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

AUGUST & SEPTEMBER : CLASSES / EVENTS

Dear friends of The Glass Spot, the price of our raw material has risen and as a result we’re putting a new pricing scheme into effect September 1st. We invite you to enjoy our previous rates through the month of August.

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

AUGUST/SEPTEMBER CLASSES

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. New Rate = $90 starting September 1st

AUGUST 20TH: WEDNESDAY 10:00 A.M.
AUGUST 22ND: FRIDAY 6:30 P.M.
AUGUST 26TH: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.
AUGUST 30TH: SATURDAY 9:00 A.M.
SEPTEMBER 4TH: THURSDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 9TH: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 17TH: WEDNESDAY 10:00 A.M.
SEPTEMBER 20TH: SATURDAY 9:00 A.M.
SEPTEMBER 24TH: WEDNESDAY 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. New Rate = $90 starting September 1st 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 23RD: SATURDAY 12:00 P.M.
AUGUST 28th: THURSDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 3RD: WEDNESDAY 10:00 A.M.
SEPTEMBER 11TH: THURSDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 16TH: TUESDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 26TH: FRIDAY 6:30 P.M.
SEPTEMBER 30TH: 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.

8/9 Saturday: 11 am - 2pm
8/14 Thursday: 11 am - 3pm
8/28 Thursday: 1 pm - 4pm
9/11 Thursday: 11 am - 3pm
9/25 Thursday: 11 am - 3pm

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