NEW Classes

Glassblowing INTENSIVE
Course Fees:
One Week : $870
Two Week : $1,600
Three Week : 2,200

Class size limit: 9
This intensive course will take students through a series of fundamental skills, which are crucial to working in the hot shop. While beginner students will be learning how to gather, form and control glass, and blow bubbles to make glasses and small vessels, intermediate student will be implementing Swedish and Venetian glass blowing techniques to create larger pieces with a variety of color applications, body wraps and raking. More advanced students will be learning variety of new techniques while improving their skill and solidifying the acquired knowledge.

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Flameworking INTENSIVE
Course Fee:
One Week : $670
Two Week : $1,200
Three Week : 1,800

Class size limit: 9
Our experienced instructors will guide students to learn the basics of manipulating hot glass with a stationary gas and oxygen torch. Students will explore solid and hollow shapes, and color and decoration techniques, while making objects like marbles, pendants, sculptures, ornaments, cups, small vases and more, using borosilicate glass (pyrex). Demonstrations and class discussions will alternate with plenty of hands-on work time available in an effort to make sure students get the most out of this course.

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Vortex Marbles
Course Fee: $150

Class size limit: 9
Have you ever wondered how vortex marbles are made? Wanted to try dichro ? Join us for this special class where you will learn to make marbles with a deep vortex, decorated with internal swirls of dichroic glass. Attention to all aspects of the marble, including surface decoration. The cost of the class includes the dichroic glass. This class is recommended for those who have some experience in flameworking.

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park Boston Center for Adult Education DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park
Newton Community Education