SCC Glass Education Center’s Holiday Glass Workshops, Open House and Glass Sale slated for Dec. 10

SCC Glass Education Center’s Holiday Glass Workshops, Open House and Glass Sale slated for Dec. 10

Salem Community College welcomes the public to the Samuel H. Jones Glass Education Center on Sunday, Dec. 10 for an afternoon of glass. 

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

Also on Dec. 10, SCC’s Holiday Glass Workshops will run from 1 to 4 p.m.  No glass experience is necessary.  Please note minimum age requirements.  

  • Fused Glass Ornaments, 90-minute sessions from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., $40 per person. Participants will create glass ornaments by layering pieces of flat glass and heating them in a kiln.  Ages 4 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Due to the process, items must be picked up at a later date, or can be shipped for an additional fee.
  • Flameworked Glass Icicles and Ornaments, a 3-hour session from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., $50 per person. Attendees will use heat, gravity and simple tools to create icicles and ornaments. Ages 10 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. 
  • Blown Glass Ornaments, 90-minute sessions from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., $65 per person. Participants will create blown-glass ornaments straight from the glass furnace in the glassblowing studio! Ages 14 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Due to the process, items must be picked up at a later date, or can be shipped for an additional fee.

Register at www.salemcc.edu/glass/workshops

The Glass Education Center is located at 286 Welchville Rd. Salem, N.J. 08079.  For more information, email kdeady@salemcc.edu or call (856) 351-2234.

 

Caption: Salem Community College will offer Holiday Glass Workshops from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10 at the Samuel H. Jones Glass Education Center, 286 Welchville Rd., Salem.  Choose from workshops in blowing, flameworking and fusing. No glass experience is necessary. The SCC Glass Club’s Holiday Sale will run from noon to 4 p.m. For more information, email kdeady@salemcc.edu or call (856) 351-2234.