October 17, 2018 / 1 session

Wednesday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a glass pumpkin. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a one-of-a-kind centerpiece for the fall season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist.

October 20, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $55.25 / Non-Members: $65.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Create a beautiful piece of jewelry while learning the basics of enameling (the application of color by fusing sifted powdered glass onto copper). Techniques that will be explored include stenciling, drawing with pencil, rubber stamps, and sgraffito.

All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist. 

October 20, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a glass pumpkin. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a one-of-a-kind centerpiece for the fall season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist.

October 25, 2018 / 1 session

Thursday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $34.00 / Non-Members: $40.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Get a great introduction to working with borosilicate glass and the torch. In this two-hour workshop, make a beautiful glass pendant by applying color to a clear rod of glass. Take it home and make a beautiful necklace for yourself or to give as a gift.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes, long pants, hair tie are required.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist. 

October 26, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $95.00 / Non-Members: $95.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of one of our most popular studios then get hands-on experience in glassblowing by making a tumbler or stemless wine glass under the guidance of our professional glass blowers.

This October, GoggleWorks is partnering with the LGBT CENTER of Greater Reading to celebrate LGBT History. A portion of all October Maker Date registration proceeds will go to help the LGBT Center serve the Greater Reading community. Join us and make a difference!

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes are required.

For general course policies click here.

October 26, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $45.00 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us at GoggleWorks for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of our most popular studio and then have 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 Ceramic studio’s selection.

Please wear clothing you do not mind getting dirty.

This October, GoggleWorks is partnering with the LGBT CENTER of Greater Reading to celebrate LGBT History. A portion of all October Maker Date registration proceeds will go to help the LGBT Center serve the Greater Reading community. Join us and make a difference!

All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist. 

October 26, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $60.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us at GoggleWorks for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of one of our most popular studios and then have our instructors guide you through picking a mold and your color palette to create a unique glass plate, platter or bowl.

This October, GoggleWorks is partnering with the LGBT CENTER of Greater Reading to celebrate LGBT History. A portion of all October Maker Date registration proceeds will go to help the LGBT Center serve the Greater Reading community. Join us and make a difference !

For general course policies click here.

October 27, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Learn the fundamentals of woodturning, including safe use of the lathe and lathe tools, turning gouges, and chisels, as you transform a square blank of hardwood into a beautiful rolling pin. Leave with basic skills that can be applied to a wide range of future turning projects.  

All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

October 27, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $25.00 / Non-Members: $25.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Make a hand-built bowl and help someone in need. Souper Bowl Workshops at GoggleWorks support Opportunity House’s annual Souper Bowl Fundraiser. For each workshop registration, a GoggleWorks ceramic studio artist will donate a bowl to Opportunity House’s annual Souper Bowl Fundraiser. Opportunity House, located in downtown Reading, 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 more information, visit opphouse.org. Private Souper Bowl Workshops are available for groups of between 8 and 20. They make a great hands-on experience for both corporate, adult, and youth groups. Contact our Programs Department for pricing and availability. All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

October 27, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $80.75 / Non-Members: $95.00

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

A continuation of Welding Basics, this one-day intensive workshop further explores form, concepts, and tools used by metal artists, including the plasma torch, MIG welder, and a number of hand and power tools.
Prerequisite: Welding Basics or equivalent experience.

All welding tools and basic safety equipment such as glasses, gloves, jackets, etc. will be provided by GoggleWorks.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist.

October 29, 2018 / 1 session

Monday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a glass pumpkin. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a one-of-a-kind centerpiece for the fall season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

November 3, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $42.50 / Non-Members: $50.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Make a one-of-a-kind wooden spoon or cooking utensil using both power tools and traditional hand tools. Learn to orient your piece of wood for strength and efficient carving while using a variety of techniques and grips to remove material.

All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

November 4, 2018 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a glass pumpkin. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a one-of-a-kind centerpiece for the fall season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist. 

November 10, 2018 / 1 session

Sunday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $55.25 / Non-Members: $65.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Ages: 7-12

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. All supplies included. Pre-registration is required.

For general course policies click here.

