Classes

Classes

Studio classes are offered year-round, in a variety of techniques, for all skill levels and are taught by top international glassmaking artists and instructors. With a staff that's passionate about glass and helps to take care of all your needs while you are here, you'll find it easy to concentrate on learning all you can about glass during your time in Corning.

Due to COVID-19, all Studio classes must comply with our Health and Safety protocol. Winter 2021 one-week classes have been cancelled. Spring and Summer 2021 classes will be published below on December 15, 2020. Join our email list to be notified when classes are announced.  

Spring and fall class registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. If a class is full you can add yourself to a waiting list. As space opens, we will contact you. Experience has shown that we do receive cancellations and people do get into classes from waiting lists.

Summer and winter classes are filled by a lottery process. Applications must be received by March 15 for summer classes and October 15 for winter classes. There is a non-refundable application fee of $20 to apply for up to two classes and $10 for each additional class. After the lottery process, if spaces are still available they will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If a class is oversubscribed, you will be placed on a waiting list. We do receive cancellations and people do get into classes from waiting lists. If a space opens we will contact you immediately.

We will notify you by email by March 30 for summer classes and October 30 for winter classes of your class status. Full payment must be received by May 15 for summer classes and December 1 for winter classes.

After May 1 and December 1, when all payments have been made, we know if a class still has openings. We encourage you to contact us by email at [email protected] or by phone at +1 (607) 438-5100 after these dates to see if there are still openings and before applying. Submitting an application requires an application fee. Experience has shown that we receive cancellations and people do get into classes from waiting lists.

Besides a lot of hands-on learning, classes at The Studio offer a lot of special opportunities just for students. Here is a list of some favorite things to do while a Studio student.

Age restrictions apply.

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Class Results (19)

Online Course: An Introduction to Venetian-Style Glassblowing
Online Course: An Introduction to Venetian-Style Glassblowing
William Gudenrath
Technique: 
Glassblowing
Level: 
Intermediate
Date: 
October 5 - December 7, 2020 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Ten-Week Session
Statement Jewelry
Statement Jewelry
Christa Westbrook
Technique: 
Flameworking
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
October 5 - December 7, 2020 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Ten-Week Session
 
Online Course: Glassworking Through the Ages
Online Course: Glassworking Through the Ages
William Gudenrath
Technique: 
Glass History
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
October 6 - December 15, 2020 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Ten-Week Session
Online Course: Borosilicate Flameworking
Online Course: Borosilicate Flameworking
Stephen Brucker
Technique: 
Flameworking
Level: 
Intermediate
Date: 
October 6 - December 8, 2020 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Ten-Week Session
 
Cool Fall Evenings with Hot Glass Casting
Cool Fall Evenings with Hot Glass Casting
Jeremy Unterman
Technique: 
Furnace Casting
Level: 
Intermediate
Date: 
October 6 - December 8, 2020 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Ten-Week Session
Online Course: Exploring Kiln Cast & Cold Worked Glass
Online Course: Exploring Kiln Cast & Cold Worked Glass
Richard Whiteley
Technique: 
Kiln Working and Cold Working
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
October 7 - December 16, 2020 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Ten-Week Session
 
Fused Glass Mosaics
Fused Glass Mosaics
Janet Dalecki
Technique: 
Kiln Working
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
October 24 - 25, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
Borosilicate Marbles: Tiny Worlds Within
Borosilicate Marbles: Tiny Worlds Within
Miles Parker
Technique: 
Flameworking
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
October 24 - 25, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
 
Cold Working Hacks
Cold Working Hacks
Richard Whiteley
Technique: 
Cold Working
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
October 24 - 25, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
Dots & More Dots!
Dots & More Dots!
Phil Rogerson
Technique: 
Flameworking
Level: 
Advanced-Beginner
Date: 
October 31, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
One-Day Workshop
 
Cane if You're Able
Cane if You're Able
Dane Jack
Technique: 
Glassblowing
Level: 
Advanced
Date: 
October 31 - November 1, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
Level 2: Stained Glass Window Building
Level 2: Stained Glass Window Building
Joseph Barlett
Technique: 
Stained Glass
Level: 
Advanced-Beginner
Date: 
October 31 - November 1, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
 
Twisty Ornaments and Icicles
Twisty Ornaments and Icicles
Phil Rogerson
Technique: 
Flameworking
Level: 
Intermediate
Date: 
November 1, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
One-Day Workshop
Online Course: Designing a Flameshop
Online Course: Designing a Flameshop
Harry Seaman
Technique: 
Flameworking
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
November 4 - 18, 2020 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Three-Week
 
Color Techniques at the Furnace
Color Techniques at the Furnace
Jeremy Unterman
Technique: 
Glassblowing
Level: 
Intermediate
Date: 
November 7 - 8, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
Some Like it Cold: The Art of the Grind
Some Like it Cold: The Art of the Grind
Chris Giordano
Technique: 
Cold Working
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
November 7 - 8, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
 
Basic Jewelry Making
Basic Jewelry Making
Christa Westbrook
Technique: 
Flameworking
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
November 7 - 8, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
Glass is Half Full
Glass is Half Full
Darin Denison
Technique: 
Glassblowing
Level: 
Advanced
Date: 
November 14 - 15, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop
 
Sandblasting & Photosandblasting Glass
Sandblasting & Photosandblasting Glass
Denise Stillwaggon Leone
Technique: 
Cold Working
Level: 
All Levels
Date: 
November 14 - 15, 2020 9:00am to 4:00pm
Weekend Workshop