October 3—October 31, 2017

Varies 12:00 PM-9:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $100.00 / Non-Members: $100.00

Skill Level: All

The Studio Passport allows you to access to the warm glass for fused glass, stained glass, and lampworking.  It is available month to month during our Fall 2017 term. Limited to students with a basic knowledge of glass and overseen by a monitor, instead of instructor, this “class” is a great opportunity to work at your own pace and continue your exploration in the studio.

  • Please see the current months studio calendar here
  • Cost is $100 per month for access to Open Studio Hours.
  • Open studios are over seen by a monitor
  • Passport students are responsible for purchasing their own glass. All other expenses are included (oxygen, gas, tools)

September 4—November 30, 2017

Varies

Max Students: 8

Members: $100.00 / Non-Members: $100.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate-Advanced

The Studio Passport allows you to access GoggleWorks’ Woodshop open studio hours during our Fall 2017 term. Limited to students with a basic knowledge of woodworking and overseen by a monitor, instead of instructor, this “class” is a great opportunity to work at your own pace and continue your exploration in wood. Registration is month to month, September, October, November.


*If not already GoggleWorks studio certified, a one time safety training fee of $50 is required at time of registration.
*Open Studio/ Passport Hours are posted monthly online and in the studio.

September 4—November 30, 2017

Varies

Max Students: 10

Members: $50.00 / Non-Members: $50.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

The Studio Passport allows you to access ceramic open studio hours during our Fall 2017 term. Limited to students with a basic knowledge of ceramics and overseen by a monitor, instead of instructor, this “class” is a great opportunity to work at your own pace and continue your exploration in clay. Register Month by Month; September, October, November. 

View current studio calendar

September 1—November 30, 2017

Wednesdays 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Max Students: 6

Members: $100.00 / Non-Members: $100.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

The Studio Passport allows you to access GoggleWorks Hot Shop for Wednesday open studio hours during our Fall 2017 Term. Limited to students with a working knowledge of hot glass and overseen by a monitor, instead of instructor. This “class” is a great opportunity to work at your own pace and continue your exploration in glass.

The cost is $100 per month and it is available for September, October, and November.

November 13, 2017 / 1 session

Monday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 16

Members: $25.00 / Non-Members: $25.00

Skill Level: ALL

Participate in something fun and charitable in a GoggleWorks Souper Bowl Workshop. Each student will make their own hand-built bowl to take home. These workshops support the Souper Bowl fundraising event for Opportunity House, which is a multi-service organization that improves the quality of life for children, families and adults who face various obstacles to independence and supports their efforts to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency and well-being. For each Souper Bowl registration, a GoggleWorks Ceramics Studio artist will create a bowl to donate to the Souper Bowl Fundraiser.

October 21, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 8

Members: $51.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Experience melting glass in the Flameworking Studio while making your own personalized wine or olive oil topper. These toppers will make any bottle a unique piece of art!

October 21, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 7-12, with adult

Make simple and fun jewelry pieces by drawing designs on shrink plastic and then heat using a toaster oven or with an embossing tool.

Mini-Makers! Family Workshops require an adult to participate; the tuition fee covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending.

October 21—October 28, 2017 / 2 Days sessions

Saturday 2:00 PM-5:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $80.75 / Non-Members: $95.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

This two-day workshop explores the art of welding with metal found objects. Starting with a visit to a local scrap yard, you will learn how to identify weldable metals for your project. Next, use a MIG welder with other related hand tools to create your own found object sculpture.
Note: Be prepared to walk in an industrial setting; gloves and boots/work shoes are highly advised.

October 23—December 11, 2017 / 8 sessions

Mondays 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Max Students: 8

Members: $187.00 / Non-Members: $220.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Ages: 18+

You will explore solid 3-D sculpture techniques working with clear borosilicate glass rods in this class. Skills covered will include working with hollow tubing to create 3-D hollow sculptures.

Prerequisite: Intro to Flameworking or equivalent experience

October 23—November 27, 2017 / 6 sessions

Mondays 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $153.00 / Non-Members: $180.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Ages: 18+

Practice, improve, and refine your previously learned skills. You will be guided through learning complex forms such as lidded jars, closed forms, and altered wheel-thrown forms.

Pre-requisite: Intro to Wheel Throwing

October 25—December 6, 2017 / 7 sessions

Wednesdays 10:00 AM-2:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $214.20 / Non-Members: $252.00

Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Continue developing your metalsmithing skills while exploring intermediate and advanced design concepts and techniques in fabrication, soldering, precious metals, and stone setting. In addition, enameling and experimental media will be covered.

Prerequisite: Intro to Metalsmithing and Metalsmithing I or similar experience.

October 27, 2017 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $60.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Choose a mold and your color palette to create a unique fused glass plate, platter, or bowl. Afterwards, tour the studio and mingle while enjoying beer, wine, and light refreshments. No experience necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Please wear or bring a change of clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty in. Closed-toe shoes are required in the hot and warm glass studios.

