The UrbanGlass studio, offices, Art Center gallery and store will be closed in honor of Presidents' Day on Monday, February 17.

The Wonderful World of Paperweights

April 5th, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mike Jess |

Hate all your papers flying away in the wind? Spend a day learning the basics of glassworking while creating several unique paperweights and never lose another paper to a gust of wind again! Discover how color, baking soda, and air can create mystifying worlds inside a solid sphere. This class is a great introduction to working with glass, as the steps and skills for paperweights can be a foundation for other hot glass processes. Open to all skill levels. 

Class Schedule
  • April 5th, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Mike Jess

Mike Jess' work with glass is inspired by detailed line patterns as well as simplicity in form and color. Originally from Seattle, Mike moved to the east coast in 2017 to become better rooted in production glass making.

Continue Reading

Mike Jess Headshot