Abell Combustion, Inc.

ADDRESS

PO Box 198

Kimberton, PA 19442

PHONE

610 827 9137

Abell Combustion, Inc. is a National Engineering Firm outstanding in creative application of heating techniques to all forms of Process Heating. We have been in business since 1971. The breadth of our involvement in the transformation of glass in the manufacturing process ranges from the large Industries to Universities, Institutions, and the Glass Artisans themselves. For the Glass Artisans, we offer a wide range of Burners, Controls, and Safety Systems to fit ones’ needs and financial resources. All Systems are engineered to the latest rules and regulations applying to the Combustion Field for ease of operation while utilizing State of the Art Equipment and Technologies, to save energy, capital, and to increase production. Contact us for any assistance on your Combustion needs.


Buck’s Rock Performing and Creative Arts Camp

ADDRESS

59 Buck's Rock Road

New Milford, CT 06776

US

PHONE

(860) 354-5030

​Buck’s Rock Performing and Creative Arts Camp in New Milford, CT, for 40+ years, has been the only summer arts camp where teenagers (ages 9-16) can learn and experience glassblowing and flame working, in addition to all other visual and performing arts. Studios are equipped to professional standards and campers work alongside qualified, specialized artists and teachers who nurture and support their talents and skills. We believe that young people can best act and work creatively when they choose their own activities and are allowed the time they need to pursue them. Since 1942, Buck’s Rock remains a unique, freedom of choice, non-competitive program where teenagers decide for themselves which activities they will become involved in. Please visit our website or call for more information.


Bullseye Glass Company

ADDRESS

3722 SE 21st Avenue

Portland, OR 97202

PHONE

(888) 220-3002

​Visit bullseyeglass.com for the newest sheet glass, billets, rods, frit and more. Bullseye Compatible glasses are the most reliable glass system for fusing, kilnforming, torchworking, hot and flat glassworking, and available in hundreds of vivid colors. Tekta clear sheet glass comes in three thicknesses, with sizes up to 40"x 80”. Request a catalog or sample set. Bullseye offers glasses, classes and educational content, and kiln-glass supplies. Retail, wholesale, custom orders, shipping.


Bullseye Glass Resource Centers

ADDRESS

Portland, OR; Santa Fe, NM; Bay Area, CA; Los Angeles, CA; New York, NY

​Gain experience in kiln-glass working with top-notch instructors at Bullseye Glass Resource Centers. Take useful skills and fresh ideas back to your studio. We offer classes for beginners to advanced students, from fundamental techniques, to theory, practice, craft and design in our state-of-the-art studios.

Techniques include fusing, kilncasting, slumping, pate de verre, vitrigraph, murrain, printing on glass, and many more specialty workshops taught by visiting artists and teachers. Traveling exhibits are also regularly on view and open to the public at our locations in the Bay Area and New York.

Visit bullseyeglass.com/classes to see a list of upcoming classes. Watch our instructional video series at bullseyeglass.com/bkeo.


Chrysler Museum Glass Studio

ADDRESS

745 Duke Street

Norfolk, VA 23510

PHONE

757.333.6299

The Chrysler Museum’s Perry Glass Studio offers an immersive and innovative approach to experiencing the exciting properties of glass. Located adjacent to the Chrysler Museum of Art, the state-of-the-art facility brings the Museum’s renowned glass collection to life through free public demonstrations and classes for novices and master artists alike. Monthly evening performances at the Studio on Third Thursdays are a hallmark of the Chrysler and have drawn both popular and professional acclaim. The Studio regularly collaborates with other educational organizations and artists working in glass and new media through its robust annual Visiting Artist Series, Guest Instructor courses, special artist lectures, and Studio Assistantship programs. For more information, visit Chrysler.org.

The Chrysler Museum Glass Studio is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Free demos daily at noon. Admission is free.


Corning Museum of Glass Studio

ADDRESS

1 Museum Way

Corning, NY 14830

PHONE

607.438.5100

The Studio is an internationally renowned facility that offers glassworking classes for a variety of skill levels. Classes are taught by top artists and instructors from around the world, and are held year-round. Students enjoy the resources of The Studio, as well as the Museum’s collection and the Rakow research library. Spring and fall classes include ten-week sessions that meet once per week, as well as weekend sessions and one-day sessions. Summer and winter intensive classes are one or two weeks in length. Scholarships are available. Other resources include studio rentals, artist residencies, live streamed artist demos, and video resources. Learn more or apply online at cmog.org/studio.


Digitry Company, Inc.

ADDRESS

449 Forest Avenue Suite 9

Portland, ME 04101

PHONE

(207) 774-0300

Digitry programmable temperature controllers—used by glass artists around the world. GB5: simultaneous control of five independent annealers, power sharing, extra program storage, enhanced zone control. GB1: ten stored profiles for a single annealer, PC connection and graphing, PID control, gas furnace control. Mercury displacement contactors, and high quality thermocouple probes in stock. Upgrade any kiln or furnace with one of our latest Vanessa cost-effective all-in-one control systems. Visit our website or call for information.


Hang Your Glass

ADDRESS

PO Box 2551

Morgan Hill, CA 95038

PHONE

650-353-4642

Hang Your Glass has been designing and fabricating elegant & secure hardware for art glass since 2004.

