Hours: Weekdays 10-6. Weekends 11-5.

Collective Visions II

Nicholas Street Gallery 1301 Nicholas Street, Omaha, NE

Exhibition made possible by a group of photographers brought together under Will Fields Photography Cover Art:  Dancer by Margaret West Artistic expression can be enjoyed in a variety of forms such as: painting, drawing, sculpting and yes photography.  Photography is a venue of self expression—to describe and convey what you thought was so cool or so […]

Glassblowing Weekend Workshop

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This workshop is for someone interested in pursuing glass blowing or a more hands-on experience. This two day session is Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Learn the art of hand-blown glass in this immersive two-day workshop Learn the basics of gathering, marvering, jacking and blocking Progress to making various glass vessels Learn […]

Intermediate Marble Class

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This is an intermediate class. Students will learn to create marbles and off mandrel work taught by Chris Haussler of Pixybug Designs. Chris will cover dichroic vortex marbles, using the kiln to heat pieces for pick up or to garage them for multiple part assembly, and a multi layered marble. Saturday, June 3, 10 a.m. […]

SOLD OUT: Pottery: Beginning Throwing

Hot Shops Pottery Studio 111 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

4-Week Beginning Throwing with Rob Johnson. Saturdays, beginning June 3 All firings, glazes, and 25lbs of clay are included. A beginning set of throwing tools are provided for the duration of the class.  You will need to bring an apron and old towel to use during class. In addition to class time, participants can schedule […]

Intro to Borosilicate Glass Torchwork

Crystal Forge 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Torchworking is a method of heating and shaping glass over a torch to create beads, paperweights, small sculptures, and more. In this two hour class, students will learn to work with the torch and melt glass into a small pendant. Instructors: Jon Bleicher or Tom Friedman All materials provided. Hot Shops members receive 10% off this […]

All Levels Figure Drawing Session

Studio 315 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

This Figure Drawing Session will give artists the opportunity to practice their drawing skills and explore different styles and techniques. This is a non-instructional, group drawing session. Each session will be 2 hours long with 3-20 minute intervals for the model, followed by a short break. Students attending the session in collaboration with the model, […]

Wave Bracelets

Hot Shops Studio 220 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

During this class you will make two bracelets, one in silver and the other in your choice of copper or brass. These hammer formed bracelets are fun to make and a great way to relieve some stress, catch up with old friends or make some new ones. For all classes minimum age requirement is 16. […]

Silver Stacking Rings

Hot Shops Studio 220 1301 Nicholas St., Omaha, NE

Join Angela Szelag in the studio for this one day stacking rings workshop. This is a beginning level introduction to silversmithing and the basics of soldering. No experience necessary. All materials are provided. For all classes minimum age requirement is 16. Workshops are non-refundable. *If you are affected by Covid or suspect that you may have […]

Sew a Dress

Hot Shops Studio 309 1301 Nicholas St., NE

A beginner/intermediate sewing class, appropriate for all ages. I will assume that you know how to use a sewing machine. If you have taken my Learn to Sew class - you are ready to make a dress! During this class learn how to use a sewing pattern to make a dress. We will use the […]

Adult Learn to Sew – Throw Pillow

Hot Shops Studio 309 1301 Nicholas St., NE

A beginner sewing class During this class learn how to use a sewing machine, how to measure and cut fabric and sew an envelope cover for a pillow form. This class is perfect for anyone who want to learn how to use a sewing machine and make their first project, or needs to refresh their […]

More to come…

Future exhibits and shows are announced all the time.
Please stay tuned.


DATES & TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE! Please refer to this page for updates as the event draws near. Artist receptions are often held the first Friday or Saturday of the month (your best bet is to come around 6-7 pm), unless otherwise noted. Galleries are often attended by a curator Saturday and Sunday, Noon-4pm, or by appointment at (402) 342-6452. Otherwise, shows can be viewed during normal business hours. When in doubt, contact us.