Classes

Learn to blow glass!

Our classes are geared towards learning a wide variety of glassblowing techniques for all skill levels, from beginner to experienced. All protective eyewear, raw materials, and the use of torches and tools will be included in the class fees (details below). All classes are held at our studio, 313 E. 8th Street in Lawrence, Kansas. We currently offer three different courses:

Intro Class

The introduction class is a one day, three hour class. All materials are provided in the class fee of $150 per student. The introduction class focuses on understanding glass and gas safety. Learn about different torches and various flame chemistry, properties, and sweetspots. Learn to manipulate hot glass into solid forms using basic tools. Intro classes are scheduled on a one on one basis, please email class@illuminatedglass.com to schedule a class.

Intermediate Class

The intermediate class is a one day, three hour class. All materials are provided in the class fee of $200 per student. We require new students to take our Intro level glass class before enrolling in the Intermediate class. This class focuses on the broad majority of glassblowing techniques and hollow forming, helping to build the skill level of each student. Intermediate classes are scheduled on a one on one basis, please email class@illuminatedglass.com to schedule a class.

Advanced Class

Intended for experienced glassblowers, the advanced class is a focused workshop for any technique or skill the student wishes to pursue. The advanced classes are scheduled on a one on one basis, please email class@illuminatedglass.com to schedule a class.