Currently all of our classes are on hold, but we will resume classes as soon as we are able to open to the public.

Beginning Glass Blowing

Four Mondays; March 9, 23, 30, & April 9

Learn the basics of glass blowing in this four week class. In the first class will walk you through the basics of gathering glass out of the furnace and shaping it with a a variety of tools.  We will work on getting the glass the shape we want and keeping it on center. Once we are comfortable with that we will learn how to apply color and make a paperweight. In the second class we will move on to blowing, making a clear glss tumbler. In the third class we will build on these skills to make a tumbler incorporating color. In the fourth class will refine skills as we move on to making vases.

Each class will include roughly one hour of instruction and two hours of practice time.

Ages: 16 and up

Tuition: $325

Prerequisite: None

Instructor: Callie E. Spencer

To register for classes please go to our Registration Form. Already registered? Pay now through Paypal. Payment must be received to complete registration.

Blown Glass workshops

Try you hand at glass blowing at one of our drop-in workshops and take home your own piece of art. Sessions take 10-30 minutes depending on the item being made. Our instructors will do the hot and heavy work while you pick the colors and help shape the glass. Sign up today with a friend or contact TGC to schedule an event for your whole family!

Valentines Hearts

  Saturday, February 8, 2:00-5:00 * Wednesday, February 12, 6:00-8:00pm

  Sign up for a 15 minute slot. Call 850-404-7032 or email to reserve your time slot. 

  •   Create your own colorful hot glass heart for your sweetheart!  Participants will work with TGC staff to create a one of a kind glass heart paperweight. You will work with   molten glass, apply color and shape your heart. Hearts are ready for pick up the following week.

  Tuition: $40/per person

  Prerequisite: None. All participants must be 10 or older. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Mother’s Day Flowers

Sunday, May 3, 1:00-5:00 pm

Sign up for a 15 minute slot. Call 850-404-7032 or email to reserve your time slot.

  • Create your own colorful hot glass flower for the special woman in your life.  You pick the colors and our instructors will help you shape it. Flowers are ready for pick up the following week.

Tuition: $35/per person

Prerequisite: None. All participants must be 10 or older. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Private Lessons

In this one on one glass blowing class students will learn how to make a colorful glass paperweight, a flower and an ornament. All classes have a 2 hour minimum. $70/ hour for one person, $40/hour per person for two or more people. Please email us to schedule a lesson. info@the-glass-center.com.

Cancellation policy: If you need to cancel please call or text 850-404-7032. A refunds of credit for TGC (good for classes, events, and our gallery) will be given if cancellation is received within 24 hours of the scheduled first class. A refund credit of 50% of class tuition will be issued if cancellation happens within 24 hours of the class. No refund will be issued if you are a no show.

The Glass Center Camp Registration: Have a heART July 6-10

Please fill out registration form for Art Camp: Have a heART. * Required
 

The Glass Center

Offices: 12226 Panama City Beach Pkwy Panama City Beach, FL 32407

Phone: 850-404-7032

Email: support@the-glass-center.com