The Glass spot 2306 n. Lombardy st Suite A Richmond, VA 23220

August & September - Workshops / Classes / Events

We are closed for maintenance during peak heat (July) and will reopen the 1st week of August.

Blow Your Own Apple/Pear Workshop

1 item per slot, transparent and opaque colors to choose from

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-ALL AGES, parental/guardian consent required for under 18
-$30 per creation

Come early get a feel of the process by observing one or two people before you. No experience necessary, all materials provided.

For more info & to register click on desired dates* below --
you'll be directed to Sign-up Genius:


8/19 WEDNESDAY 10am - 1pm
8/26 WEDNESDAY 10am - 1pm
8/28 FRIDAY 5pm - 7pm
8/29 SATURDAY 10am - 1pm
9/04 FRIDAY 5pm - 7pm
9/05 SATURDAY 10am - 1pm
9/11 FRIDAY 5pm - 7pm

*additional session times for small/large groups
more info here


Join us for Third Thursday 9/17 6-9pm

Live Demo Details TBA

Free and open to the public.

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AUGUST / SEPTEMBER CLASSES

Click on "Classes" tab for class descriptions and participation requirements. The classes listed below have a direct link for enrollment, see the classes tab for the complete calendar. Interested in a private lesson? Email us: theglassspot@gmail.com

INTRO to HOT GLASSWORKING

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Students will learn to gather molten glass on a solid metal rod and work the glass into different forms including paperweights. No experience required, all materials provided, $90.

AUGUST 5TH: WEDNESDAY 9:00 A.M.
AUGUST 7TH: FRIDAY 6:30 P.M.
AUGUST 14TH: FRIDAY 6:30 P.M.
AUGUST 18TH: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 1ST: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 18TH: FRIDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 19TH: SATURDAY 10:00 A.M.
SEPTEMBER 22ND: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.

INTRO to GLASSBLOWING I

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Students will learn how to gather molten glass on a blowpipe and blow it out into basic forms. Basic assisting techniques will also be taught. Intro to Hot Glassworking or equivalent experience required prior to registration for this class, all materials provided, $90. Must complete at least 4 classes to move on. To register for the full course at a reduced rate (4 classes @ $320) email: theglassspot@gmail.com


AUGUST 14TH: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 8TH: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 29TH: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.

INTRO to GLASSBLOWING II

We add advanced classes to the calendar based on interest. These courses are offered as Private Lessons for $10 + $1 per minute with a 60 minute minimum.

PRIVATE LESSONS

Select times throughout the week.

A one-on-one lesson with a trained professional. No experience required for the 90 minute Intro to Hot Glassworking session = $100. All other lessons $10 + $1 per minute with a 60 minute minimum (1 hr = $70 ; 1.5 hrs = $100). Private lessons for 2-4 people are also available.Email theglassspot@gmail.com to schedule.

Open Studio Sessions

An opportunity to meet and work together - Experienced glassblowers, hobbyists, and approved Glassblowing II students only:

8/27 Thursday: 10 am - 1pm
9/19 Saturday: 2 pm - 5pm
9/24 Thursday: 10 am - 1pm

Email us or call/text Chris if you plan on attending.