Open Studios: Tropical Vacation

February 13th, 2016 – 5:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, February 13th, for UrbanGlass' Open Studios: Tropical Vacation!

Can't make it to the Caribbean? Come warm up at UrbanGlass! Visitors of all ages are invited to explore our spectacular-- and closed to the public-- 17,000 square foot facility and enjoy the heat from our 2,000 degree furnaces. Participate in hands-on activities, watch artists demonstrate a variety of glass making techniques, tour our incredible studios, and pretend you're on the beach in our warm-weather set.

Hands-on activities include:

Glassblowing - Make your own vibrant glass flower - In a 30 minute lesson, work one-on-one with an artist, learning basics of glassblowing. You will work to create your own beautiful piece!  Ages 11 and up can participate in the lesson. 

Kilnforming - Learn how to skillfully assemble, melt, and fuse colorful glass sun catcher with a kiln forming expert. Capture light and create ambiance with your fused panel. This activity can be enjoyed by all ages.  

Bead Stringing - In this free activity, creatively string colorful beads. Handmade glass beads will be provided to participants. 
(No registration necessary)

Event Schedule
February 13th, 2016 – 5:00 pm
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217