Glass Education Center Workshops, Open House and Sale on Oct. 22

Glass Education Center Workshops, Open House and Sale on Oct. 22

Salem Community College welcomes the public to the Samuel H. Jones Glass Education Center on Sunday, Oct. 22 for an afternoon of glass. 

The SCC’s Glass Club’s fall sale will feature handmade glass including pumpkins, flowers, jewelry, vases and paperweights from noon to 4 p.m.  Admission to the Glass Education Center is free.  While visiting the center, guests may check out the studio and see glassmaking in action.

Also on Oct. 22, SCC’s fall glass workshops will run from 1 to 4 p.m.   No glass experience is necessary, but please note minimum age requirements.  

 

Fused Fall Suncatchers* from 1 – 4 p.m., $45 per person. Participants will create their own glass suncatchers by layering pieces of flat glass and heating them in a kiln.  Ages 4 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Flameworked Fall Ornaments and Pendants from 1 – 4 p.m., $45 per person. Attendees use heat, gravity and simple tools to create pendants, stir-sticks and ornaments. Ages 10 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  

Blown Glass Pumpkins*, 30-minute sessions between 1 and 4 p.m., $65 per person. Participants will create their very own pumpkins straight from the glass furnace in the glassblowing studio. If you would like to sign up as a group, please sign up for consecutive sessions (example: If you want to do this with two friends, sign up for 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.).  Ages 14 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

(*Due to the process, items will need to be picked up at a later date, or can be shipped for an additional fee.)

 

Register online by clicking here.

Additional glass workshops can be found by clicking here

The Glass Education Center is located at 286 Welchville, Rd., Salem.  For more information, email kdeady@salemcc.edu or call 856-351-2234.

 

Caption: The Salem Community College Glass Club’s fall sale will be held from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22.  Three community glass workshops will also be held on Oct. 22.  The Samuel H. Jones Glass Education Center is located at 286 Welchville, Rd., Salem.  For details, email kdeady@salemcc.edu or call 856-351-2234.