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Glassblowing Basics

  • Jackson Dinsdale Art Center 700 East 12th Street Hastings, NE, 68901 United States (map)


Have you ever wanted to learn how to blow glass? Glassblowing is an experience unlike anything else, and now here is your chance! 

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This class is open to the public and will be offered February 24th and 25th for $150.00 per person. Ages 16 to adult. First come first serve. Limited to 12 people and a minimum of 4. Please wear long sleeves, pants, close-toed shoes and a smile!

Class begins on Friday, February 24th at 6:00 pm with a short glass demonstration to learn the basics of glassblowing and on to make a colorful paperweight of your very own to take home, class ending that evening at 8:30 pm. The class will resume on Saturday, February 25th at 9:00 am, moving on to glass blown cup or bowl, with class ending at 4:00 pm. There will be a short lunch break from 12-1 pm, included in the price of the class. Glass blown pieces can then be picked up on Sunday after 12 noon in the glass studio.

Payment of $150.00 must be received by February 21st, 2017 to reserve your place in class. If not received by this time, your spot will become available to the next person in line. Please send checks to: Hastings College-Art Dept, ATTN: GLASS CLASS, 710 N. Turner Ave, Hastings, NE, 68901 or stop by the JDAC building at 700 E. 12th Street to drop off payment. 

The class includes: Glass demonstrations, 2 glass blown pieces that you create, lunch, and a lifetime experience!

Earlier Event: February 24
Later Event: February 25
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