Hot Glass Sculpting Pod Workshop for 2 People

All Skill Levels 2-hour Workshop

Pittsburgh Glass Center has one of the world’s best-designed and well-equipped hot glass studios. It’s a great place to learn how to gather molten material from a 2,100°F furnace and sculpt it into various shapes including:

  • Pumpkin Paperweight $115/person
  • Tree Paperweight $115/person
  • Flower $115/person
  • Paperweight $115/person

Our introductory hands-on pod workshops are new and especially designed for 2–6 friends and family members. You will work in a small group with only those people in your pod who you’ve invited to this class.

You will receive guided instruction from a local teaching artist to help you create your own sculpted glass work of art. 

This is a 2-hour experience. Each person will make 2 items. All ages. 2-6 people.

Special Notes

Here’s how to register:
Create your pod. Make a list of friends and family who will take the workshop with you. (No individuals other than those you invite will be allowed to take part in the class.)

Choose a time and date that is good for everyone. Pod classes are available Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Only 1 pod class will take place in the studio at a time.

Decide what you would like to make. Each person in the group must make the same item. Choose one item from:
Pumpkin Paperweight $115/person
Tree Paperweight $115/person
Flower $115/person
Paperweight $115/person

Register and pay with credit card online. When you register you will be paying for 2 people and reserving your day and time. Each person costs $115. You can have up to 6 people in your group.

We will contact you to confirm your reservation. You can pay the remainder of the balance for your other guests at that time.

Private lessons, tours and demonstrations are also available. Visit https://www.pittsburghglasscenter.org/small-group-activities to get more information.

If you have any questions, contact us at glassinfo@pittsburghglasscenter.org or call 412-365-2145.

Class Details

When

December 9 -

Day: Wed

Remaining Seats: 0

Tuition

Tuition: $ 230.00

Members receive a 10% discount

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