Open Studios: Tropical Vacation

February 13th, 2016

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
UrbanGlass Studio
647 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11217