Glass Blowing Lessons & Torch Time


Max Quality Glass Blowing Lessons

Most Lessons Taught by Artist: James "Ace-Tate" Cortese - @Professionaljim

All lessons by Appointment Only. Email Sales@MaxQualityGlass.com

   Include "Glass Blowing" in Subject line with the Lesson, Date and Time you'd like in the body of the message.

Full & Half Day Lessons

Beginner to Intermediate

Pick a technique you want your instructor to focus on teaching you. Or get your friends involved at a lower cost!

                                                     1 Person   2 People   3 People
6 hours hands on Lesson          $300 each  $175 each $130 each
6 hours hands off Lesson          $200 each  $120 each $75 each
3 hours hands on Lesson          $165 each  $100 each $70 each
3 hours hands off Lesson          $100 each  $60 each   $40 each

 

One Time Lessons

Pendant Lesson: $60

Make your own pendant! One on one instructional lessons from our professional glassblower. Pickup and wear your own handmade pendant the next day! Approximately 60 minutes. No experience necessary!

Pipe Lesson: $80

Make your own pipe! One on one instructional lessons from our professional glassblower. Choose your own colored glass and fume your pipe with gold or silver to make it change color after use. Pickup and use your own pipe the next day! Approximately 1.5 hours. No experience necessary.

Beginner Lesson: $60

One on one instructional lessons from our professional glassblower. Learning crucial beginner glassblowing and pipe making skills. Approximately 60 minutes. No experience necessary!

Intermediate Lesson: $80

One on one instructional lessons from our professional glassblower. Learn intermediate pipe making skills including inside-out coloring, Coil Pot Technique & more. Approximately 1.5 hours. Experience recommended, but not necessary!

Carb Cap Dabber Lesson: $60

Make your own carb cap dabber! One on one instructional lessons from our professional glassblower. Choose your own colored glass & learn various shaping techniques while making your own carb cap dabber. Pickup and use your dabber the next day! Approximately 60 minutes. No experience necessary

Lesson Packages

Pipe Making 101: $250

No experience necessary! 5 lessons of $50 each. Approximately 2 hours each. One on one instructional lessons from our professional glassblower. Learn crucial beginner and intermediate glassblowing and pipe making skills. Upon completion you will have made your own pipe to use, learned several extremely useful glassblowing techniques and be certified to advance to pipe making 201

Accelerated Learning: $100

After each lesson, enjoy 2 hours of personal torch time to practice what was taught and reviewed. Many glassblowing amenities are provided. A torch, kiln, tools, eye glasses, electricity, some glass, oxygen, propane, & a station at the Max Quality Glass Studio until the lesson is complete.(Highly Recommended for best results)

Pendant making 101: $250

No experience necessary. 5 lessons of $50 each. Approximately 2 hours each lesson. One on one instructional lessons from our professional glassblower. Learn beginner pendant making skills such as shaping, making loops, and so much more

Dabber making 101: $250

No experience necessary! 5 lessons at $50 each. Approximately 2 hours each lesson. One on one instructional lessons from one of our professional glassblowers. Make your own carb cap dabbers and learn crucial beginner and intermediate glassblowing techniques which can be applied to various forms of glass work.

Personal Torch Time Unguided

Must Have completed a Lesson or have necessary experience to operate unattended. Enjoy up to 6 hours of personal torch time to practice what was taught and reviewed. Many glassblowing amenities are provided. A torch (Carlisle CC with Pedal), some glass(extra glass available for purchase), kiln, tools, eyeglasses, electricity, oxygen, propane, & a station at the Max Quality Glass Studio until the session is complete.

3 Hour Self Guided Session $60
6 Hour Self Guided Session $80