Celebrity Bartending // Dec. 4

December 4 4-6 p.m. At Downtown Kitchen + Cocktails 135 S 6th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701 ALL gratuities support Sonoran Glass School! Prominent glass artists and advocates Michael Joplin (brother of musician Janis Joplin), Nan Charif and John-Peter Wilhite are bartending during Happy Hour from 4 to 6 p.m. on December 4, 2014 at DOWNTOWN […]

Torchworking: Make Your Own Icicle Ornament

November – December Icicle: $30 Sml. Candy Cane: $30 Lrg. Candy Cane: $40 By Appointment Call 520-884-7814 Use the ancient technique of torchworking to create an icicle ornament made of glass in our torchworking studio, the Flame Shop. You’ll be using borosilicate rods to create your icicle and choosing up to two colors to incorporate […]

Make Your Own Holiday Ornament

$45 each By Appointment Call 520-884-7814 Make Your Own Holiday Ornament Experiences are fun introductions to furnace glassblowing. In the SGS Hot Shop you’ll choose the colors and textures for your ornament and then help create it alongside a SGS instructor in our glassblowing studio. -10% discount for groups of ten or more. -Make a second ornament in […]

Visiting Artist Lecture: EUNSUH CHOI // May 23

Friday, May 23 6-7 p.m. Free Join us at SGS for an exciting lecture and presentation from South Korean-born and internationally acclaimed glass artist Eunsuh Choi. Topics include Choi’s body of work, her life in glass, and her journey from an unknown artist working in a small home studio in her kitchen to an world […]

Imago Dei Sign Unveiling // May 26

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DOWNTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL UNVEILS MOSAIC VERSION OF ITS LOGO STUDENT-MADE SIGN TO REPLACE PLASTIC BANNER ACROSS FROM RONSTADT CENTER TUCSON, Ariz. (May 16, 2014) – Eighth graders at Imago Dei Middle School (IDMS) have constructed a four by four foot mosaic version of their school’s logo to be installed above the IDMS […]

Imago Dei Gets New Mosaic Sign for School

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DOWNTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL UNVEILS MOSAIC VERSION OF ITS LOGO STUDENT-MADE SIGN TO REPLACE PLASTIC BANNER ACROSS FROM RONSTADT CENTER TUCSON, Ariz. (May 9, 2014) – Eighth graders at Imago Dei Middle School (IDMS) have constructed a four by four foot mosaic version of their school’s logo to be installed above the IDMS […]

Become a SGS Member Today

Membership is how you show support for glass art education in the desert Southwest. Help us promote the glass arts through inspiring classes, visiting artist workshops, local youth education programs, and exciting events. Start, renew, or upgrade your tax-deductible membership today and help ensure our 501(c) 3 non-profit organization remains the premiere glass arts educational facility […]

Trading Places Fundraiser // November 14

  Friday, November 14, 2014 5:00 p.m.  –  9:00 p.m. Individual: $50 Couple: $80 633 West 18th Street We are proud to present our annual Trading Places fundraising event, this is our most important fundraiser, featuring exciting live collaborative demonstrations by Tucson painters, photographers, and local personalities, including Lupita Murillo and Janos Wilder, with SGS artist instructors. […]

Register for Sonoran Glass School’s 2015 Flame Off

This competition is all about creativity, awesome music, a crowd, and a stopwatch. You have two hours to create your torchworked masterpiece…this year’s theme is MYTH, be it ancient, urban, family, or other. Yes, you can practice ahead of time. Yes, you can do prep work. Your participation supports Sonoran Glass School and its public-access borosilicate […]