Through studios, classes, exhibitions and publishing, UrbanGlass is committed to furthering the use of glass as a creative medium.
Take a class with us!
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.
Neon Weekend Workshop
WeekendWeekend | 2 Sessions: December 19 — December 20
10:00 - 5:00 pm
In this introductory class, students will learn to manipulate the luminous glass tube. Learning about the history and craftsmanship of neon, students will develop glass bending techniques, both simple and complex.Continue Reading
Glassblowing 2: LEARNING Traditional Techniques and Basic Shapes *Semester Series Class*
Weekly ClassWeekly Class | 6 Sessions: October 29 — December 17
Thursdays, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
This workshop will build on a basic understanding of the movement and temperature of glass and apply this empirical knowledge to the making of intentional blown glass vessels.Continue Reading
Upcoming in the UrbanGlass Studio
Join us for UrbanGlass Open Studios, an opportunity to explore our spectacular-- and closed to the public-- 17,000 square foot facility, and learn about the ways that glass can be reused and transformed. Participate in hands-on activities, tour our incredible studios, and watch artists blow glass, manipulate glass with a torch, and more.
Saturday, December 5, 2015
Art Center Hours