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Blown Hollow Beads

March 21 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Blown Beads – Soft Glass – (March 21)


Instructor Bronwen Heilman
March 21
Thursday eve. 5:30-8:30
Material fee:  10:00
PREREQUISITE: Hollow Beads – soft glass.  or Instructor Approval


In this class we will be using a steel blow pipe.  This technique takes lots of practice.  We will be adding glass to the end of a blow pipe, and introducing a bubble.  Then adding more glass, decoration and blow!  the trick is how we take the bead off of the blow pipe.   Come prepared to take notes and learn how to blow off the end of a steel blow pipe. There will be lots of hands on practice in this class. 

Not a member? Join today for reduced rates on all classes!



Material expenses are not included in the class price. Material fee is 10.00 for this class.  There is a min. of 2 students for this class.   We will have a few blow pipes to use in class.  And we will have some for sale at the end of class.
What to Wear:
Cotton or natural material tops and pants.  Long pants are preferred.   Close toe shoes.  Hair pulled back.  We have all of the tools you will need to start your journey with flame worked glass beads.  
You are welcome to sign up for practice time during our discounted open studio times on Wednesdays from 5PM-9PM and  Thursdays from 12PM-4PM.

*** If you can’t make the scheduled date***

email bronwen@sonoranglass.org to schedule a lesson!

Class Prices:
Private (1 person): Members $130 | Non-members $180 (2 hour class)
Group (2-6 people): Same price as class price listed.

 (Note:  This does not include the materials.)

Additional information


Member, Non-Member, Member with Material Fee, Non-Member with Material Fee


March 21
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sonoran Glass School
633 W. 18th Street
Tucson, AZ 85701-2553 United States
(520) 884-7814