Today, Hang Your Glass is still a small family-sized company. Our hardware is designed specifically for glass art which permanently attach to our stand-offs with either Hang Your Glass adhesive or HXTAL. The edge grips are also designed around the most common thicknesses of glass.

We remain committed to providing freedom to artists, interior designers, and other creatives to fully utilize 3D space to hang objects of any shape at any angle. Whether it’s cast, hot or kilnformed glass, wall placement opens up the full palette of light and shadow for display.

Hang Your Glass is a company founded and run by artists. We love artists and we work everyday to make sure you love our products.

Now available in the UK!


His Glassworks

ADDRESS

2000 Riverside Drive Suite 19

Asheville, NC 28804

PHONE

(828) 254-2559

His Glassworks, Inc. specializes in cold working tools and supplies for the glass artist. We make and distribute top quality diamond tools, machines, polishing compounds, glass bonding epoxies, and much more. Providing authorized distribution for 3M, Abrasive Technology, Alpha Tools,Flex, Covington Engineering, Crystalite, HXTAL, Gemini Saw, VID, Polpur, and many other companies, we have access to many tools that can enable you create the artwork that you envision. We can also provide custom tools according to your specifications for your individual process.

Because we use many of the products that we sell in our own studio, we can offer advice and technical support from a user’s perspective. Available through phone, fax, and email services, you may also visit our website, www.hisglassworks.com, for a wealth of cold working information including a Learn section for videos and techniques on many products.

Categories
Suppliers, Coldworking

The HUB Consolidated, Inc.

ADDRESS

690 Route 73

Orwell, VT 05760

PHONE

(802) 948-2209

HUB has consistently set the industry benchmark for the design and manufacture of durable, reliable, and efficient glass heating and melting equipment. Designed and manufactured for maximum efficiency and minimum maintenance, HUB equipment and system design is field proven and at work in glass shops and factories all over the world. All of the components that we use are chosen for reliability based on experience. Thirty-four years of problem solving and technical experience allow us to offer exceptional solutions for off-hand glassmakers and the glass industry. Startup, training, and backup support is included with all equipment we build. We also sell refractory, crucibles, and tools. In addition, HUB produces high quality molds, prototypes, one-offs, and limited editions for artists, designers, and museums, which includes the production of glass parts, display and installation components, and custom installation. Please visit our website www.hubglass.com, or call (802) 948-2209 for more information.


Olympic Color Rods, Inc.

ADDRESS

1050 W Nickerson St

Seattle, WA 98119

United States

PHONE

800.445.7742

At Olympic Color Rods, we pride ourselves on superior customer service, quality merchandise and low prices. We specialize in the largest inventory in North American of Reichenbach colors for all your glass blowing, casting, and lampworking needs. We also offer a wide range of handcrafted tools and glass working accessories including Blockhead, Jim Moore Tools and Spiral Arts. Other items we carry include heat protective clothing, Exact torches, precious metal leaf and foils, and dichroic glass. OCR also supplies Cristalica Studio Glass from regional locations across America.


Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency

ADDRESS

3435 Rupprecht Way

Saugatuck, MI 49453

US

PHONE

800.318.3019

Ox-Bow is an art school and residency program that offers glass courses and studio time for beginning to advanced students. Students work closely alongside artists from across the country with world-class instructors. The courses range in focus from the functional to the sculptural; from traditional to contemporary; from representational to conceptual. During intensive and immersive one & two week courses in our open air studio, students delve deeply into their practices. Ox-Bow is located 2.5 hours from Chicago on a lagoon alongside Lake Michigan. Housing or commuting options are available.


Pittsburgh Glass Center

ADDRESS

5472 Penn Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15206

PHONE

412.365.2145

​The Pittsburgh Glass Center is a public-access school, gallery, and state-of-the-art glass studio dedicated to teaching, creating, and promoting glass art. World-renowned glass artists come here to make glass art. People interested in learning more about glass come here to take a class, explore the contemporary glass gallery, and watch live hot glass demonstrations. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional resources and instruction to expand the skills and knowledge of our students and artists.


Spiral Arts, Inc.

ADDRESS

901 NW 49th Street

Seattle, WA 98107

PHONE

(206) 768-9765

Established in 1992, Spiral Arts quickly became recognized for advances in quality, design, and function of glass blowing equipment. We design and manufacture for the beginner and professional glassblower a full line of carbon and stainless steel pipes and punties. Our Italian style counter-weighted punties are comfortable to work with, and designed to increase the reliability of good knock-off. We are the US distributor for Carlo Dona Italian hand tools from Murano. We stock diamond facet and straight rib optic molds, shears, jacks, tweezers, crimps, pacioffi, puffers, lampworking tools, and more! Quantity discounts on pipes and punties are available.


UrbanGlass

ADDRESS

647 Fulton St.

Brooklyn, NY 11217

PHONE

718.625.3685

​UrbanGlass is a leading resource for both aspiring and established artists wishing to create with glass. We foster innovative art, and advance the use and appreciation of glass as a creative medium. UrbanGlass is a comprehensive public-access studio with an extensive education program. Areas of study include hot glass casting and glassblowing, flame-working, bead-making, stained glass, kilnforming and kiln casting, and cold working and mosaics. Classes and private lessons are available to the public throughout the year and offer opportunities for beginners and advanced artists alike. Our state-of-the-art studios are also available for rent, making it easy for students and professionals to continue creating with glass.