November 10, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 12:00 PM-3:00 PM

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Wine down as you make four different glass beads in our flameworking studio. While they cool to room temperature, sculpt a small solid glass object to create a wine topper. Clean and string the beads onto jump rings, and attach them to the wine topper. Leave with a complete set! All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

November 10, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Ages: 7-12

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. 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. All supplies included. Pre-registration is required.

For general course policies click here.

November 14, 2018 / 1 session

Wednesday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $25.00 / Non-Members: $25.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Make a hand-built bowl and help someone in need. Souper Bowl Workshops at GoggleWorks support Opportunity House’s annual Souper Bowl Fundraiser. For each workshop registration, a GoggleWorks ceramic studio artist will donate a bowl to Opportunity House’s annual Souper Bowl Fundraiser. Opportunity House, located in downtown Reading, 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 more information, visit opphouse.org. Private Souper Bowl Workshops are available for groups of between 8 and 20. They make a great hands-on experience for both corporate, adult, and youth groups. Contact our Programs Department for pricing and availability. All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

November 14, 2018 / 1 session

Wednesday 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: All Levels

In this new Handcrafted Home workshop, learn how to prepare, construct, glue and finish your own handmade cutting board. Starting with raw unfinished hardwoods, you will learn how to use tablesaws, bandsaws, sanders and routers along with different finishing techniques. In just three hours leave GoggleWorks with a beautiful cutting board perfect for any kitchen.

All supplies included. 

Note: In order to complete this project in a short time frame, some initial prep work is required. Done by GoggleWorks before class, all steps will be fully demonstrated in class.

For general course policies click here.

November 15, 2018 / 1 session

Thursday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a round-shaped ornament. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a ready-to-hang decoration for the holiday season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

November 15, 2018 / 1 session

Thursday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Learn how to construct your own handmade coffee mug using stoneware clay and handbuilding techniques. After your cup is glazed and fired, take it over to Benchwarmers Coffee & Doughnuts in West Reading, where they’ll fill it up for $1.00! 

All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

November 17, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $29.75 / Non-Members: $35.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Ages: 7-12

Bring the family and spend a couple of hours making keepsake holiday ornaments to decorate the house or give as a gift. Using cookie cutters to create festive shapes, you’ll decorate them with Majolica (colored) glazes. Once fired in the kiln, they’ll be ready to hang. An adult must participate in the workshop – the tuition fee covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. All supplies included. Pre-registration is required.

For general course policies click here.

November 17, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-4:00 PM

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Learn the basic process of slip casting while creating a unique porcelain sculptural vessel. You will leave this workshop understanding how the casting process works along with how different materials such as casting clay and plaster can be used to create interesting ceramic works.

All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

November 30, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $95.00 / Non-Members: $95.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of one of our most popular studios then get hands-on experience in glassblowing by making a tumbler or stemless wine glass under the guidance of our professional glass blowers.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes are required.

For general course policies click here.

November 30, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $60.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us at GoggleWorks for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of one of our most popular studios and then have our instructors guide you through picking a mold and your color palette to create a unique glass plate, platter or bowl.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes are required.

For general course policies click here.

November 30, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $45.00 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us at GoggleWorks for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of our most popular studio and then have 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 Ceramic studio’s selection.

All supplies included. Please wear clothing you do not mind getting dirty.

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist. 

December 1, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a round-shaped ornament. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a ready-to-hang decoration for the holiday season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

December 1, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 12:00 PM-5:00 PM

Members: $51.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Students will created a three-dimensional star while learning the basics of creating in stained glass, including cutting, shaping, foiling, and soldering. It’s the perfect holiday ornament!

For general course policies click here.

Please click register below to join waitlist. 

December 8, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a round-shaped ornament. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a ready-to-hang decoration for the holiday season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

December 8, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 1:00 PM-3:00 PM

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Ages: 7-12

Safely break and shape different pieces of glass to create unique ornaments. Your work will get set up in the kiln with a copper hook and lightly fused to create texture. Designs will be provided or come with your own! An adult must participate in the workshop – the tuition fee covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. All supplies included. Pre-registration is required.

For general course policies click here.

