Private Class - 30 minutes / $40
1 student participates / 30 minutes
First Thursday takes place on the first Thursday of each month, throughout downtown Boise. The event takes place from 5:00-9:00 pm and focuses on providing downtown visitors the chance to stroll through our unique studio and gallery.
Each month we offer something different to make whether it be a cup, paperweight or even a hummingbird feeder! Please, call or stop in to sign up, times fill up quickly.
Hotshop - 2 Hours / $175
1 - 4 students participate for $175 total
In this workshop, you and a staff member will work together to create paperweights, ornaments, floats or small vessels. This is a great way to satisfy your curiosity about playing with molten glass.
Beginner Hotshop Class - 12 Hour
Group Course / $275 per student, Private Course / $550 per student
This course will give you the opportunity to learn the basics of tool usage, color application and step-by-step process of creating blown glass art. Class time is divided into three 4-hour sessions and will provide a general understanding of how hotshop glassblowing works. As in all our classes, you take home all your own
creations such as paperweights, cups, floats, small bowls and vases.
*Group class is taught the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sunday of every month from 11 - 3 pm with no more than 3 students per session.
Group Class - 2 Hours / $125 per student
This class exposes students to flameworking without the commitment of a 12 hour class. Students will work with borosilicate glass, making pendants, icicles and more with the assistance of an instructor. This session will help you decide if you want to further pursue the wonderful world of flameworking.
Introduction to Flameworking
12 Hours $250 per student / Private Instruction for $475 per student
This course will cover shop safety, torch set-up and shop set-up. Students will learn flame adjustment, heat transfer and simple welds with rod and color. Working directly over a torch, students will work with borosilicate glass making pendants, teardrops, marbles and much more. This class will give you the foundation needed to go on to other levels in lampworking. The class is given the last Saturday and Sunday of every other month. It runs from 10 AM to 4 PM both days.
Group Classes and Rates
Pricing is for groups of 5 or more people
We require a $100 deposit to book the class. The deposit will later be applied toward the total cost of the class! The cost of the class is determined by the items chosen. See the list below for itemized pricing:
*Please note, the items shown below are also the items that are offered in the 1 hour, 2 hour and group Hotshop courses.*
$45 Wavy Bowl
$45 Lotion/ Soap Bottle
(including $5.00 cost of pump)
$43 Oil Bottle
(including $3.00 cost for spout)