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High School Camp! Intro to Glassblowing

July 26th - July 29th

Molten glass is like honey; it drips, stretches, and expands in unexpected ways. Students will learn the fundamentals of glassblowing and how to shape this unique material as it transforms from a molten, liquid blob to a final form at different temperatures. With safety talks, demonstrations, and practice, camp will cover proper tool use and how to work in teams to create finished works of art. Students will gain confidence working in a professional studio as they create colorful designs progressing from solid forms to hollow objects.

No experience necessary. Open to all rising and current high school students.

UrbanGlass strives to welcome, inspire, instruct, nurture, and propel our students. In an effort to provide greater access to glass education for our growing community of young artists, we are introducing sliding-scale pricing options for summer camps. Please self-select the pricing tier most appropriate for your financial situation. Families who are able to should select the higher tuition so that we can continue to offer our programs with ample staffing of expert teaching artists and top quality glassmaking tools and materials in our state of the art studios. 

Please note: Advance registration is required, as enrollment minimums must be met two weeks before the first day of camp. Once you register, you’ll receive enrollment confirmation, additional information about the camp including health and safety guidelines, and reminders via email. Class sizes are limited to 10 students. Masks are required. For questions, please email karina@urbanglass.org

Class Schedule
  • 4 Sessions: July 26 — July 29
    Tuesday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217