October 27, 2017 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $45.00 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Our ceramic instructors will walk you through the basics of working on the potter’s wheel. Create a unique piece of pottery, then choose a glaze from our studio selection. Afterwards, tour the studio and mingle while enjoying beer, wine, and light refreshments. No experience necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Please wear or bring a change of clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty in.

 

October 27, 2017 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $60.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Join this new Maker Date and get acquainted with our wood studio and lathe as you try woodturning. Afterwards, tour the studio and mingle while enjoying beer, wine, and light refreshments. No experience necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Please wear or bring a change of clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty in.

 

October 28, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: ALL

October 22, 2017 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: ALL

October 28—December 2, 2017 / 5 sessions

Saturdays 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 8

Members: $153.00 / Non-Members: $180.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 18+

Learn the fundamentals of stained glass assembly and design, including the processes of shaping, foiling, and soldering. At the conclusion, leave with a small stained glass panel.

No class 11/25

Supply Fee: $20.00

October 28—December 2, 2017 / 5 sessions

Saturdays 1:00 PM-3:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $102.00 / Non-Members: $120.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 14+

Students will learn how to make their own graphic novel, comic or manga. This course will include chapter creation, drawing, writing dialogue, and all elements of design.

No class 11/25

October 29, 2017 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-3:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Students will craft a one-of-a kind silk scarf using plant material to permanently dye a pattern into the cloth.

October 29—December 3, 2017 / 5 sessions

Sundays 12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Max Students: 7

Members: $102.00 / Non-Members: $120.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 14+

Learn how to create your own drawings in Adobe Photoshop using a tablet and pen. Topics covered in the course will include an introduction to Photoshop’s tools and effects, how to use layers, and various techniques for creating line-art and shading.

No class 11/26

November 1—December 13, 2017 / 6 sessions

Wednesdays 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Max Students: 6

Members: $170.00 / Non-Members: $200.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Ages: 18+

Have the opportunity to further explore the medium of screenprinting. In this intermediate class, learn new techniques and receive further instruction and guidance as you pursue your own ideas.

No class 11/22

November 1—December 13, 2017 / 6 sessions

Wednesdays 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $153.00 / Non-Members: $180.00

Skill Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Move beyond the basics and enhance your watercolor painting skills with weekly exercises and group critiques.

No class 11/22

Pre-requisite: Intro to Watercolor or equivalent experience

November 4—November 5, 2017 / 2 sessions

Saturday & Sunday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $187.00 / Non-Members: $220.00

Skill Level: ALL

The object of this course is to help students develop their own personal sense of surface decoration. Through the exploration of various Ceramic techniques such as sgraffito and mishima, students will learn the skills needed to turn their ideas into fun and creative surfaces. A thorough examination of folk pottery traditions from around the world will serve as a source of inspiration.

On Friday, November 3 at 5:30pm, during Spotlight Night, Kurt will be giving an Artist Talk in the GoggleWorks Film Theatre. It is free and open to the public to attend.

November 4—December 9, 2017 / 5 sessions

Saturdays 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 5

Members: $170.00 / Non-Members: $200.00

Skill Level: Intermediate

Delve further into the world of woodturning by designing and turning your own wooden pepper mill. In this class, you will hone your spindle turning techniques and tool skills while learning to precisely fit turned components.

No Class: 11/25
Supply Fee: $15 
Prereq: Intro to Woodturning or equivalent experience

 

 

November 6—December 4, 2017 / 5 sessions

Mondays 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Max Students: 8

Members: $127.50 / Non-Members: $150.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 18+

Learn how to make collagraph prints, using relief and intaglio methods, from a plate that has been collaged with various textures.

November 7—December 12, 2017 / 6 sessions

Tuesdays 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Max Students: 5

Members: $187.00 / Non-Members: $220.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Continue to explore the craft of woodturning and its application in furniture construction. Practice accurately reproducing spindles and try your hand at round mortise-and-tenon joinery by building a small three legged stool.
Supply Fee : $20.00
Prereq: Intro to Woodturning or equivalent experience

November 11, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $34.00 / Non-Members: $40.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 7-12, with adult

Learn how the first film cameras worked by making a cardboard camera. Take pictures and process in the darkroom.

An adult must participate in the workshop – the tuition fee covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Pre-registration is required.

November 11—December 16, 2017 / 5 sessions

Saturday 12:00 PM-3:00 PM

Max Students: 6

Members: $153.00 / Non-Members: $180.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Create beautiful pieces of jewelry as you learn the basics of enameling; the application of color by fusing sifted powdered glass onto copper. Other techniques that will be explored include stenciling, drawing with pencil, rubber stamps, and sgraffito.
No Class: 11/25

November 11—November 18, 2017 / 2 sessions

Sundays 1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 18+

Create a small, multi-purpose tote from natural reed while learning basic weaving techniques such as truing a base, twining, start/stop weaving, packing and lashing. Basic weaving terms and tools will also be covered.

November 12, 2017 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Learn a new way to make a quick and easy box. When you work on the band saw, lots of new shapes and surface textures are suddenly possible. Plan to walk away with your own beautiful wooden box.