December 8, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Members: $51.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Gain hands-on experience in flameworking while you learn how to form and sculpt borosilicate glass with a torch. Leave with several one-of-a-kind glass hanging icicles to spruce up your winter holiday season. All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

December 8, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 1:00 PM-3:00 PM

Members: $51.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Gain hands-on experience in flameworking while you learn how to form and sculpt borosilicate glass with a torch. Leave with several one-of-a-kind glass hanging icicles to spruce up your winter holiday season. All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

December 9, 2018 / 1 session

Sunday 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Ages: 7-12

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. 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. All supplies included. Pre-registration is required.

For general course policies click here.

December 9, 2018 / 1 session

Sunday 12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Members: $55.25 / Non-Members: $65.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Ages: 7-12

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. All supplies included. Pre-registration is required.

For general course policies click here.

December 9, 2018 / 1 session

Sunday 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Members: $29.75 / Non-Members: $35.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Ages: 7-12

Bring the family and spend a couple of hours making keepsake holiday ornaments to decorate the house or give as a gift. Using cookie cutters to create festive shapes, you’ll decorate them with Majolica (colored) glazes. Once fired in the kiln, they’ll be ready to hang. An adult must participate in the workshop – the tuition fee covers one individual and you must register for each adult and child attending. All supplies included. Pre-registration is required.

For general course policies click here.

December 14, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $25.00 / Non-Members: $25.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Make a hand-built bowl and help someone in need. Souper Bowl Workshops at GoggleWorks support Opportunity House’s annual Souper Bowl Fundraiser. For each workshop registration, a GoggleWorks ceramic studio artist will donate a bowl to Opportunity House’s annual Souper Bowl Fundraiser. Opportunity House, located in downtown Reading, 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 more information, visit opphouse.org. Private Souper Bowl Workshops are available for groups of between 8 and 20. They make a great hands-on experience for both corporate, adult, and youth groups. Contact our Programs Department for pricing and availability. All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

December 15, 2018 / 1 session

Saturday 12:00 PM-2:00 PM

Members: $68.00 / Non-Members: $80.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Get some hands-on experience with glassblowing as you learn how to gather hot glass from the furnace, add color, and sculpt it into a round-shaped ornament. No experience necessary. Our artists will guide you through the process of making a ready-to-hang decoration for the holiday season.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes required.

For general course policies click here.

December 16, 2018 / 1 session

Sunday 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

Members: $38.25 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Learn how to construct your own handmade coffee mug using stoneware clay and handbuilding techniques. After your cup is glazed and fired, take it over to Benchwarmers Coffee & Doughnuts in West Reading, where they’ll fill it up for $1.00! 

All supplies included.

For general course policies click here.

December 17, 2018 / 1 session

Monday 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Members: $63.75 / Non-Members: $75.00

Skill Level: All Levels

In this new Handcrafted Home workshop, learn how to prepare, construct, glue and finish your own handmade cutting board. Starting with raw unfinished hardwoods, you will learn how to use tablesaws, bandsaws, sanders and routers along with different finishing techniques. In just three hours leave GoggleWorks with a beautiful cutting board perfect for any kitchen.

All supplies included. 

Note: In order to complete this project in a short time frame, some initial prep work is required. Done by GoggleWorks before class, all steps will be fully demonstrated in class.

For general course policies click here.

December 21, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $60.00 / Non-Members: $60.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us at GoggleWorks for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of one of our most popular studios and then have our instructors guide you through picking a mold and your color palette to create a unique glass plate, platter or bowl.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes are required.

For general course policies click here.

December 21, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $95.00 / Non-Members: $95.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of one of our most popular studios then get hands-on experience in glassblowing by making a tumbler or stemless wine glass under the guidance of our professional glass blowers.

All supplies included. Closed-toe shoes are required.

For general course policies click here.

December 21, 2018 / 1 session

Friday 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Members: $45.00 / Non-Members: $45.00

Skill Level: All Levels

Grab your loved ones and join us at GoggleWorks for a creative night out! During our Maker Dates you will enjoy beer, wine, and light fare supplied by Belly Kitchen & Drinkery. Get a tour of our most popular studio and then have 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 Ceramic studio’s selection.

All supplies included. Please wear clothing you do not mind getting dirty. 

For general course policies click here.