Paperweight Starter Class

Paperweight Starter Class

Regular price $65

Learn all about furnace glassmaking and working safely in a Hot Shop, and make your very own solid paperweight! We incorporate chemistry, physics, and some glass history into the class, for all areas of interest!

Ages 10+ 

Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Full Participation. Allow approximately 2.5 - 3 hours for class.

Cotton Clothing and CLOSED SHOES are REQUIRED for hot shop activities. You may get dirty. You will get warm.

A liability waiver is required.

Please arrive 5 minutes early to fill out the waiver, or come with it completed. WE START ON TIME! Class meets on SATURDAY @ 10 AM unless otherwise specified, please check the date prior to purchase as ALL SALES ARE FINAL!

Finished pieces are available to be picked up 48 hours after the class, items cannot go home the day of class.


REFUND POLICY: ALL SALES ARE FINAL Refunds will not be issued for missed classes and workshops. In the event of an emergency or illness, please call our studio at 336.406.2937 as soon as possible as rescheduling is not always available. PLEASE BE CERTAIN OF YOUR DATE BEFORE YOU REGISTER!!

SNOW/INCLEMENT WEATHER: We cancel class when it is unsafe to drive and we will reschedule students into the next class based on schedule availability.

Hot Shop Programs are available September through May.


Gift Certificate Purchase: Please call 336-406-2937 or email to register.

Private Group Starter Workshop:
If you would like to schedule a private starter workshop for a group of 4 or more, please contact us at (336) 406-2937 or

Individual Workshops: 
If you would like to book an individual workshop by appointment, click here!