November 12, 2017 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-3:00 PM

Max Students: 8

Members: $51.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 13-17

Explore different GoggleWorks Studios through a series of Saturday workshops all designed to introduce you to materials and the process of making within the studio environment. No experience necessary to join this sampler and find your creative fit.

November 16, 2017 / 1 session

Thursday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All

November 11, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: ALL

Ages: 7-12, with adult

Introduce the family to the art of glassblowing through this workshop designed just for beginners. Learn the process of blowing and sculpting hot glass into a fun item for your home.

An adult must participate in the workshop – the tuition fee covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Pre-registration is required.

November 17, 2017 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $45.00 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Our ceramic instructors will walk you through the basics of working on the potter’s wheel. Create a unique piece of pottery, then choose a glaze from our studio selection. Afterwards, tour the studio and mingle while enjoying beer, wine, and light refreshments. No experience necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Please wear or bring a change of clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty in.

November 17, 2017 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $95.00 / Non-Members: $95.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Get hands-on experience in glassblowing by making a tumbler or stemless wine glass under the guidance of our professional glassblowers. Afterwards, tour the studio and mingle while enjoying beer, wine, and light refreshments. No experience necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Please wear or bring a change of clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty in. Closed-toe shoes are required in the hot and warm glass studios.

November 17, 2017 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $60.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Choose a mold and your color palette to create a unique fused glass plate, platter, or bowl. Afterwards, tour the studio and mingle while enjoying beer, wine, and light refreshments. No experience necessary. All materials and tools are provided. Please wear or bring a change of clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty in. Closed-toe shoes are required in the hot and warm glass studios.

November 18, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-5:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $34.00 / Non-Members: $40.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 13-17

Create a one of a kind amplifier for your cellphone while learning and utilizing the techniques of handbuilding in the GoggleWorks Ceramics Studio. This fun amplifier will allow you to boost the volume of your device without electronic speakers.

Explore different GoggleWorks Studios through a series of Saturday workshops all designed to introduce you to materials and the process of making within the studio environment. No experience necessary to join this sampler and find your creative fit.

 

November 18—November 19, 2017 / 2 sessions

Saturday & Sunday 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $80.75 / Non-Members: $95.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 18+

Instructor: Martha Ressler
Level: Beginner

Learn the basics of embroidery and create a small finished piece in this 2-day workshop.

Handcrafted Home Series
Home is a place where we gather with friends and loved ones to laugh, eat, and enjoy life. It is easy to overlook how important it is to surround ourselves with meaningful objects living in an age of mass production. The Handcrafted Home series of workshops are designed for all skill levels to, not only learn a new craft, but to enrich your home with handmade objects that are personal and functional.

November 19, 2017 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 7-12, with adult

Come play on the potter’s wheel where you will be guided by one of our skilled instructors through the process of centering clay and throwing different shapes on the wheel. Clay, tools and firing/ processing are included.

An adult must participate in the workshop – the tuition fee covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. Pre-registration is required.

December 2, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

Students will create a set of 4 pressed plates that incorporate texture and pattern. This is a great way for someone of any skill level to create a set of versatile functional pottery that can be used anywhere in the home.

December 2, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: ALL

December 2, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: All

Learn the basics of letterpress through a hands-on process of printing on a vintage platen press with the Master Printers of Paisley Dog Letterpress. Tour a working-museum/print-shop and discuss the history of printing. Students experience the entire process, from composition (hand-setting and locking-up plates) to printing (inking and pulling the press) while creating a holiday card or gift tags, trade work with classmates, and experiment with a variety of techniques and materials.

December 2, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-5:00 PM

Max Students: 10

Members: $34.00 / Non-Members: $40.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 13-17

Explore different GoggleWorks Studios through a series of Saturday workshops all designed to introduce you to materials and the process of making within the studio environment. No experience necessary to join this sampler and find your creative fit.

December 3—December 17, 2017 / 3 sessions

Sundays 12:00 PM-5:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $93.50 / Non-Members: $110.00

Skill Level: All

Ages: 18+

In this 3-day workshop you will glaze bisqueware in preparation for a group reduction firing in GoggleWorks’ downdraft gas kiln. Learn the difference between electric and gas kilns, oxidation and reduction glazes, while taking part in the firing.

December 3, 2017 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-3:00 PM

Max Students: 7

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Come learn to weave a beautiful holiday basket that will be perfect for all of the holiday greeting cards you get in the mail! The basket can also be a beautiful decorative piece.

December 9, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 1:00 PM-3:00 PM

Max Students: 8

Members: $51.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: ALL

December 16, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: ALL

December 9, 2017 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 8

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: ALL

Students will have the option to create their own design, or to select from our designs to screenprint their own wooden holiday ornaments.

December 10, 2017 / 1 session

Sunday 10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Max Students: 12

Members: $34.00 / Non-Members: $40.00

Skill Level: Beginner

Ages: 18+

Do you work with an electric kiln and want to learn more about what it can do? Learn about firing, programming, kiln setters, cones, ramping schedules, error codes and much more. We will look at how to use your kiln so you get the best results possible. Come with questions about electric kilns and firing methods and leave with answers.