Glassblowing for All!


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Collins 106 (Glass Hotshop)

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Meeting Day




Glassblowing for all  is a perfect first step for those who have never been in a hotshop and a great next step if you know your way around!  Glassblowing can be intimidating, in this class we break it down to basics and learn step by step how to get it done with an emphasis on safety and proper technique. We start with marbles and colorful paperweights and before you know it we are blowing ornaments, cups and small vases and bowls!  If you’ve always wanted to play with glass, now’s your chance! 

We urge you, if you are able, to be fully up-to-date on vaccinations, including boosters. Available vaccination sites can be found here.

Jeff Mentuck is the studio manager of the Glass Department at MassArt. He’s been kicking around one glass studio or another trying to wrestle liquid fire into cool decorative stuff since the early 90’s.  For the last 16 years, Jeff has been a studio manager and instructor and during that time has shaped thousands of … Read more