Classes


It’s never too late to start learning something new!

Whatever your skill level, if you are interested in the wonderful world of glass art, we have a class for you. Contact us with any questions you may have.

 

Fusing Parties Now Available!

Celebrate any occasion with a glass fusing party! Parties for Team Building, Office Get Togethers, Ladies Night/Day Out, Bridesmaids, Children (ages 8 and above) are available. We will gladly accommodate groups of 3 or more. Each participant will complete two beautiful 4″ x 4″ fused glass tiles. One tile to keep and one for the honoree. The honoree’s tiles will be professionally framed for hanging. All materials and framing are included.

  • Pre-requisite: None
  • Class duration: 2 hours
  • Class Fee: $35 per person, includes tools, materials and framing

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Stained Glass Classes

#100 Stained Glass Cutting

Learn the basic steps and techniques to cut stained glass. A demonstration of various cutting tools will be presented.  This class is a prerequisite for some fusing workshops.

  • Class duration: 1 1/2 hours
  • Class Fee: $30

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#101 Beginning Stained Glass

Learn all the steps required to complete a flat stained glass panel using the copper foil method.  This class will guide you through each step, from drawing your design, to cutting, grinding, foiling, soldering and framing your glass panel.

  • Pre-requisite: None
  • Class duration: Eight *2-hour, weekly sessions
  • Class Fee: $275
  • Tools and supplies needed are available at McAllen Stained Glass

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Glass Fusing Class

#400 Glass Fusing Class

Learn the essential techniques for making fused glass jewelry and accessories.  This class will walk you step-by-step and provide you with the necessary information needed to fuse glass.  Kilns, kiln preparation, glass compatibility and firing schedules will be discussed.  Students will then be guided in creating several fused glass cabochons and fire them in a “quick fire” kiln.  Lastly, each student will prepare a set of tiles/coasters that will be fired and picked up at a later date.

  • Pre-Requisite:  Prior glass cutting experience is helpful but not required
  • Class duration: 4-5 hours
  • Class Fee: $125

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Fusing Workshops

If you are interested in making an exquisite piece of glass then these workshops are for you!                  Glass cutting experience is not required unless you have specific intricate designs in mind.  In that case, class #100 is required prior to taking a workshop.

All materials and use of tools are provided.  The pieces will be fired and picked up at a later date.

Call us to schedule a private class with a group of your friends!

#401 Glass Tile/Coaster Fusing Workshop

  • Pre-Requisite: Prior glass cutting experience is helpful but not required
  • Class duration: 2 hours
  • Class Fee: See below
    • One (1) 4″ by 4″ tile – $15
    • Two (2) 4″ by 4″ tiles – $25
    • Four (4) 4″ by 4″ tiles – $48
    • One (1) 6″ by 6″ Panel – $48  Kids must be at least 8 years old.

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 #402 Glass Plate Fusing Workshop

Each student will be guided in the preparation of a unique plate.

  • Pre-Requisite: Prior glass cutting experience is helpful but not required
  • Class duration: 2 hours
  • Class fee: $52 – $75  Depending on the size of the plate
  • NOTE: This piece requires 2 firings

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#407 Fused Glass Night Light  Class

In this fun workshop you will make a unique fused glass night light.   Each   student will be guided in preparing 2 panels for the night lights which will be fired and picked up at a later date.  All materials and the use of tools are provided including the night light and bulb.

  • Pre-requisite: Prior glass cutting experience is helpful but not required
  • Class #100: Required if making intricate designs.
  • Class duration: 1 1/2 hour
  • Class Fee: $48
  • Additional night lights $20 each

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