass rods into beautiful beads, students in this workshop will be introduced to the world of flameworked glass.  They will learn to shape molten glass into a range of bead forms and embellish them with a variety of decorative techniques. Each student will make a range of colorful handmade beads, which they will assemble into their own expressions in wearable art.

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Currently On View in the Agnes Varis Art Center


Edison Zapata

UrbanGlass is pleased to present the work of artists Romina Gonzales and Edison Zapata. This show will coincide with the first Spring season the studio is open to the public after 2 years of major renovations. These two artists are presenting their work and ideas as OFFCENTRE, a new design collective, that takes advantage of situations that can be seen as mistakes and exploits them to create a distinctive visual language.

Opening Reception: March 27, 6-9pm

On view through Saturday, May 17, 2014

Art Center Hours
  • Monday Closed

  • Tuesday Closed

  • Wednesday 12-6

  • Thursday 12-6

  • Friday 12-6

  • Saturday 12-6

  • Sunday Closed

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