Adult Classes

We want you to know that all demonstrations and classes are hosted by artist Peter Patterson. We do not have ‘students’ or ‘other artists’ hosting our classes. We want to give you the best class possible for your corporation, friends and family. Peter will have assistants onsite to help answer any questions, help instruct creating your art pieces, and keep the event fun.

There are 6 types of events we offer for adult groups(Age 16 and up). Below is a description of all events:

 1. Demo Event …Time Duration 1 – 2 hours

The Demo Event consists of the following items. Each person will get a tour of the Studio, Gallery and Hot Shop, A short explanation of Peter’s background in art and glass processes. The group will also receive a Demonstration of how Art Glass is made.The Minimum number of people for this event is 6. Maximum number of people is 50 per group. The cost for this event is $20.00 per person (based on 10 or more people) If there are less than 10 people the cost will be $25.00 per person. A table for food and refreshments will be available on request.

2. Taste of Glass  …Time Duration 2 – 3 hours(minimum)

The Taste of Glass Class consists of the following items. Each person will get a tour of the Studio, Gallery and Hot Shop, A short explanation of Peter’s background in art and glass processes. The group will also receive a Demonstration of a  Blown Art Glass Piece at the end of class.

Each  person will get to make  4(four) Art Glass pieces. Each piece will be different and feature a different technique. Also each person will be able to pick out their own colors for their art pieces.

*** Pieces will NOT be ready to take home on the same day. This is because they have to cool down after being made and cooling times vary from 24 – 48 hours. ****
The Minimum number of people for this event is 2. Maximum number of people is 10 per group.
The cost for this class is $125.00 per person (includes all materials)

3. Orb Class …Time Duration 2 – 3 hours(minimum)
The Orb Glass Class consists of the following items. Each person will get a tour of the Studio, Gallery and Hot Shop, A short explanation of Peter’s background in art and glass processes. The group will also receive a Demonstration of a Blown Art Glass Piece at the end of class.

Each person will get to make 3(Three) Art Glass pieces. Each piece will be different and feature a different technique. Also each person will be able to pick out their own colors for their art pieces. One piece will Glo-in-the-Dark.

*** Pieces will NOT be ready to take home on the same day. This is because they have to cool down after being made and cooling times vary from 24 – 48 hours. ****
The Minimum number of people for this event is 2. Maximum number of people is 10 per group.
The cost for this class is $150.00 per person (includes all materials)

4. Beginning Glassblowing …Time Duration 3 – 6 hours(minimum)

The Beginning Glassblowing Class consists of the following items. Each person will get a tour of the Studio, Gallery and Hot Shop, A short explanation of Peter’s background in art and glass processes. You will also receive a Demonstration of a Blown Art Glass piece at the end of class. Each person can expect to make 8 - 12 pieces in this class. Each person will be able to pick out their own colors for their art piece. Each piece will use a different technique, we will also experiment with Specialty glass. We will start out making different paperweights to build your skills to be able to learn how to blow the glass. You will have the opportunity to blow several pieces, learning different shapes/sizes.

*** Pieces will NOT be ready to take home on the same day. This is because they have to cool down after being made and cooling times vary from 24 – 48 hours. ****
The Minimum number of people for this event is 1. Maximum number of people is 2 per group.
The cost for this class is $475.00 per person (includes all materials)

5. Art Piece Class…Time Duration 2 – 3 hours(minimum)

The Art Piece Class consists of the following items. Each person will get a tour of the Studio, Gallery and Hot Shop, A short explanation of Peters background in art and glass processes. The group will also receive a Demonstration of a Blown Art Glass Piece at the end of class. In addition to the above, each person will get to make 1(one) Art Glass piece. Each person will be able to pick out colors for their pieces.

*** Pieces will NOT be ready to take home on the same day. This is because they have to cool down after being made and cooling times vary from 24 – 48 hours. ****

The Minimum number of people for this event is 4. Maximum number of people is 20 per group.
The cost for this event starts at $50.00 per person. A table for drinks or treats will be available on request.

6. Corporate / Team Building Events …

** See Corp Team Building Page for more details…
*** Birthdays, Anniversaries, Night Out, Celebrations are also available.