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    Ornament Fusing Workshop

    4 round ornaments or 4 tree or 2 round and 2 trees

    2 hour class includes beginning fused glass instruction and material.

    Ready to be picked up in one week.

    Cost is $55

    Sunday Dec 14th 10am-noon

    Sunday Dec 21st 10am- noon

    Fused Glass Classes Available at Tacoma Glassblowing Studio

    fused-glass-tacomaThere’s nothing easier than learning how to create fused glass art as long as you have the right teacher! Glass fusing is a fun activity that your entire family can take part in.

    The fused glass art pieces that you create will look great in your garden or in your home.

    We offer several glass fusing classes, so you can pick your favorite. We have a class for creating fused glass jewelry, an ornament fusing class, and 3-week fusing class. These classes are open to students ages 8+.

    Fusing Parties are available for groups of 8 or more. Perfect for kids ages 7+. Cost for groups of 8+ are $45 a person to create 1-2 glass tiles.

    We here at Tacoma Glassblowing Studio offer glass fusing classes taught by Dirk Hosie, a local artist originally from Texas. Dirk is an expert when it comes to glass fusing.

    He creates all forms of fused glass art, including jewelry and sculptures. Not only that, but he loves nothing more than teaching people who wish to learn, be they from Tacoma or from anywhere else.

     

    Intro to Fusing Workshop $55

    fused-glass-art-tacomaOur 2-hour workshop includes a 30 minute intro to fusing, safety and specifics to the workshop, followed by 1.5 hours to create 2 -4x4 tiles which can be created into sun-catchers if you like.

    All fused pieces can be picked up one week from class time, or shipped.

    Sign up yourself or come with a friend for some creative fun!

     8 spots Sat August 9th 9am-11am

     

    Jewelry Making Workshop (FUSING) $75

    You will create 2-3 small pendants and 1 set of earrings.  *Hardware included that the glass goes on but does not include chains*

    All fused pieces can be picked up one week from class time, or shipped.

     Sun Jan 25th 10am-noon - 6 spots

     

    3 Week Fusing Class $165

    This 3 session, 3-hour class will cover all forms of fused glass including: fused, tacked, slumped and formed.

    All fused pieces can be picked up one week from class time, or shipped.

    3 week classes:


    Sun Feb 22-March 8th - 6 spots

     

    Ornament making Workshop $55

    This 2-hour workshop includes a 30 minute intro to fusing, safety and specifics to the workshop plus  1.5 hours to create round or tree shaped ornaments. Create 4-6 ornaments in this fusing workshop.

    All fused pieces can be picked up one week from class time, or shipped.

    Sign up yourself or come with a friend for some creative fun!

    Dates to be posted in the Fall.

     

    Important information regarding Classes


    To sign up for classes please call us at 253-948-9699. A 50% deposit is required.

    *Cancellation Policy*
    For all classes we need at least two weeks' notice to fill your spot in the class. Failure to call and reschedule two weeks before forfeits your deposit or gift certificate. Those students who do call two weeks before the class starts can reschedule to another date or time.

    ABOUT GLASS....
     *Please remember that while glass is beautiful.... it is not perfect.  Your piece will be unique and will not be without flaws. Color, shape and size variations, as well as bubbles are all a normal part of the glass process.

     

    Contact Us

    Tacoma Glassblowing Studio
    114 S. 23rd Street
    Tacoma, WA 98402

    Telephone: 253-948-9699
    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Open Tuesday-Sunday 9am-5pm

    Closed on major holidays such as Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.