SCC’s new Glass Education Center — 460 Hollywood Avenue, Carneys Point, NJ — will run hands-on workshops on the dates below. No experience is necessary, but note age requirements. Also on these dates from 12:30 to 4 pm, the College welcomes the public to the state-of-the-art Center to observe glassmaking in action and browse handmade glass items for sale including pumpkins, flowers, jewelry, vases and paperweights. Admission is free.

Sunday, October 20

  • Fused Halloween Decorations
    1.5 hour session, 12:30 pm-2 pm or 2:30 pm-4 pm
    $40 per person
    Create your very own Halloween inspired window decoration! Participants create their fused glass window ornaments by layering pieces of flat glass and enamels and heating them in a kiln. Ages 4 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Flameworked Halloween Pendants and Stir Sticks
    3 hour session, 1 pm-4 pm
    $55 per person
    Attendees use heat, gravity and simple tools to create their very own glass pendants and themed stir sticks at the torch. Ages 10 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Blown Glass Pumpkins
    1.5 hour session, 12:30 pm-2 pm
    or 2:30 pm-4 pm
    $75
    Participants create a glass pumpkin from the glass furnace. Ages 14 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Sunday, November 17

  • Fused Glass Frames*
    1.5 hour session, 12:30 pm-2 pm
    or 2:30 pm-4 pm
    $50 per person
    Display your favorite photo in your very own glass frame! Participants create their own
    4” x 6” fused glass picture frame by layering pieces of flat glass and enamels and heating them in a kiln. Ages 4 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Flameworked Fall Pendants and More
    3 hour session, 1 pm-4 pm
    $55 per person
    We will use autumn leaves as our inspiration for this workshop! Attendees use heat, gravity and simple tools to create their very own glass pendants and other decorative items at the torch. Ages 10 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Blown Glass Pumpkins*
    1.5 hour session, 12:30pm-2 pm
    or 2:30 pm-4 pm
    $75
    Participants create a glass pumpkin from the glass furnace. Ages 14 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Sunday, December 8

  • Fused Glass Ornaments*
    1.5 hour session from 12:30 pm-2 pm
    or 2:30 pm-4 pm
    $40 per person
    Participants create their beautiful fused glass ornaments to display on their tree or in a window by layering pieces of flat glass and enamels and heating them in a kiln. Ages 4 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Flameworked Icicles
    3 hour session from 1 pm-4 pm
    $55 per person
    Attendees use heat, gravity and simple tools to create glass icicles that can be transformed into pendants and ornaments. Ages 10 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Blown Glass Ornaments*
    1.5 hour sessions between 12:30 pm-2 pm
    or 2:30 pm-4 pm
    $65
    Participants create beautiful blown glass ornaments from the furnace. Ages 14 and up. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.*Items made in this workshop will need to be picked up at a later date.

To register, visit www.salemcc.edu/glass/workshops.
For more information, email kdeady@salemcc.edu or call 856.351.2234.

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